Collingsworths, Sherry Anne sing May 24

Published May 6, 2017 at 4:00pm

WHITESBORO —  Singing News 2017 Top 10 Favorites will be in concert when The Collingsworth Family and Sherry Anne perform Wednesday, May 24 at 7 p.m. at Crosspoint Church, 317 Oriskany Blvd.

Advance sale tickets are available for $20 at Sacred Melody, Syracuse; online at; and by appointment at Better Health Chiropractic, Utica, 315-735-1947. Tickets at the door, if available, will be $25. Seating is all general admission; doors open at 6 p.m.

Described as ‘down-to-earth people with a supernatural talent,’ The Collingsworth Family has been honored by fans with Singing News 2017 Top 10 Favorite Artist, Mixed Group, and Musician honors.

The Gospel music group includes Phil and Kim Collingsworth, son Phillip, and daughters Courtney, Brooklyn, and Olivia. In additional to vocal harmony, Phil plays the trumpet, Kim is known for her “anointed mastery” of the piano, Phillip adds guitar, and Brooklyn and Courtney are a violin duo with their first CD released in 2016.

The Collingsworth Family performs internationally, and has filmed concert events at the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Hall and with the Flint, Mich., Symphony Orchestra.

The family is well known in the area, performing Easter evenings on alternate years in Camden, first in a church and then to packed auditorium in the high school since Olivia, the youngest, was 6.

The Collingsworth Family, at the personal invitation of Bill and Gloria Gaither, appeared on a Homecoming Series taping filmed at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, TN. It has also been added as regulars on many of the Gaither Homecoming Concerts, making appearances with Gaithers in the US and Canada.

A 2017 Singing News Top 10 Favorite New Artist honoree, Sherry Anne was born with a bilateral hearing and speech impairment, yet blends a passion for Southern Gospel, Country, and Blues music with her deep faith. She shares an inspirational journey from obstacles early in life, through achieving beauty pageant crowns, athletic awards, academic scholarships, and a doctor of chiropractic degree to finding her mission as a Gospel singer and speaker. She has just released her fifth CD.

Sherry Anne has performed at Dollywood, the National Quartet Convention and across the U.S. While headlining the 2017 God’s Worthy Women conference in South Texas in February, she traveled to northern Mexico to record a public service announcement for the International Christian Centers for the Deaf.

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