Music

"I would that all the arts, and music in particular, be used in the service of God who hath given and created them" — Martin Luther

Music Ministry at First Pres seeks to provide uplifting music for the worship services of the church and to provide training for those desire to sing/play in the choirs.  
All choirs are directed by Pat Rowlett and Susan Mabie, with the assistance of Vance Harper Jones, Dru Wilkins, and Maggie Wright.  
New choir members are always welcome.
Please contact Pat Rowlett or Susan Mabie if you are interested.

Music opportunities

Preschool Choir

Ages 3 and 4 years — Wednesdays, 11:45am—12:15pm in Ministry Center Room 2.08

An informal educational experience for young singers, using games, play activities, songs and rhythms to introduce musical concepts.


Kinderchoir

Grades K and 1 — Tuesdays, 3:30pm—4:30pm — Ministry Center Room 2.08

An introduction to singing, musical symbols and terminology, using songs, games, instruments and handchimes.


Covenant Choir

Grades 2 through 5 — Mondays, 4:00pm—5:15pm — Ministry Center Room 2.08

A comprehensive, age-based musical experience, utilizing handchimes, handbells and Orff instruments. Members are introduced to rhythms, intervals, and how to read musical symbols, intervals and rhythms. The choir sings at worship services throughout the year and performs an annual musical.


Confirmation Choir

Grades 6 through 12 — Sundays, 4:30pm—5:30pm — Ministry Center Room 2.08

An advanced choir, singing 2 and 3 part music, and ringing handbells


Daybreak Choir (8:25 service) and Sanctuary Choir (10:55 service)

Adults — Thursdays, 7pm—Ministry Center Room 2.08

Our principal choirs for Sunday Services, special worship services, and performances of major choral works


Resurrection Singers

Adults — 1st & 2nd Wednesdays, 6:00pm — Ministry Center Room 2.08

Choir that sings on Sunday each month, offering newly composed Christian music and old favorites. The Resurrection Singers are led by Susan Mabie, accompanied by Cindy Sutton.


Sanctuary Bells (Handbell Choir)

Adults — Sundays, 5:45pm — Sanctuary

An advanced handbell choir, playing 5+ octaves of Schulmerich Handbells, and 5 octaves of Malmark Handchimes. Activities include participation in worship services, weddings, the Candlelight Service in December, Spring Ring, and festivals.




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