Music Ministry

 
Music Camp “League of Extraordinary Musicians”, July 8-12, ,9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. daily
This year’s theme should be a SUPER good time! Campers will learn music, stage acting, set design, rehearse lines, and what it’s like to put on a full production in one week’s time! 
 
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Kids Summer Music Camp to offer “The League of Extraordinary Musicians”
Make plans now to join us as the Summer Music Camp
kids, together with the Chancel Choir will offer another
“mash-up” musical on Sunday July 14 at 6:15 p.m. in the
Sanctuary. This year’s camp theme is Superhero based, and you will enjoy meeting the Agents of LEM as they use their new found superpowers to help lost humans and robots alike to find their way home. Our Praise Band members, together with keyboardist Adam Ferrara will be the “pit orchestra” and members of the Chancel Choir, soloists and the Campers will make up the production company.
As in past years, we invite you come early for a Dinner
on the Lawn at 5:00 p.m., then come on into the Sanctuary for the performance. Tickets for the concert are $9 for adults, $6 for kids under 16, and children under 5 are free.
Lawn seating for dinner is free, Community Tables will be
offered for $11 for adults and $7 for kids (price includes
admission). A private table seating up to eight is offered
for $80 per table. Ticket sales will begin two weeks before the performance.
Come and support the Music program, and enjoy
these gifted young people and musicians for “The League
of Extraordinary Musicians.”
 
 
Ireland Tour Choir to offer a Bon-Voyage Concert
The Scotland/Ireland Tour Choir, most of whom are
members of the Chancel Choir, will be offering their tour
repertoire in concert on Sunday, July 21 at 4:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary. Come and give our travelers a great send-off.
Music will range from acapella selections of sacred music, modern anthems, and features two new arrangements by Frank Hallock: the beloved American folk tune, “Shenandoah, and “The Parting Glass”, a traditional Irish tune. Admission is free, and you will have an opportunity for a free-will offering in support of the Music Ministry and the General Budget. For more information call Pastor Frank at 760.726.0442.

The Chancel Choir

The Chancel Choir shares music for the 11:00 am service.  The Chancel Choir features a stunning array of classical hymns, traditional melodies, jazz pieces, spirituals, and contemporary songs conducted by 
Rev. Frank Hallock, Any adult who loves to sing is welcome. They practice on Thursdays at 7:00 pm. of Music. 

The Praise Band

The Praise Band shares music for the 9:00 am service.  The Praise Band features an array of classical hymns and contemporary music. Led by Adam Fararra, Greg Rey, Roy Good, and Jimmy Patton. Any adult who loves to sing is welcome. They practice at 8:15 on Sundays. 

 Anderson Hand Bell Choir

The Anderson Hand Bell Choir is the hand bell choir, who performs pieces written for hand bells at special celebrations throughout the year, conducted by  
Rev. Frank Hallock, Minister of Music.  They rehearse on Thursdays at 6:00 p.m. in the Choir Room.

The Ringers and Singers and Sunshine Magic

The Ringers and Singers are our Children’s Choir who share music in worship once a month. Chimes are led by Carol Pence and Sunshine Magic is led by
Rev. Frank Hallock, Any student in Kinder – High School is welcome. They practice on Wednesdays at 3:15 pm. 
 
 
Rev. Frank Hallock
Associate Pastor of
Music and Visitation
Frank’s Email: pastorfrank@umcvista.org