Calvary's Choral Music Ministry

Chancel Choir

AGES:  High school through Adult
MEETS: Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.

CONTACT:  Ken Young


This group leads the music for the 11:00 worship service.  Highly regarded, this group leads the congregation through the various settings of our ELW (Evangelical Lutheran Worship) and provides anthems that range from Bach or earlier to Rutter or newer classics. Annually, the Chancel Choir leads in seasonal services at Lent and Advent including a Christmas Celebration of Song. All singers are encouraged to share their talents!

Luther Choir

AGES:  Grades 1-5

MEETS: Sunday morning at 9:30 a.m.

CONTACT:  Ken Young


The music ♫ and fun happens each Sunday morning in the choir room.  This choir sings for worship services. 

Cherub Choir

AGES:  2 year olds through Kindergarten

MEETS:  Sunday morning at 9:45 a.m. in the Parlor

CONTACT:  Kristi Wilson


Cherub Choir sings for worship.

Calvary's Instrumental Music Ministry

Dove Worship Team

 

AGES:  High school through Adult  

MEETS: Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.

CONTACT: Renee Friday

 This group leads the music for the 8:30 a.m. informal worship service, as well as special services for Advent and Lent, and the Christmas Eve worship for children and families. Music selections come from popular songs in the CCLI and OneLicense catalogs and include many standard songs of the Via de Cristo renewal movement. Our current instrumentation is keyboard, guitar, vocals and drums. New singers and other instrumentalists are always welcome. 

Calvary Symphonic

AGES:  Middle School through Adult

MEETS:  Sundays at 3:30 p.m. 

CONTACT:  Renee Friday


This is an instrumental group for both youth and adults, middle school and up. Instruments include your standard band instrument (flute, clarinet, trumpet, sax, trombone, tuba, etc.) as well as a keyboardist, but are not limited to these - even strings are welcome. If you have an instrument you haven't played in a while - consider joining us! Symphonic currently plays occasionally during worship services and on occasional special events. A great way to rediscover those musical gifts and share in multi-generational fellowship. 

Youth Band

High School (predominantly) and adult -- participates in monthly worship service for and by youth. Instruments include but are not limited to keyboard, guitar, drums, vocals...an exciting, dynamic group that shares their gifts and talents through today's contemporary Christian music. 

Genesis Ringers / Calvary Chimes

GENESIS RINGERS

AGES:  Grades 6-12

MEETS: Sunday at 4:15 p.m.

CONTACT:  Renee Friday


This group plays handbells and meets in the Music Room Calvary Chimes participate in worship three or four times per year and on Christmas Eve.


CALVARY CHIMES

AGES:  Grades 2-5

MEETS:  Sunday at 5:30 p.m.

CONTACT:  Renee Friday


This group plays tone chimes and will play for worship several times a year,

Calvary Carillon

AGES:  High School and Adult

MEETS:  Thursday evenings at 6:15 p.m. 

CONTACT:  Renee Friday


Carillon participates in worship four or five times per year, and also participates in the annual Capital Area Handbell Festival, held in Raleigh every November. We have four octaves of bells, and play music of varying degrees of musical difficulty. Reading music is recommended, but not mandatory. We currently have openings at the table!