“Praise You Lord” is an underground praise and worship gospel music show. The show broadcasts Christian performing artists who are undiscovered, unsigned, and independent of big record labels. “Praise You Lord” is a voice for inspirational music as well as personal interviews, testimonies, new releases, and concert information.
Host Jeffrey Zagaria has been a recommitted Catholic Christian since 1992. After leaving the church during his late teens he had a personal revelation which lead him back in his early twenties. Since 1992 Zagaria has been involved as a traveling missionary, Bible teacher, radio show host, praise and worship leader, choir director, song writer, Gospel music performer, music teacher, free lance inventor, and music producer/engineer. Jeffrey has been granted awards for his dedication to the community in Massachusetts and Florida as well as the James B. Francis Award for undergraduate research while he studied at University of Massachusetts. Zagaria earned a B.S. in Electrical Engineering with a minor in fine arts from UMASS Lowell in 1994. He has obtained a Master’s class diploma from New England Conservatory for Gospel Music Studies in 2000. Zagaria began learning piano at an early age from his dad who is also a professional musician. His dad Pasquale “Pat” Zagaria owned and lead an orchestra under his name as well as taught piano and organ. Jeffrey performed for a two year season with Celine Dionne, Reba McKintire, in their Boston, MA performances, with an elite, small gospel group, beefing up their backing vocals with a gospel flair. He also performed with the Boston Pops Gospel Choir and Boston Pops for several years. Zagaria is the owner and operator of Zagaria Vocal Academy LLC, the first online vocal and music academy. Zagaria Vocal Academy LLC and Zagaria Music Studio is headquartered in Boca Raton, FL where “Praise You Lord” is produced and engineered.