Oh Happy Day! Goin’ Back to Gospel
Child Ages 4-11. Student Ages 12-17
Featuring a “supergroup” of talented vocalists and highlights some of the greatest, classic gospel songs of all time!
Kim Boyce Koreiba is a former Miss Florida and Top Ten Semi-Finalist in the Miss America Pageant who went on to a highly successful career in Christian music. She produced 8 CCM albums, had 11 #1 Hit songs on Christian Radio, and has toured extensively in the US and abroad. Kim has authored 7 books, and is a vibrant speaker who uses her talents to communicate her passions for walking with God, being a godly wife and mother, and living a faith-filled life.
Gary Lee Koreiba was born in Port Huron, MI, and grew up loving music. In fact, singing is all he ever wanted to do. At 18, he joined a Christian band, and by the age of 22 had moved to Nashville, TN, where he got the highly sought-after job of singing background vocals for Contemporary Christian singer Russ Taff. When not on the road, he sang national jingles for companies such as Ford, Pontiac, and Subway, as well as singing with gospel great, Bill Gaither, on the Homecoming Video Series.
Allen Asbury released his first Contemporary Christian album, and Billboard Magazine called him “a major new talent.” Allen is an acclaimed singer who played the role of Peter in “The Promise” in Branson and around the world. Allen is the worship pastor at Grace Community Assembly in Branson, and he and his wife, Heidi, have two children, Teagan and Tensley.
Debra Paxton has sung background vocals for artists of every musical genre. She was literally raised in the recording studio. Her father is rock ‘n roll/ gospel music legend, Gary S. Paxton. He remembers Debra playing the drums in his Hollywood recording studio when she was 3 years old!