Salem has an excellent Chancel Choir that plays a vital role in worship. The choir is open to all adults and youth. Previous experience is not required. The choir is composed of people of various ages and levels of experience. All are welcome! The Chancel Choir sings at the 10:45 worship service each Sunday as well as special services on Christmas Eve and Good Friday. The choir sings music from all historical periods including major works by master composers, and frequently performs with orchestra. The Chancel Choir meets on Wednesday evenings from 7:30 – 9:00pm in the choir room located on the lower level.
FAITH WE RING HANDBELL CHOIR
Director: Mary Hitchcock-Reinhart
Rehearsal: Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30 pm
Location: Mid-County Site
The Faith We Ring, Salem's handbell ensemble, is earnestly seeking new members! If you are an adult or youth who wants to be part of a great small group which rings praises to God in worship, please consider joining us! No previous ringing experience is required. To express interest or just ask questions, please contact Mary Hitchcock-Reinhart.
The Divine Hours lead worship at the 9:30 and 10:45 am modern worship services. Auditions are held for skilled instrumentalists and vocalists throughout the year. If you are interested in auditioning, contact Tim Power or Nick Savage.
THE CONNECTION WORSHIP BAND
Director: Ro Anderson
Rehearsal: Thursdays, 7:00-9:00 pm
Location: South-City Site
The Connection Worship band leads worship on Sunday mornings. We have a full band, a seasonal Gospel choir, and several rotating a/v tech volunteers. This is a crucial ministry at The Connection setting the atmosphere for Sunday worship and engaging people with artistic gifts in the ministry of developing creative worship experiences for our congregation. In worship, you'll be moved by Contemporary and Gospel songs with hymn references sown into the experience. We have also been known to produce full musicals and host dance teams, as well.