Music

Julie Richard co-directs the Senior Choir with Barbara Groff. Together they choose music for worship services and rehearse the choir to sing for the Sunday Service, usually three Sundays each month from September through June. They also plan our annual Candlelight Service of Christmas music for the Sunday before Christmas. The Senior Choir practices on Wednesday evenings from 7:30 to 8:30 PM.


Thad Franzén plays the piano for Streams of Joy and conducts various groups from time to time.


Ronald Douglass conducts the combined Bell Choirs for our church and St. Paul's United Church of Christ. This group is called Belle Grove Legato because it is a combined group of the two churches connected across Bell Grove Square. Belle Grove Legato practices on Thursday evenings from 7 to 8:15 PM at St. Paul's UCC and on the second and last Saturdays of the month during all months except June.


Brady Starr conducts the combined Chimes Choirs for our church and St. Paul's United Church of Christ. This group is called Rainbow Ringers, which practices from 6:30 to 7:00 PM on Thursdays and the second and last Saturdays of each month, September through May.


Don Rowe directss Streams of Joy, our singing group for the praise music. Streams of Joy practices on Wednesdays from 6:45 to 7:30 PM.


Ann Young is our organist. She plays for the Senior Choir, provides music other than anthems during worship services.  Sometimes she plays for weddings and memorial services.


Betsy Yount and Phyllis Rice play piano for our services from time to time.


The Senior Choir provides an anthem during services from September through June.