The Funky Divas Come to Hampton UMC!


Hampton United Methodist Church, 525 Lafayette Road, Hampton, NH, is hosting The Funky Divas of Gospel Christmas Concert at 2:00 pm on Sunday, December 11th This one-hour concert which will feature familiar holiday songs and carols as well as combining the musicianship and vocal harmonies the Divas are known for with the traditional and nostalgic music of the season. This concert is suitable for all ages.

A free-will offering will be collected.  All proceeds from this concert will support the outreach and mission programs of the church.

The Funky Divas of Gospel have been a fixture at concert venues in New Hampshire and Maine for over 25 years. The Funky Divas are all about sharing great gospel, bluegrass music.  It is roots.  It is harmony.

The group features three seacoast area singers Diane Arabian, Carolyn Hutton and Vicky Poland, backed by the funky band.  The band is comprised by long time area musicians; guitarist and singer Dan Poland, bassist Tom Kesel, multi-instrumentalist Pete Leavenworth playing pedal steel/dobro/banjo and percussionist Sean Haney.

Since 2010, the group has offered an annual one hour Christmas show of familiar holiday songs and carols.   This show combines the musicianship and vocal harmonies the Divas are known for with the traditional and nostalgic music of the season.

Hope to see you at the concert!