Listen to Shades of Praise featured in the new Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana: Our Home, New Day commercials composed and sung by Jep Epstein

Visit a Shades of Praise Rehearsal

NOTICE: Shades will be taking a summer break from rehearsals in July, we will resume on Thursday, August 4th.

Prospective members and visitors are welcome to join our rehearsals at any time.  Rehearsals take place on Thursday nights at 7:30 pm at the Loyola University Communications & Music Complex, 2nd floor, room 230.  The Music building is located at the corner of St. Charles Avenue and Calhoun Street, New Orleans, LA; steps from the Saint Charles Streetcar.

Shades Makes Number 3 on Gambit’s Bucket List

In September 2014, Gambit Magazine’s 21 Guide added “Check out a rehearsal of the Shades of Praise gospel choir at Loyola University on Thursday night” as item 3 on their Bucket List, a checklist of things to experience while you live in New Orleans!Gambit's 21 Bucket List Cover
No 3 on Gamibt Bucket List