Music

Throughout the year we worship using a variety of musical styles and alternative services…Our Sanctuary Choir provides leadership to our liturgies each week, and our Faith Bell Ringers and the Children’s Choir are heard seasonally…membership in our musical ensembles is open to all…please contact our Minister of Music at  organistjohngirvin@gmail.com for more information.

Faith’s pipe organ, made by Sebastian Gluck Pipe Organs, NY, was created with the primary intention of leading the Lutheran liturgies and hymn singing… the video below is an arrangement of the favorite spiritual, “In The Morning When I Rise” …

The video below is the prelude music to our special “Music of the Early Church” Sunday, October 5, 2014.
Famous chorales of the Lutheran church were led by harpsichord, recorder, and, in the loft, by Sanctuary Choir, trumpet, organ, flutes, and timpani.

This video is a piano duet prelude, based on the favorite hymn, “Beautiful Savior”… joining Minister of Music John Girvin is member Nancy Coleman…

The next video is from Reformation Sunday 2014, and features a 10-piece brass band accompanying the congregation in “Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory”

From the same morning, here is Max Mordens’ original composition, written especially for Faith…

From All Saint’s Sunday, 2014, harpist Merynda Adams and violinist Christopher Collins Lee share their talents during the prelude to worship…