Music is an important part of our worship together. The hymns we sing are found in the 1982 Hymnal and in the Wonder, Love and Praise hymnal. During the school year our Youth Choir sings at the 10:00 AM Sunday service at least once each month, and the Sanctuary Choir sings at the 10:00 AM Sunday service.
The Parish’s music program depends on parishioners to participate in the praise of God through music. The congregation itself is a major participant by singing the hymns and service music. But if you have been considering a more active participation by joining one of the choirs or by serving as an instrumentalist on occasion, please contact Noel Warford, our organist and choirmaster, at [email protected].[MOU1]
The Handbell Choir prepares music for a three-octave set of English handbells given in memory of St. Claire Craighill. At St. Michael’s the hand bells are generally used liturgically to accompany the singing of psalms, hymns, and anthems. The Handbell Choir regularly participates in the liturgy on the major feasts of the church as well as on other appropriate occasions. Rehears…Read More »
The Choir participates at the 10:00 a.m. services between Labor Day weekend and and Pentecost. Rehearsals are held on Wednesday evenings at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday mornings at 9:15 a.m. sharp in the Music Room. New members are always welcome!
St. Michael's Youth Choir is led (and sometimes accompanied on guitar) by T.J. Burnside Clapp. The Youth Choir participates at the 10:00 AM Sunday service usually once a month during the school year, and at special holiday events. Rehearsals are currently held on Wednesdays at 6:30 PM, and at 9:30 AM on their performance Sundays. New members are especially welcome and can join at any time.