Prentice Knight
(Dayton, Ohio)

Prentice M. Knight, Sr. has been sharing his musical gift with the world for over 20 years. A lifelong resident of Dayton, Ohio, he began playing by ear at age seven; upon the death of his father and mentor Phillip Knight Sr. In 1997, he became the organist for his home church, Faith Deliverance COGIC. His Pentecostal upbringing combined with a jazz discipline and the elements of funk native to southern Ohio create a peculiar sound, heard easily when he plays. A full-time musician since 2004, Prentice has and currently serves as a musician for several local churches | artists | institutions, and is highly respected amongst his peers. In addition, to live performances he engages in production work and consultation. He currently serves as musical director for the Macedonia Baptist Church. His great joy is being a father of twin boys Prentice and Preston.

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