FRANKFORT — The Kentucky State University Gospel Ensemble will host its annual Fall Extravaganza Sunday, Nov. 19 at 5:30 p.m. in the Carl H. Smith Auditorium of David H. Bradford Hall on the University’s campus.

“With a new sense of pride and ownership ringing on the hill at Kentucky State, the Gospel Ensemble is adding their voice with a night promised to inspire and encourage all in attendance,” Mario J. Radford, director of the KSU Gospel Ensemble, said.

This year’s theme for the Fall Extravaganza is Favor of God. Working with director Radford is guest director CJ Akins. Troy Culbreth from Cincinnati, Ohio will serve as a special musical alumni guest.

General admission is $5. Student admission is $2. For more information, contact Mario J. Radford at (502) 597-6053 or mario.radford@kysu.edu. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear and support the Kentucky State University Gospel Ensemble.


Kentucky State University, building on its legacy of achievement as a historically black, liberal arts, and 1890 Land Grant University affords access to and prepares a diverse population of traditional and non-traditional students through high-quality undergraduate and select graduate programs. Located in Kentucky, KSU offers associate (two-year) degrees in two disciplines, baccalaureate (four-year) degrees in 24 disciplines, master’s degrees in eight disciplines, and one advanced practice doctorate in nursing. KSU has 129 full-time instructional faculty members and more than 2,000 students.