Choirs

The choirs of NUMC comprise three ensembles that rehearse weekly from September through June. They combine throughout the year to sing as one ensemble for seasonal services, Vespers, and festivals.

Chancel Choir

The Chancel Choir is open to youth in grade 9 – Adult and rehearses from 7:15-9:00 p.m. on Thursdays from September through June. The choir sings a wide range of soprano, alto, tenor, and bass (SATB) and SATB-Divisi music, both accompanied and a cappella. Its repertoire spans the centuries, from the Renaissance to the present day. Ned Perwo is the Chancel Choir director.  Contact Ned.  Registration form

Choristers

Choristers is open to children in grades 4-8  of unchanged voices and rehearses from 5:00-6:00 p.m. on Sundays from September through June. Choristers use the RSCM curriculum “Voice for Life,” which focuses on age-appropriate vocal training, sight-singing, and music theory. Choristers sing a mix of unison and two-part music. Ned Perwo is the Chorister director. 
Contact Ned.  Registration form

Carol Choir

The Carol Choir is for children in grades K-3 and rehearses from 10:30-11:00 a.m. on Sundays from September through June. Children spend time strengthening their singing voices, developing their sense of rhythm, and learning age-appropriate repertoire. Choristers sing primarily unison music. Katie Martinenza is the Carol Choir director.
Contact KatieRegistration form

For more information about any of these choral ensembles, contact Ned Perwo, Director of Music.