CONTACT: Clark Duhrkopf, Minister of Music
Music enhances our worship in ways that words alone cannot. Enjoy instrumental and choral music each Sunday and at special services and performances throughout the year. Whether you simply want to listen, or you want to participate in music programs, St. Stephen’s provides a variety of opportunities.
Alleluia Singers (age 3 – grade 1) Director: Katherine Lindsay
A great place for young singers! Get your child interested in singing with fun, interactive, age appropriate teaching methods and songs that make it easy for kids to learn musical terms/symbols and beginning music theory.
Weekly rehearsals: Wednesdays, 5:30-6:10 pm, Creekview Room
Jubilation Singers (grades 2-12) Directors: Tracey Zavadil & Bryon Wilson
Welcome new and experienced singers! Join us in sharing a variety of choral pieces throughout the church year. Musical selection ranges from traditional to those inspired by popular music.
Weekly rehearsals: Wednesdays, 5:30-6:15 pm, Hummel Room
Parish Choir (h.s. students & adults) Director: Clark Duhrkopf
The Parish Choir adds depth to our 9:00 am worship services and share special performances throughout the year. Singers with all ranges of experience are challenged with a wide variety of musical styles from Beethoven, and John Rutter to contemporary works by Dan Forrest, Karl Jenkins and Mark Hayes.
Weekly Rehearsals: Wednesdays, 7:00-8:10 pm, Church Sanctuary
Gospel Choir (h.s. students & adults) Director: Clark Duhrkopf
Our 11:00 am worship-goers are blessed to enjoy the lively music of the Gospel Choir. Looking to sing uplifting and powerful spirituals from the likes of Moses Hogan and the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir? Then this is the choir for you!
Weekly Rehearsals: Wednesdays, 6:30-6:50 pm, Church Sanctuary
Creekside Ringers Director: Cammy Carteng
Our adult hand bell choir brings a festival experience to our worship once a month and on special holidays. Weekly Rehearsals: Tuesdays, 7:00-8:30pm, Creekside
Gospel Jazz Ensemble Director: Clark Duhrkopf
While leading music for our 11:00am worship, this lively group plays traditional hymns in styles from jazz to World Music and everything in between. In addition, you will find this ensemble at many St. Stephen’s social events.