by Anne Timpane, music director Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord. – Col. 3:16 Psalms have been chanted or declaimed in worship for
by Anne Timpane, music director One of my greatest joys as Director of Music Ministries is choosing the music that we sing on Sundays. Each of our services has a different feel and flow to its worship, so careful consideration of mood and meaning has to be given to the music selected.
by Anne Timpane, Music Director Over the past few years, several of my Music Notes columns have focused on some of our congregation’s favorite hymns. Of all the composers and arrangers whose hymns made the “best-loved” list, Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) has the
by Anne Timpane, music director It was more than 100 years ago that the American Theater opened for business on 42nd Street in the heart of Manhattan. This was the first of many theaters on the famed street that became known around the world as Broadway. Broadway is synonymous with ex