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Music

Christ United Methodist Church

Join a Choir

 

Chancel Choir - Adult Choir                                                           Rehearsals - Wednesdays, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Director: Miki Chelton
The Chancel Choir sings their praises to God and leads the congregation through music and song.  The love of Jesus Christ is expressed through their voices and can be felt throughout the congregation.  This is a warm, open group of people that is always welcoming to new singers.  All abilities and ages are welcome to this ensemble. 

 

Gabriel's Praise - Men's Ensemble                                                Rehearsals - Wednesdays, 8:15pm - 8:45pm
Director:
Miki Chelton

Gabriel's Praise is made up of the men from the Chancel Choir and anyone else who would like to participate.  They meet each week and sing up to 4 times each year.

Sing Alleluia! - Women's Ensemble                                              Rehearsals - Wednesdays, 8:15pm - 8:45pm
Director:
Miki Chelton

This ensemble is made up of the women in the Chancel Choir and any other woman who would like to praise God through music.  They sing a 2-4 times a year.

Laudate Ringers - Senior Adult Handchime Choir                               Rehearsals - Fridays, 9:30am - 10:10am
Director: Miki Chelton
This choir is an ensemble that is designed for our senior adults, but welcoming for any adult, regardless of years!  Laudate Ringers is a relaxed ensemble that will play about 4 times a year to praise our Lord.  The music is easily attainable, even for the inexperienced.  Whether you've rung all your life or haven't picked up a bell in your sixty-some-odd-years, you are welcome to the group!  The ability to read music is not a requirement, but it does help if you have a basic understanding of rhythms. 

 

Alleluia Ringers - Adult Handbell Ensemble                                       Rehearsals - Wednesdays, 6pm - 6:50pm
Director:
Miki Chelton

The Alleluia Ringers is an ensemble for all ages and ability. If you can read music, you can learn how to ring handbells. The members of this ensemble model God's love and patience through the  acceptance of all abilities. It is a relaxed environment to learn bells and enjoy fellowship while praising God with music.

Gloria Dei Ringers (Concert Bells) - Advanced Adult Handbell Ensemble                
Tuesdays, 6:30 - 7:45pm
Director:
Miki Chelton
This ensemble plays during church services and also performs in the community (nursing homes, festivals, etc.). By traveling, this ensemble is able to share the spirit of Christ with others in the community.

 

Fish Food - Praise Band                                                                        Rehearsals - Thursdays, 7:30pm - 9pm
Director: Elysa Dalbow
This ensemble leads our praise service on the first Sunday of the month.  It is made up of guitarists, singers, pianists, drummers and other instrumentalists that love to praise God through song.  It is a great group that has a great time every time they get together and play their music.
 

 

Orchestra -Multi-generational instrument ensemble (grades 9- adult)                                     Rehearsals TBD

Director - Miki Chelton

The CUMC orchestra is comprised of many different instrumentalists throughout the congregation.  Regardless of age or ability, this group is blessed with a beautiful sound that stirs the Holy Spirit inside our hearts.  This group plays 2 - 3 times per season and will play anthems, preludes and also accompanies hymns.

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