Music Opportunities at Highland

Calling all musicians! Highland Presbyterian Church has a variety of music opportunities that are open to everyone. Please consider joining one of our choirs this fall!

CHANCEL CHOIR begins a new year on Thursday, August 24 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. with a pot-luck supper & rehearsal. Please contact Todd Brown at either 541-6189 or to sign up for what you will bring: entree, side (vegetable, salad, etc.) or dessert. On Saturday, August 26 the fun continues beginning at 9:00 a.m. with morning goodies coordinated by Viola Randall and rehearsal till Noon. The weekend concludes by leading worship at the 11 a.m. service on Sunday, August 27! Pre-Service Preparation begins at 10:35 a.m. in the Choir Room. It’s time to join the Chancel Choir!

YOUTH GROUPS and YOUTH MUSIC meet every Sunday evening from 5:00 – 7:30:

Middle School (6th & 7th grade):    Junior High (8th-9th grade) & Senior High (10th-12th grade):

5:00 – Youth Music                                    5:00 – Youth Group

6:00 – Dinner                                              6:00 – Dinner

6:30 – Youth Group                                   6:30 – Youth Music

CHILDREN’S MUSIC MINISTRY holds weekly rehearsals on Wednesdays from 5:30-6:15 p.m. Join us in one of three choirs:

  • Lyric Choir; grades 3 to 5 with Amanda Boyd, Director.
  • Hallelujah Choir; grades 1 & 2 with Martha Makela, Director.
  • Joyful Noise; age 4 (as of Aug. 1) through Kindergarten with Suzanne Bowman, Director.

THE CHILDREN’S MUSIC MINISTRY has an exciting month ahead! Each week, we work with our many instruments in addition to singing. On Wednesday, September 20th, all choirs will combine for a Drum Circle! If you have not participated in a drum circle, each person is given a percussion instrument that he or she plays. We will have nearly 40 children playing and improvising on instruments to make beautiful music together. In our Drum Circle, there will be a “leader” who guides participants in playing rhythms together and improvising individual rhythms. To an outside observer, this activity may look like loud and crazy chaos; but to our children, it is a time of musical exploration and creative expression! You won’t want to miss it! Also, be sure to join us for worship at 11:00 on Sept. 24 for our Music Festival worship service! All children’s choirs will participate! Contact Amanda Boyd with any questions!




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