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PHOTO ESSAY | Honoring a Seattle Icon: Pastor Patrinell Wright

by Susan Fried


Over the 25 years I’ve worked as a photojournalist, I’ve photographed Pastor Patrinell Wright and the Total Experience Gospel Choir literally hundreds of times. Pat and the TEGC seemed to be at almost every event I covered. They sang at the annual July 4 Naturalization Ceremony at Seattle Center, the gathering of Black families called the ROOTS Family Celebration, the Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at Garfield High School — basically any meaningful event in Seattle, Pat and her choir were there. 

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Total Experience Gospel Choir Gives Farewell Performance at The Moore

Story and Photos by Susan Fried

The line of people wrapped around Moore Theatre and all the way to Third Avenue on October 7, folks eagerly waiting to see the final concert of the Total Experience Gospel Choir and it’s incredible leader, Patrinell Wright.

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