Upper School Music

Our Music Program continues to grow and expand. Students receive high-quality instruction from a Christian worldview that will prepare them for a future in music whether it be in college, the church or beyond. Students can expect to compete each year in competitions around the country and perform on campus concerts. Performances also include events like singing the national anthem at a Greenville Drive baseball and Swamp Rabbit hockey games.

Bucket Drumming

The Bucket Drumming Ensemble studies and performs drumming techniques from around the globe. The course is designed to introduce students to basic elements of music through percussion. This group performs in concerts throughout the year. A second level course is available for those who have had a year of experience in Bucket Drumming. Students will develop advanced rudiments and techniques as well as sight-reading skills.

Concert Choir

High School Concert Choir is designed for students in 9th - 12th Grade to broaden their interest and experience in choral music. During the year, there are a variety of ministry/performance opportunities for which they prepare and rehearse, developing not only a substantial repertoire of music (having a unique blend of contemporary and traditional elements as well as foreign language), but learning basic music theory and proper vocal technique, including note reading, ear-training, and sight singing.

Chamber Choir

Chamber Choir is designed for students in 9th - 12th Grade who have several years of experience in choral music, ear training, and sight singing. Students are required to audition and will be chosen from Concert Choir unless there are scheduling conflicts. During the year, there are a variety of ministry/performance opportunities for which students will prepare and rehearse, developing a substantial repertoire of music while concentrating on a cappella singing.

Middle School Choir

Middle School Choir is designed for 6th – 8th Grade students to broaden their interest and experience in choral music. During the year, there are a variety of ministry/performance opportunities for which they prepare and rehearse, developing not only a substantial repertoire of music (having a unique blend of contemporary and traditional elements as well as foreign language), but learning basic music theory and proper vocal technique, including note reading, ear-training, and sight singing.

Lower School Music

Preschool


Classes discover the joys of singing alone, as well as singing as a group.  Students experiment with body percussion, a variety of instruments and creative movement. Parents are treated to special performances throughout the year.
K5 - 5th Grade 
Students learn about reading rhythms, music terminology, reading music, basic form, and matching pitch. A variety of techniques and teaching methods are used to allow the student to experience and participate in the joys of music. Special efforts are made to try to incorporate music songs that relate to different topics being studied in the core classroom. Students perform special concerts throughout the year.

K5 - 5th Grade


Students learn about reading rhythms, music terminology, reading music, basic form, and matching pitch. A variety of techniques and teaching methods are used to allow the student to experience and participate in the joys of music. Special efforts are made to try to incorporate music songs that relate to different topics being studied in the core classroom. Students perform special concerts throughout the year.