Worship & Music Conference — Evening Events

Monday, July 25, 2016

7:30 p.m. Monumental Chapel, VWC

A Service of Christian Prayer using the music of Taizé
(Open to the public; free.)

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

7:00 p.m. Hofheimer Theater (VWC Fine Arts)
Rob Monath

“Are You Legal?” Copyright for the Church Musician”
Rob Monath, author of “By The Book: A Simple Copyright Compliance Method for Musicians,” and  legal counsel for ECS Publishing, Hinshaw Publishing, Fred Bock Music, GIA, as well as major orchestras, associations, film projects, and individual composers shares all  you need to know – and answers questions. 
open to the public; $20 per person or $40 for 5 persons from the same church; pay at the door-cash or check to ‘VWC’

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

7:30 p.m. Great Bridge Presbyterian Church, 333 Cedar Road, Chesapeake
John BehnkePaul Galbreath

Festival Worship

“Sing to the Lord a New Song”
Festival worship with a massed handbell choir led by Dr. John Behnke with Dr. Paul Galbreath, preacher; Jason Evans, organist-pianist.

Featured handbell choirs:  Community UMC (Donna Writesell, director; Great Bridge United Methodist (Randall Ball, director), Virginia Beach United Methodist (Tina Gimlin, director), and Great Bridge Presbyterian (Billye Brown Youmans, director).

open to the public; donations accepted

Thursday, July 28, 2016

7:30 p.m. First Presbyterian Church , 300 36th Street, Virginia Beach
Charles CallahanFirst Presbyterian Church

 Hymn Festival - “Let Heavenly Music Fill this Place”
A hymn festival led by Dr. Charles Callahan, organist.  Co-sponsored by The American Organists Guild-Tidewater Chapter.
open to the public; donations accepted

Saturday, July 30, 2016

7:30 p.m. Christ & St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 560 W. Olney Road, Norfolk
Tim SharpSt. Luke’s Episcopal Church

Choral Concert - “Finale: Sing to the Lord with Cheerful Voice”
A concert of sacred choral classics featuring the 90-voice Wesleyan Festival Chorus under the direction of Dr. Tim Sharp with Dr. Stephen Cook, organist, and the Wesleyan Festival Brass.   
open to the public; $10, suggested donation

For more information, email sbilly@vwc.edu or call the CSM at 757.455.3376.