Chancel Choir

Join the Chancel Choir!

This choir performs a a wide variety of music. From sacred traditional anthems by famous composers to music hot off the press. The choir is joined by professional section leaders and often accompanied by musicians playing flutes, brass, and percussion instruments as well as piano and organ.   



  • Do I have to audition to join the Chancel Choir?
    No audition required, but you should be able to read music.
  • Do I have to be a member of First Church?
    No church membership is required to join the choir.
  • When are the rehearsals?
    Weekly rehearsals on Thursdays, 7–9 PM. See Campus map
  • How can I join?
    You can join by emailing Spencer Velky or Brian Lustig.
  • How often does the choir perform?
    The Chancel Choir sings every Sunday at the 9 AM service, 10 months/year. 
  • What time do I need to be there for Chancel Choir on Sundays? Warmup on Sunday morning begins at 8:15 AM.  
  • How much does it cost?
    There is no cost to join the choir.

For more information
Email Brian Lustig Director of Choral Activities 
619-297-4366 ext. 135