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Meet the Team

Wayne Ellington - Founder & Choir Director

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Wayne studied music at Brunel University, London. He developed his distinctive style and passion for music whilst singing in his local church.

He has appeared on various live TV shows and have sung professionally with many celebrities from the UK and internationally from the gospel and secular sector.

Wayne continues to share his passion for singing around the globe, most notably with Manchester Inspirational Voices where his springboard of inspiration lie. He is proud to have established an accessible activity for all to be and feel a part.

M I V Band

The M.I.V band is a team of talented and gifted musicians. They provide the live gospel sound that accompanies the choir during concerts and other events.

Denise Rodgers - Administration

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Meet our wonderfully multi-talented Denise who is your first point of contact. She will update you on all our events, activities and respond to any questions you might have.

Brenda Okioga - Assistant Choir Director

Assistant Choir Director

Brenda has been assistant choir director for over two years. She is a singer-songwriter who has arranged and composed songs for MIV. Brenda has just released her first single Breathe available on stream platforms.