Music is a vital part of our worship. Contact Stephen Williams, Director of Music Ministries for more information about music programs at St. Luke's. New members are always welcome.
The Children's Choir (kindergarten-2nd grade) meets Wednesdays, 5:15-6pm, August-May. This lively group focuses on developing music literacy, building ensemble skills, and growing in faith and community through the joy of music making in age appropriate literature. This group will present music on several occasions during the school year.
The Youth Choir (3rd grade-8th grade) meets Wednesdays, 5:15-6pm, August-May. This ensemble fosters continuing musical growth for young singers through a variety of quality repertoire for developing voices. The Youth Choir will present music at Sunday liturgies on several occasions during the school year.
The St. Luke's Chancel Choir (our adult choir) meets Wednesday nights 6:45-8:15 p.m. in the choir room. Membership in this group is open to any that have a passion for singing God's praise. Singing in the St. Luke's Choir forms bonds of commitment at a deep level. This choir is responsible for providing leadership and offerings of song at the principal liturgies of the Church. Benefits of membership in this group are: vocal instruction, lessons in Church history and theology, occasional lessons in music history and theory, experience in a tradition of liturgical excellence, and long-lasting friendships and fellowship that are second to none.
The Evensong Choir (an adult choir) meets each month on the Friday night prior to the last Sunday of the month starting at 6:00 p.m. They also warm-up and rehearse on the last Sunday afternoon of each month at 4:00 p.m. They then lead Evensong at 5:30 that same evening. This small group is responsible for preparing choral services in the Anglican tradition, singing both with and without organ accompaniment.
The Canterbury Ringers, our handbell choir, rehearses Monday evenings from 7p.m. until 8:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall building and ring in worship several times a year.
Our Organ, was installed in November 2015 and was built by Walker Technical Company and RA Colby. This four-manual instrument has six divisions and the equivalent of 75 ranks of reproductions of the finest Æolian-Skinner instruments. There are also 3 ranks of traditional pipes. The full stop list is available here.