Music

To get involved in any of the music programs at Laurinburg Presbyterian Church or to find out more information please feel free to contact us via email at info@laurinburgpres.com or 910-276-0831.

Schedule

Sunday Wednesday
Chancel Choir 10:30 warm up for worship Joyful Ringers/Joyful Singers 6:30–7:10 p.m.
Whitechapel Ringers 12:15–1:15 p.m. Chancel Choir 7:15–8:15 p.m.

Joyful Singers/Joyful Ringers

(Children’s Choirs, Ages 1st–6th Grade)
Our children, under the direction of Dr. Jaime Martinez, Dr. José Rivera and Mr. Sean McDonald, participate in worship throughout the year. They rehearse songs and ring 3 octaves of hand chimes on Wednesday evenings (September though early May) from 6:30–7:10 pm. In addition to Sunday morning worship, the children present a Christmas program in December and a spring program.

Whitechapel Ringers

For Youth and Adults. The group was named for the Whitechapel Handbells which were made in Whitechapel, London, England. We have 5 octaves of bells.

Chancel Choir

For Youth and Adults. The choir leads worship during the year. They present a Christmas cantata and lead the Maundy Thursday Tenebrae Service.

Music Staff

Dr. Jose Rivera: Director of Music and coordinator of Music Education, Assistant Professor of Choral Music, and Conductor of the University Chorale at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke.

Sean McDonald: Organist.

Jones Memorial Fund and Music Trust Funds

Many guest musicians enhance worship during the year, including brass, bagpipes, woodwinds, strings, and vocal soloists at various times. Guest musicians are made possible by trust funds.