♦ Musikgarten with Donna Geils, Ages– infants through age 3, Monday 4:15 – 5:00 pm – Location: Children’s Chapel (rm. 160) (Classes begin mid-October.) Introduction to music appreciation, music skills, movement, and music literacy. Parental involvement required.
♦ Covenant Kids, with Vince Treadway, Ages: 4-6, Monday 4:00-5:00 PM – Location: Handbell Room (rm. 200). Children will learn hymns, songs, spiritual songs, folk music from around the world, learn basic vocal and music reading skills, enjoy movement and playing instruments, be introduced to musical instruments, have interviews with “Arnold.” They will learn basics of diction, breath control, posture, and poise.
♦ The King’s Singers, with Vince Treadway, Ages: 7-12, Wednesday 5:00-6:00 pm – Location: Choir Rehearsal Room. Students will learn vocal technique, music reading skills, posture and poise, diction, anthems, hymns, folk music and more. Students will participate in worship on occasion, and will enjoy musical games and earn points for prizes. They will also work toward medals indicating different levels of musical achievement and skill.
♦ Junior/Senior High Choir, with Vince Treadway, Sunday 5:00-6:00 pm – Location: Choir Rehearsal Room. A wide variety of musical genres, styles, and time periods will be included in the repertoire for the Junior/Senior High School Choir. Students will hone their musical skills and be taught how to develop their vocal technique in order to sing with the greatest freedom and expression.
♦ Chancel Choir, Wednesday 7:30-9:00 pm – Location: Choir Room. High School Students and Adults are welcome to join this volunteer choir that leads the congregation in worship and provides special services and concerts throughout the season as well. Choir members must make a profession of faith in Christ as Lord and Savior, and be able to carry a tune. Excellent music reading skills are not required.
♦ Handbell Choir, Monday 5:00-6:00 pm – Location: Handbell Room (rm. 200). High School Students and Adults are welcome to join this volunteer handbell choir that provides music for worship, special. Services and concerts throughout the season. Ringers must be able to read music and can see Vince Treadway to plan a friendly audition (demonstrate music reading ability and ring with the choir).