Music

Come Make Music with us!

Musical Opportunities for Adults

Chancel Choir is open to anyone 18 and older who loves to sing and provides weekly musical leadership for both worship services most Sundays. In addition, faith is nurtured by belonging to this friendly, supportive community.
Regular rehearsals begin Wednesday, September 6.
Rehearsal Time: Wednesdays, 7:15–8:45 PM (rehearsals extend to 9:00 pm during major seasons)
Director: Phillip Shoultz phillip@good.org

Masterworks Choir is open to those who want to participate in major Chancel Choir projects but cannot commit to the full calendar season. We invite you to join us in October to prepare for our Good Samaritan Christmas concert, our presentation of Handel’s Messiah on Christmas Eve, and to join us again in January as we prepare for our Ashes of Roses and Good Friday Tenebrae presentations.

Chancel Chimes, our adult bell choir, participates in the musical leadership in our worship services on a monthly basis. This ensemble performs in festivals and concerts throughout the Twin Cities.
Rehearsal Time: Wednesdays, 5:00–7:15 PM
Director: Sue Nissen, n.sue4408@gmail.com


Musical Opportunities for Children and Youth

Cherub Music Makers is for children ages 4/5 and in Kindergarten.
The love of music is nurtured in young singers through songs and musical games.
Rehearsal Time: Sunday mornings as a part of Sunday school
Director: Michelle Shoultz, michelle@good.org 

Alleluia Choir is for children in grades Kindergarten–2nd grade.
The choir provides another opportunity for spiritual growth and development through music. Experiences that promote efficient, healthy vocal production are provided to encourage individual vocal development. Basic music fundamentals and music reading skills are explored, along with an introduction to part singing.
Rehearsal Time: Wednesdays, 5:30–6 PM
Director: Michelle Shoultz, michelle@good.org

Choristers Choir is for children in grades 3–6.
Part-singing is expanded and opportunities to play instruments and sing with the Youth Vocal Ensemble and Chancel Choirs are also integrated into the choir year. The text of the each song is examined to help create an understanding of how it fits into the worship service.
Rehearsal Time: Wednesdays, 6:15–7:00 PM
Director: Michelle Shoultz, michelle@good.org 

Youth Choir is made up of students in grades 6–12 from throughout the area.
With weekly practices, monthly worship participation, collaborating with other ensembles, retreats, and a regional mini-tour, the Youth Choir provides fun and fulfilling music and service opportunities.
Rehearsal Time: Wednesdays, 6:00–7:00 PM
Director: Phillip Shoultz, phillip@good.org