Chancel Choir Conductor Erick Lichte

In the last ten years, Erick Lichte has carved out a distinct niche in the vocal music world and concert life in North America. The Washington Post has hailed the “audacity” of his programming, the Chicago Tribune has noted the “meticulous preparation” of his choirs and Fanfare Magazine declared that

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Mardi Gras at First Church

Grab your beads, put on your party masks and dancin' shoes! Saturday night, February 18 is the second annual Mardi Gras presented by the Friends of Music.

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AllClassical Radio 89.9 to Play Highlights from Last Year

Christa Wessel at 89.9 AllClassical FM is going to play highlights of our Lauridsen Experience concerts from last February on her show “Played in Oregon” on Sunday, February 12 at 1pm. You can also listen live at www.allclassical.org The portions she has chosen to play are: Madrigali & O Magnum

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Sanctuary Bells

Under the direction of Nancy Hascall, the Sanctuary Bell Choir provides music for worship at FUMC several times a year, playing 5 (and sometimes 6) octaves of Schulmerich handbells. We rehearse weekly on Wednesday evenings from 7-9 p.m. Besides the director, we currently have 11 active members, four of whom

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