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Fees Include: All “Segue” Activities
Segue T-Shirt
Box Lunch
Catered Supper
Professional CD
Professional Chamber Orchestra
Fees Do Not Include: Festival Repertoire Octavos
Saturday breakfast
Activities Include: Mass Choir Rehearsals and Sectionals
Interactive Games during breaks
Box Lunch Fellowship Time
Buffet Dinner
Mini-Concert by Featured Youth Choir
Grand Concert with 200 Voices and Chamber Orchestra
Repertoire: Title, Composer Publication Number
Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee, Beethoven/Goeller Dan Goeller Music, CHO-4000
Make a Joyful Noise, Davis Morning Star Music, MSM-50-5320
Sing to the Lord, Vivaldi/Hopson Hope Publishing, AA 1694
A Star Is Moving Through the Sky, Lundquist E. C. Schirmer Music, 2434
Creator Rhythm, Choplin Monarch/Lorenz, 10/3438M
Fairest Lord Jesus, Hayes Beckenhorst Press, BP 1582
(all pieces to be memorized before the Festival)


A detailed schedule will be posted at a later time.

Youth Choir


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Fall 2014

Day Date Time   Event
Sun Sept 7 4:30-5:00pm   1st Timers Orientation
5:00-6:00pm   Choir Season Begins
Sun Sept 14 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Sept 21 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Sept 28 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Oct 5 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Oct 12 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Oct 19 8:00am   Rehearsal
    8:40am   Sing in ANW
    9:30am   Rehearse in Sanctuary
    10:00am   Breakfast/Devotion
    11:00am   Sing in Worship
    5:00-6:10pm   Rehearsal
Sun Oct 26 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Nov 2 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Nov 9 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Nov 16 4:30-6:10pm Rehearsal (extended)
Sun Nov 23 4:30-6:10pm Rehearsal (extended)
Sun Nov 30 5:00-6:30pm Rehearsal (extended)
Tues Dec 2 6:00-9:30pm   SCT Pre-Dress Reh
Wed Dec 3 6:00-9:30pm   SCT Dress Reh
Thur Dec 4 7:30pm   SCT (arrival times TBA)
Fri Dec 5 7:30pm   SCT (arrival times TBA)
Sat Dec 6 4:30pm
  SCT (arrival times TBA)
Sun Dec 7 4:30pm
  SCT (arrival times TBA)

Spring 2015

Day Date Time   Event
Sun Jan 4 5:00-6:10pm   Youth Choir Reh Resumes
Sun Jan 11 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Jan 18 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Jan 25 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Feb 1 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Wed Feb 5 7:15-8:30pm Bonus Rehearsal
Sat Feb 7 9:30am-8:00pm   Segue @ Campbell University
Sun Feb 8 8:00am   WarmUp in Choir Room
8:40am Sing in 8:40am Worship
    9:30am   WarmUp in Sanct
    10:00am   Breakfast/Devotion
    11:00am   Sing in 11am Worship
    5:00-6:10pm   Rehearsal
Sun Feb 15 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Feb 22 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Mar 1 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Mar 8 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Sun Mar 15 8:00am   WarmUp in Choir Rm
    8:40am   Sing in 8:40am Worship
    9:30am   WarmUp in Sanctuary
    10:00am   Breakfast/Devotion
    11:00am   Sing in Worship
    5:00-6:10pm   Rehearsal
Sun Mar 22 5:00-6:10pm Rehearsal
Wed Mar 25 7:15-8:30pm   Choir Tour Rehearsal
Fri-Sun Mar 27-29 Spring Choir Tour
Sun Mar 29 6:30pm Homecoming Concert

Other Opportunities

Youth Strings
Steve Kamradt, Director
Marianne Widdows, Assistant Director
Sundays, 4:30-5:30pm
Rehearsals: Oct 19 – Nov 16, 2014
Play in 11am Service: Nov 23
Spring Rehearsals: TBD
Spring Play in 11am Service: TBD

Steps of Faith

Laurie Morrison, Director
Wednesdays, 5:30pm

Snyder Orchestra

This group is made up primarily of adults, but is open to students with 5 years of experience or by audition. Rehearsals are monthly at 9:30am as announced.


