We are beginning to share audio clips of the work of the music ministry on our website! Check these out and share with your friends and family. More to come!
Our latest excerpts:
Congratulations and thank you to the Joyful Ringers, who celebrated 30 years of musical leadership at GCC this past weekend with a fantastic concert! Stay tuned for clips from the concert!
Congratulations to everyone involved in The King’s Journey on Sunday, January 10, 2016. An opera in 2 acts, The King’s Journey was composed by Rev. Bobbie McKay (music) and Lew Musil (story). The story was presented in concert style by members of our Chancel Choir. We ran out of programs, we had such a great turn-out! Thank you to the many people who made this production possible:
Bruce Wedell – Halim
Barry Nelson – The Postman/God
Tom Aldrich – Melchior
Sheryl Long – Cyrus
Tricia Melzer Swaydrak – Yasmin
Beth Raebel – God
The Prologue Chorus: Bill Cooper, Doug Hively, Char Melzer, Karen Aldrich, Kathy Johnson, Erin Santostefano
Bobbie McKay & Lew Musil – Composers & Artistic Directors
Barry Nelson – Technical Production
Philip Nelson – Sound Recording & Video
Bryant Nelson – Lighting
Sheryl Long – Publicity
Debby Shellard – Assistant to the Directors
Guillermo Munoz Kuster – Musical Director
Gary Wendt – Accompanist
Jason & Lumi Stutz, Betsy Martin & members of the Music Board – Reception
We are already planning for Hymn Fest 10 with Paul Leddington Wright as guest conductor & arranger! We need your input, so want to fill you in on the details. As part of the 75th Anniversary celebrations in 2016, our Sunday worship service on October 23, 2016 will be Hymn Fest 10.
Special for the 10th Hymn Fest and the 75th Anniversary of GCC, we are soliciting hymn titles from everyone in the congregation for consideration in this worship service event. If you have titles to add to our list, please click the link below to go to the survey: