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Elder Askew was born and raised in Norwalk, CT. He
began playing the piano at the tender age of four.   
He acquired his initial music training at Norwalk Music
Studios and continued intermediate classes in classical
music and theory under the instruction of Mrs. Jane Miller.
Elder Askew fostered his musical training at Johnny
Sabsack Music Studios in Norwalk, CT.

In 1972 he founded the Norwalk Youth Community
Concert Choir, which was comprised of youth and
young adults.  The choir traveled throughout the East
coast rendering gospel music.  Under the direction of
Elder Askew, the choir expanded to more than 200
participants over a seventeen-year period.

In addition to orchestrating and playing music, Elder
Askew is also an accomplished play write, producer and
recording artist.  He has served as the Minister of Music at
several ministries in Fairfield County, CT.  He is currently
the Minister of Music and Organist for Bethel A.M.E.
Church, Bridgeport, CT.

Elder Askew is a 2003 graduate of Virginia Union University
Theological seminary in conjunction with the
Connecticut Institute of Christian Religion.  He
accomplished a four years certification in
communications and Christian doctrine and is also a
member of the Hampton University Minister’s Conference
Organist and Directors Guild, Hampton, VA.  
Elder Charles L. Askew