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MUSIC

“Be filled with the Spirit as you sing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord in your hearts.”        — Ephesians 5:19

MUSIC AT THE FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

FPCNC is blessed to have exceptional acoustics for music-making!  In addition to our distinguished weekly music ministry and extensive music programs for all ages, FPCNC boasts a robust schedule of special concerts and guest performers.

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH CHOIR

The FPC Choir is a great musical opportunity for those in high school through adult (no age limit!). Made up of volunteers and support from professional singers, the FPC Choir sings weekly for our 10:00 service. Their repertoire focuses primarily on the sacred traditions of the church throughout the centuries, and vary their repertoire with music from other cultures.

Interested in joining the choir? We’d love to have you!  No audition is required, just contact Jan Lucie at 203.966.0002 (ext. 3) or via email at music@fpcnc.org

Rehearsals:  Thursdays 7:00 – 8:00 PM , Sundays 9:00 AM

GENTLEMEN SONGSTERS

This men’s ensemble sings popular and sacred music for area retirement homes around New Canaan in the Christmas season and in the spring. Directed by Alma Hamilton, the group rehearses on Tuesdays from 11:30-1:00. Contact Alma at hamiltonaajh@gmail.com if you are interested in joining this fun group!

Rehearsals Tuesdays 11:30-1:00PM

ENGLISH HANDBELL CHOIR

The English Handbell Choir plays throughout the year, especially at Christmas and Easter. Members of the handbell choir have basic through advanced music reading skills. A requirement for being a member is being able to laugh! This group has lots of fun and fellowship in addition to ringing handbells!  Contact Jan Lucie at 203.966.0002 x 3 or via email at music@fpcnc.org for more information.

Rehearsals:  Wednesdays 3:00-4:00

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CHILDREN’S CHOIRS

“Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth… come into His presence with singing.”

— Psalm 100:1-2

FPCNC is delighted to be able to provide children with unique musical offerings from early-childhood through high school.

Music

CHERUB CHOIR

Pre-K-Grade 2

The children learn faith-based songs to sing in worship, are introduced to fundamentals of music and games, and play a variety of simple instruments. Key performances during the year are at the Christmas Pageant, Easter Sunday, and others. Rehearsals are on Sundays from 11:15-11:45 a.m. Get your child started early singing God’s praises!

Sherry Tate, Director
Contact Sherry Tate, Cherub Choir Director with questions or to register your child.
Rehearsals:  Sundays 11:15 – 11:45AM

COMMUNITY CONCERTS & SPECIAL EVENTS

Check out our previous concerts and events!

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