THE CHRISTIAN WORLD
Remembering the ministry of our own...
DR. RICKEY GRUNDY
Past Organist, Pianist and Director at Mt. Moriah,
a multi-talented, award-winning musician, composer, director and producer. Known throughout the nation for his popular group, The Rickey Grundy Chorale, he mesmerized audiences with his arrangements of tracks such as “Spirit of the Living God,” & “Call Him Up.”
Past Minister of Music/Pianist at Mt. Moriah, Charles is the child of Brother Joe May, a prolific and renown gospel singer of the 1950s and ’60s. Upon his father’s passing in 1972, Charles and Annette – both of them gifted musicians and singers in their own right – got together and released this album as a tribute to him (most of the songs were composed by Charles though there is a long medley of Joe May songs on the album as well).
Past Minister of Music at Mt. Moriah, Thurston G. Frazier (1930-1974) was born in Houston, Texas but the family moved to Los Angeles, CA when he was a child. After singing in the St. Paul Baptist Church choir with J. Earle Himes, Thurston studied music at Los Angeles City College.