Music Events

Reveille UMC

2017 Music Ministry Events

Download your copy of a the Children's and Youth Ministries and Music calendar for the 2017-2018 school year. We look forward to growing your child's love of God through music. For questions, contact Tamara Nicely (Children) or Cathy Armistead (Youth).

Join a Choir and Share Your Gift of Music
Now is the time to join a choir at Reveille! Here are the kickoff dates for our choir rehearsals. For more information, contact Cathy Armistead.
Choir Kickoffs 
Wednesday, September 6, 7:30 pm
CrossPoint, offers contemporary music during 9:30 am service, open to adults of all ages.
Thursday, September 7, 7:00 pm
Chancel Choir, offers traditional music during 11:00 am service, open to adults of all ages.
Sunday, September 10, 4:00 pm
Youth Instrumental Ensemble, for grades 6-12, offers music during select services and concerts. Bring your own instrument.
Sunday, September 10, 4:30 pm
Children’s Choirs, handbells and vocal, for ages 4-5th grade and Youth Choir, for grades 6-12, offers 
music during select services and concerts.
Monday, September 11, 7:00 pm
Reveille Ringers, for adults by audition, offers handbell music during select services and concerts.
Sunday, September 17, 4:00 pm
Youth Handbells, for grades 6-12, offers handbell music during select services and concerts. 

Seeking Youth Instrumentalists
Youth instrumentalists who want to share their talents are invited to join the Youth Instrumental Ensemble. In 2017-2018, the group will meet on the second and fourth Sundays in the sanctuary at 4:00 pm. To sign up, please contact Tamara Nicely by September 3.

Fall Music Highlights 

November 3-4 | Reveille Ringers at Raleigh Handbell Festival

November 17-18 | Youth Choir JAM with James Wells

December 10, 4:00 pm | Christmas Concert with all Choirs

December 24, 5:30 pm | Lessons and Carols with Youth and Children’s Choirs

December 27, noon | Reveille Ringers at The Jefferson

Past 2017 Music Ministry Events

April 26: Swansboro Elementary Chorus and Reveille Children's Choir in Concert
The Swansboro Elementary School Children’s Choir and Reveille’s Children’s Choirs will hold a very special concert at 6:45 pm, Wednesday, April 26. Before the concert, join us for the Wonderful Wednesday meal at 5:30 pm.

May 7: Youth Sunday
Reveille’s youth will lead all three worship services on Sunday, May 7. Come hear the word of God from our talented and dedicated youth group and youth choirs. Sermons and testimonies will also be offered by the class of 2017.

May 7: Children's Choirs Musical
Reveille’s talented children’s choirs, led by Assistant Director of Music Tamara Nicely, will offer their spring musical, It’s Cool in the Furnace, by Buryl Red. This classic musical is based on the Old Testament story in the Book of Daniel. Make plans to attend the performance at Reveille, May 7, at 4:00 pm. 

May 15: Reveille Ringers at The Hermitage
Join the Reveille Ringers for their annual outreach to The Hermitage, Monday, May 15, at 7:00 pm. 

The Reveille Ringers will play a concert for the May birthday celebration sponsored by the Frances Carroll Circle.

May 21: Mission Benefit Concert
The 24th Annual Mission Benefit Concert, will take place on Sunday, May 21, at 7:00 pm in the sanctuary. The featured masterwork will be selections from Joseph Haydn’s The Creation. Reveille’s Chancel Choir will be joined by members of Trinity UMC’s Chancel Choir and community singers. The concert will be conducted by Trinity UMC Director of Music Ministries and Organist Dr. Charles Staples, and accompanied by a chamber orchestra. The Reveille Ringers will begin the concert with several pieces, including one based on a popular movie. A catered reception will follow the concert in the fellowship hall. Donations will be accepted to benefit Reveille’s UMFS Ministry, which empowers high-risk children, their families, and communities throughout Virginia. Photos

June 25-30: Music and Worship Arts Week at Lake Junaluska
A week-long choir camp for active youth choir members. Photos

July 20-23: Youth Mini Mission Trip
The youth will travel to Northern Virginia for performances and mission opportunities. Photos

For more information about music at Reveille, contact Cathy Armistead.
For more information about 
Music Ministries, please contact:
Cathy Armistead
Director of Music Ministries
(804) 359-6041, ext. 123