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Music

Music
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Oct

MUSIC

Choirs

CHANCEL CHOIR

The Chancel Choir is a group of youth and adults (beginning with those youth in grades 7) who sing at the 11:00 service on Sundays from September through May as well as Thanksgiving Eve Service, Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, and Good Friday. The choir sings are variety of music—contemporary and traditional. Choir rehearses each Wednesday from 7:45-9:00 in the choir room.

New members are always welcome.

The Chancel Choir is directed by Mike McClintock. Contact Mike at 330-725-4943 if you are interested in learning more about choir.

The Chancel Choir also presents a Christmas Cantata with a full orchestra, a Lenten Cantata on Good Friday with chamber orchestra, and Easter Sunday services with brass ensemble.

CANTATA CHOIR

The Cantata Choir is for those who love to sing but cannot attend the regular Chancel Choir schedule. Beginning the first Wednesday of October going through middle December and then again in the spring leading up to Easter, the Cantata Choir rehearses in preparation for these special worship services.The Cantata Choir meets in the choir room from 7:45-8:15 (going until 8:45 when approaching Cantata services).

Please contact Mike McClintock (330-725-4943) in the ministry office or email him if you would like to know more about these two special worship experiences.

CHILDRENS CHOIR

The Children’s Choir rehearses from 6:30-7:30 in the choir room on Wednesday evening as a part of the church-wide Wednesday Night Community. Children in Kindergarten through the 6th Grade are invited to attend. Rehearsals begin the first Wednesday of October and conclude the week of the Christmas Program.

The Children’s Choir will reconvene in the spring in conjunction with Wednesday Night Community running prior to Easter. The Children present an Easter program on Palm Sunday of each year. Along with the singing of these special programs, there are also opportunities for drama and acting. Some extra practices may be required for this.

If you have any questions regarding the Children’s Music Ministry please contact the ministry office or email Mike at msm17@zips.uakron.edu.

 

Bells

TONE CHIMES

The Tone chimes is a bell choir for children in grades 3-6. They meet each Wednesday evening in conjunction with the Children’s Choir rehearsals. The Tone Chimes will play at the 9:30 and 11:00 worship services two times a year.

TINKER BELLS

The Tinker Bells is a bell choir for children in Kindergarten through the 2nd Grade. They meet each Wednesday night in conjunction with the Children’s Choir rehearsals. They will play in church at least once per semester of the Children’s Choir season. The Tinker Bells play at the 9:30 and 11:00 services two times a year.

ADULT BELLS

The Adult Bell Choir is the culmination of all the other bell groups. They meet on Sunday evenings from 6:30-7:30 in the Sanctuary. Director Chris Tennant is always looking for new ringers. You can contact her by calling the church office at 330-725-4943.
You can hear this group on the second Sunday of each month at the 8:15 and 11:00 services and occasionally at the 9:30 service. They play a variety of music from traditional, hymns, classical, contemporary and they always find a way to add some new techniques through their music. This group also plays at special worship services throughout the year (Christmas Eve, Maundy Thursday, and Palm Sunday). During the summer season, members from the Adult Bells will form small ensembles and duets. These groups take part of the Summer Special Music offerings.

 

Sunday School Singers

Sunday School Singers is an opportunity to praise God through singing for our youngest church members. This group meets for only 10 minutes every Sunday morning as part of Sunday School hour which runs from 9:30-10:30. The Sunday School Singers is for 3-year olds, 4-year olds, and 5-year olds. They sing occasionally through the year at the 9:30 worship service.