A native of Philadelphia, sought-after educator and John F. Kennedy Medal winner, Jeremy Scott Winston first presented his gospel choir to Czech audiences at the Prague Proms Festival in the summer of 2015 and then again in 2016. Hosted by the Smetana Hall of the Municipal House and accompanied by the Czech National Symphony Orchestra, this time they’ll be performing hits such as Come Alive (Greatest Showman, 2017), Joyful Joyful Lord, We Adore Thee (Sister in Action 2, 1993), I Got the Victory and I Love the Lord.
Founded in 2012, that very same year the world-famous chorale took centre stage at the prestigious and largest competition in choral singing The World Choir Games in Cincinnati, USA, reigning supreme there in the gospel category. Since that victory, the acclaimed Jeremy Winston Chorale has appeared at a great extraordinary concerts and left an indelible mark on the music community.
In December 2012, after US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle booked The Jeremy Winston Chorale to play at the White House, the ensemble shot to stardom. For obvious reasons, they visited the office of the President of the United States of America on a handful of occasions following on from this.