Music Opportunities



OPPORTUNITIES IN MUSIC

Make a joyful noise to the LORD, all the earth; break forth into joyous song and sing praises!
Psalms 98:4

Music is an important part of worship at Shandon Presbyterian. Children, youth and adults are invited to share and develop their gifts by participating in the choirs. Other instruments are frequently used in services, as well.

ADULT CHOIRS

CHANCEL CHOIR - Only a joy of music required
Rehearsals: Wednesdays 7:30 -9 p.m.
Choir Rehearsal Room 222
Contact: Dustin Ousley, musicoffice@shandonpres.org

CHILDREN & YOUTH CHOIRS

KINDER CHOIR - 4-year-old Kindergarten-Kindergarten
Rehearsals: Wednesdays 5-5:30 p.m.  Room 202
Contact: Erika Hubbell, musicoffice@shandonpres.org

ARISE CHOIR - 1st-2nd Grade
Rehearsals: Wednesdays 6-6:30 p.m.  Room 202
Contact: Erika Hubbell, musicoffice@shandonpres.org

SHINE CHOIR - 3rd-5th Grades
Rehearsals: Wednesdays 6:30-7:15 p.m.  Room 202
Contact: Erika Hubbell, musicoffice@shandonpres.org

MIDDLERS CHOIR - 6th-8th Grades
Rehearsals: Sundays 4:30-5:30 p.m. Choir Rehearsal Room 222
Contact: Dustin Ousley, musicoffice@shandonpres.org

SENIOR HIGH CHOIR - 9th-12th Grades
Rehearsals: Sundays 6-7 p.m. Choir Rehearsal Room 222
Contact: Dustin Ousley, musicoffice@shandonpres.org

INSTRUMENTAL ENSEMBLES

BRASS ENSEMBLE
Open to brass enthusiasts of all ages. Rehearsals as needed.
Contact: Janet Teuber

STRING ENSEMBLE
Players of all ages are welcome. Rehearsals as needed.
Contact: Janet Teuber, jnteuber@yahoo.com

CELTIC ENSEMBLE
Open to string, acoustic guitar, woodwind players, and other celtic instrumentalists of all ages. Ability to read music is helpful. Rehearsals as needed.
Contact: Janet Teuber, jnteuber@yahoo.com

HANDBELLS

CHIMERS - 3rd-5th grades
Rehearsals: Wednesdays 5:00 - 5:30 p.m. Room 223
This group learns basic bell ringing techniques and fundamental music reading skills, and has fun making music in ensemble. No musical background is necessary.
Contact: John Maynard, maynard.john@gmail.com

YOUTH HANDBELL CHOIR - 6th-12th grades
Rehearsals: Wednesday from 4:30 - 5:00 p.m.
This group builds upon the skills learned in Chimers bell choir. They learn more advanced ringing and music reading skills. They play more advanced music. If you did not play in Chimers, but are interested in the Middler Handbell Choir, please contact the director.
Contact: John Maynard, maynard.john@gmail.com

TINTINNABULATORS
Experienced adult ringers, demanding music
Rehearsals: Mondays 6-7 p.m.  Room 223
The Tintinnabulators is an advanced handbell choir for experienced ringers. This group plays advanced music with a variety of technical and musical challenges.
Contact: John Maynard, maynard.john@gmail.com