Marcus Jerome Hardy of Crescent City, Florida is the father and originator of the first official Sacred Steel Convention in March of 2000. His mission was to gather sacred steel players from the Keith dominion churches to share their love for God while showcasing their musical gifts with each other on one venue.
Marcus & Kimyetta Hardy
Richard & Felecia Lett
Kashia & Jewell Hunter
Del Ray & Kelli Grace
Since Marcus Hardy began the first Sacred Steel Convention in 2000, others have been inspired to follow in his giant foot steps all across the country. Alvin Lee of Kissimmee, Florida, Shane McCormick of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Deacon Richard and Felecia Lett of Monroeville, Alabama, Kashiah and Jewell Hunter of Atlanta, Georgia, and Del and Kelli Grace of Toledo, Ohio.