Sundays (September thru March) @ 6:30pm. These are close group communities where we hope to develop deeper bonds of love, accountability, and really dig into God’s love letter. LifeGroups are gender specific. Each LifeGroup will be clustered with age-graded Family Groups that meet in homes around Fayetteville.

Performance Requirements

Singing Christmas Tree: All singers who perform in the 2014 Singing Christmas Tree must attend at least 8 rehearsals by November 9 to qualify for participation. Arriving more than 10 minutes late for a rehearsal is counted as an absence. The Tree pre-dress and dress rehearsals are required.

Spring Tour: All singers who participate in the Spring Tour must attend 8 rehearsals (Jan 4 – Mar 8)

Rehearsal Tracks:  Click here for a link to rehearsal tracks for the Singing Christmas Tree.  You can also pick up a rehearsal CD at any time.

Choir Outfits: The Singers will wear choir shirts (golf shirts) with black pants. Shirts are available for purchase. Price: $20

Snyder Music Academy

We would like all of our choir members to have at least one semester of voice or piano. this can be done through our music Academy. Scholarship assistance (up to 50%) is available for the first semester of lessons for any active choir member. Contact the Music Academy for applications and information.
( or 484-1041)





Other Youth Choir Events



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Saturday, February 7; 9:30am – 8:00pm @ Campbell University

A one day, high energy event fo youth choirs who are transitioning to the next level of ministry. Music selections are very accessible for beginning and i ntermediate level choirs. This experience will provide the interaction and inspiration students need to launch their choir ministry to “higher ground”.

Rehearsal Tracks:  Click here for a link to rehearsal tracks for the Singing Christmas Tree.  You can also pick up a rehearsal CD at any time.



July 19-26, 2015

This is an optional activity for youth singers in grades 9-12. Their purpose is to support and encourage youth choir ministry in NOrth Carolina churches by offering worship through performance opportunities, musical development and leadership development while striving for excellence in musicianship, resulting in changed lives. Audition dates TBA. A scholarship of $400 will be available to students who are selected. (

Click to download a printable brochure:

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Children’s Choirs meet each week (August—April) from 6:00 until 6:40pm:young musicians

Preschool Threes
Preschool Fours
Preschool Kindergarten
Younger Children 1st Grade
Younger Children 2nd Grade
Younger Children 3rd Grade
Older Children 4th – 6th Grades
We also offer special performance opportunities every other summer called “ENCORE.” Our older children are frequently included in The Singing Christmas Tree. Children in grades 1-6 perform in morning worship 2-3 times each year.
Click here for our Children’s Choir brochure and full schedule.

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 Segue is a one day event for youth choirs who want and need a festival experience but are not ready for advanced choral literature. For more details click here.


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The Sanctuary Choir meets every Wednesday, 7:15-8:45 p.m. in the Music Suite, Room B2040. No audition required. This group is primarily responsible for leading in worship each Sunday at 11:00 a.m. The Singing Christmas Tree is produced each year by this choir. They are also featured regularly in concerts.

IMG_27538:40 Worship Team (band, vocal, tech teams) meets every Wednesday, beginning at 7:20 p.m. This auditioned group leads in worship at the 8:40am worship gathering each Sunday in the Fellowship Hall. Contact for more information.

8:40 Worship Choir meets every Wednesday beginning at 7:20pm in Rm B2007. No audition is required. This group leads monthly in our 8:40 Sunday morning worship gathering and in other worship experiences throughout the year. Contact for more information.

Men’s Ensemble is a group of sixteen singers. Participation is open by audition or invitation. The ensemble performs for morning worship and special events. Rehearsals are held on Monday, 12:00 noon, in the Music Suite, Rm B2040.


Group Rehearsal Day Rehearsal Time
Children’s Choirs (3 yrs thru 6th Grade) Wednesdays 6:00 pm
Youth Choir (Grades 7 thru 12) Sundays 5:00 pm
Sanctuary Choir Wednesdays 7:15 pm
8:40 Worship Team and Choir Wednesdays 7:20 pm
Men’s Ensemble Mondays 12 noon