O come, let us sing to the Lord; let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation! Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise! For the Lord is a great God, and a great King above all gods. -Psalm 95:1-3
Faith United Methodist Church maintains a strong, traditional music ministry that involves people of all ages. Whether you are six years old or 96, we have a place for you! For all our musical ensembles, previous musical experience is not required, and church membership is not necessary.
Music at Faith serves to enhance the worship services and life of the church. We also seek to enrich the musical and spiritual lives of those who participate with us as well as to share with our greater community.
Want to join an ensemble or have questions?
Contact Michael Wu, Director of Music
Trio Illumino and Friends in Concert
March 27, 2020, 7:30pm
Join Trio Illumino members Stephen Czarkowski (cello) and Neil Brown (trumpet) and friends Elizabeth O’Hara (viola), Sally McLain and Amelia Giles (violins) in a night of beautiful and eclectic music. Stephen and Neil will lead off the program, and the second half celebrates Beethoven’s 250th with a performance of his String Quartet, Opus 132. Donations will be received during the program to benefit Kenya Educational Service Trips, run by Faith UMC Member Lloydie Zaiser, whose mission is to educate Americans to be responsible and effective global citizens both by serving and learning on the ground in Kenya, and to develop a US-based network of volunteers to provide sustainable support to improve the quality of life for Kenyan communities in need.
Open to adults and older youth. Rehearses 8:00-9:30pm, Thursdays
The Chancel Choir leads our 10:00am Sunday worship service weekly, September through mid-June. Additionally, the choir plans some special music throughout the year.
Young Singers of Faith
Open to children Pre-K through 3rd Grade. Rehearses Sundays following the 10:00am worship service.
No previous musical experience is necessary and church membership is not required. The choir contributes to the 10:00am service at Faith about once a month, September to May. Movement and music are interwoven with singing and music reading.
Bells of Faith
Open to all ages. Rehearses 7:00-8:00pm, Thursdays
Led by church member Nancy Kuhn, this ensemble with five-octave choir of handbells contributes to the 10:00am service about once per month, September to May. The ensemble has also participated in the annual bell choir festival in Ocean City, Maryland, every winter.
If you have a solo, instrument, or small ensemble you would like to volunteer for worship, just let Michael Wu know.