The Music Department at FPC offers vocal, instrumental, and handbell choir opportunities for adults. Director of Music and Fine Arts, Brown Bradley invites you to join the choir or come and enjoy the glorious sounds offered throughout the year at First Presbyterian Church. For additional information, contact Brown Bradley, 843.448.4496.
The FPC Chancel Choir provides music fo the worship service each week and for special services throughout the year. The choir also presents two major classical works annually at Christmas and Easter. Contact Brown Bradley, Director of Music and Fine Arts.
Come and sing with the FPC Chancel Choir for the summer. This choir rehearses once a month and lifts their voices in praise every Sunday at the 11:00 am service. Choir members meet at 10:30 am in the choir room, 3rd floor, Kings Campus, prior to the Sunday service. Contact Brown Bradley, Director of Music and Fine Arts.
Instrumentalists are used in many of our worship services and supplement anthems for special occasions. If you play an instrument and would like to share your gift, please contact Brown Bradley, Director of Music and Fine Arts, for an audition.
In watching and listening to our handbell choirs, have you ever wondered:
If you read music and would like to try your "hand" at ringing, Linda Downes, Director of Children, Youth, and Handbell Choirs urges you to contact her. Ask any ringer and they'll tell you that once you pick up a handbell, you're "hooked!"
Chancel Ringers: Advanced adult handbell ensemble that rings five octaves of handbells and four octaves of chimes. The Chancel Ringers ring monthly as part of worship as well as for festival services throughout the year. This ensemble often participates in events sponsored by the American Guild of English Handbell Ringers.
Rehearsal: Tuesdays, 5:30 - 6:30 PM, Kings Campus
Contact Linda Downes, Director of Children & Youth Music & Handbells, 843.448.4496 for additional information.
Our talented and dedicated core group of music leaders would welcome additional musicians to join them in leading our Thursday congregation as together, we "make a joyful noise to the Lord!" Vocalists and instrumentalist are encouraged to contact Linda Downes for further information, 843.4484.4496.
The FPC Sextet is a professional group of soloists who sing for the early service each week as well as performing as soloists for many of our services. Auditions are held periodically for sextet substitute positions and guest soloists. The FPC Sextet rehearses with the FPC Chancel Choir on Wednesdays.
On March 3, the Chancel Ringers, Youth Handbell Choir, and Ringerific Bells along with other area musicians will ring a variety of selections from hymn tunes, to jazz, to Broadway!