The Soulful Sounds of Christmas XXIX

29 Years of Stellar Performances at Shoreline Community College


Pastor Pat Wright and the Total Experience Gospel Choir along with guest soloist Nichol Eskridge, will grace the stage again at Shoreline Community College, in the Theater, December 18th, 7:30pm for the 29th year of the “Soulful Sounds of Christmas” musical concert, most of these years being sell out performances. This high-spirited evening of Gospel & Christmas music has been a mainstay at Shoreline Community College benefiting athletics for years and now supporting for Venee’ Ministries a music ministry outreach.

Pastor Pat Wright and the Total Experience Gospel Choir are no strangers to the Pacific NW, with 44 years of performing hand-clapping, foot-stomping, toe-tapping gospel music at various venues in the northwest. Pastor Pat Wright’s music career is very extensive and in 1973 she founded The Total Experience Gospel Choir. The choir is very well known nationally and internationally and have travelled and performed in 38 states, on 5 continents and 22 countries. The Choir consists of persons ages 6-72. The choir has been credited with numerous awards and 7 recordings.

Eskridge is no stranger to the northwest as well, she is a seasoned gospel music talent with performances at local churches, schools, malls and special events including “Keepers of the Dream,” “Black Nativity,” and Duke Ellington Sacred Music Concert,” with the Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra. She started singing in her father’s church at an early age at Calvary Temple, in Savannah, Georgia. She has been featured on several recording projects, and has 4 solo CD projects of her own, “Christmas with Venee,” “Original Love,” “Only By The Spirit,” and “Perfect Gift”, and will be releasing a new 5th CD “Simple Love Song.”

The Soulful Sounds of Christmas XXIX is an evening of spirit-filled music that will start your holiday season on a high note. Tickets range from $15- $20 and can be purchased by calling 206-403-7859. 


Pastor Pat Wright