Governor John Bel Edwards Invites Grambling State Concert Choir to Perform at Inauguration

Three Louisiana Choirs to Unite on the Capital Steps, January 13, 2020

GRAMBLING, La – January 10, 2020 – Grambling State University’s Concert Choir will perform during second inauguration of Governor John Bel Edwards. The ceremony will take place at the Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge at 11:30 a.m. on January 13, 2020.

Grambling State’s Concert Choir will be joined by choirs from Centenary College and Southern University to perform gospel numbers, “Total Praise” and “Order My Steps,” featuring lead vocals from Fall 2019 graduate, Ruth God.

“Our choir is honored for the opportunity to support Governor Edwards in his second inauguration,” said Natorshau Davis, Grambling State’s Choral Director. “Our students are excited to kick off a year filled with exceptional choral opportunities by partnering with voices from Southern University and Centenary College.”

Louisiana Public Broadcasting will provide live streaming of the inauguration from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at

Following this collaboration, the Grambling State Choir looks forward to a Cultural Arts Tour in Paris, France, June 5 – 14, 2020.

Additional upcoming GSU Choir performances include:
MLK Commemoration Concert 
Sunday, January 19, 2020
6:00 PM
Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Grambling

Paris 2020 Fundraiser sponsored by the Monroe-Ouachita Chapter of GUNAA
Sunday, February 9, 2020
5:00 PM
Little Flower of Jesus Catholic Church

Paris 2020 Fundraisers sponsored by the Houston Chapters of GUNNA
Sunday, February 15-16, 2020
10:00 AM Service
Bethel Institutional Missionary Baptist Church

Sunday, February 16, 2020
1:00 PM Service and 5:00 PM Concert
Wheeler Ave Baptist Church

Sunday, February 23, 2020
11:00 AM Service
St. James Missionary Baptist Church, Fayetteville, AR

Celebration of Women’s History Month Concert
Tuesday, March 3, 2019
7:00 PM
Trinity United Methodist Church of Ruston
To request a Grambling State University Concert Choir performance at your occasion or for more information concerning the Choir, please contact the Choral Department at or 318-274-2106.