We are blessed at Myers Park United Methodist Church to have so many people with diverse musical backgrounds, united to create inspiring music to God’s glory. Music on Sunday mornings and at special worship services, concerts, and other programs throughout the year are open to all. People of all abilities and ages are welcome to participate in our musical groups, or help the ministry behind the scenes and in other ways. Please view our Adult Music Ministry Brochure here.
Church in the Round song leaders and band – Jennifer Hough, director, firstname.lastname@example.org
Myers Park Strings – Evan Wesley Currie, director, email@example.com
Chancel Choir – Evan Wesley Currie, firstname.lastname@example.org
Chamber Singers – Evan Wesley Currie, email@example.com
Join us on June 16th at 7pm for an evening of Jazz with the Jazzy Summer Quartet. You’ll recognize them from our Christmas Jazz service. Please let us know you’re coming by signing up here. Sign-up Genius June 16. You can also watch via Livestream here. There are many wonderful past programs on our Midday Music Livestream page – check it out!
Rising 3-5 and 6-12 graders
Join Brian Childers to begin taking handbell ringing to another level. For new ringers and Jr. Handbell graduates, you will receive a great introduction to all of the things you can do with handbells. For returning Youth ringers you will be challenged to take your ringing up a notch, and will begin to learn new music that Youth Bells will ring in the coming year.
Rising K-2 graders
Join Brian Childers for a morning of music, learn about how to ring and care for chimes, take a tour of our handbell room and be introduced to all sorts of weird, wild, and wonderful bells! Rising kindergartners to 2nd graders are welcome to attend!
Click here to register online.
Established in memory of the first full-time music director at Myers Park United Methodist Church, the Walter Herbert Ball Endowment Fund for Music provides funding for music programs of the church for which he labored so long and so faithfully. The Fund has been used to underwrite concerts and educational workshops with international clinicians and artists for our choirs and community. It has also provided funding for the commission of new sacred music, supported portions of the church’s Music at Myers Park Series, and subsidized the Chancel Choir’s tours to England, Austria, the Czech Republic, and New York City. All contributions remain as principal, with only the interest from contributions being spent.