Sharing God’s creative gifts
Music and Arts is significant in the life of the church. It is powerful, engaging and inspiring and creates meaningful experiences that connect people closer to God and to each other. At Shandon you’ll find a dynamic music and arts ministry for all ages offering lots of ways to experience music and to be involved through the arts.
For more information about Music and Arts, contact Rev. Eddie Huss, Minister of Music at firstname.lastname@example.org or Debbie Bauer, Music Associate and Organist at email@example.com.
Broadway Show Tunes Concert
Everyone is invited to our “Broadway Show Tunes” concert on Sunday, October 9, in the Dunn Smith courtyard at 6pm. Our vocalists, Matthew Chesnutt, Bruce Isley, AnaPlayer Murray, Lindsay Anne McCall, Owen Connolly, and Anna Flynn will sing some of your favorite show tunes, and more! This event is co-sponsored by our Older Adult Ministries.
Columbia Choral Society Concert
The Columbia Choral Society will present a concert in our Sanctuary on Sunday, October 30 at 4:00 p.m. The concert will feature the Johannes Brahms “Liebeslieder Waltzes,” with Allison Hillbush and Eddie Huss, piano. The Choir is conducted by Dr. Elizabeth Mears. This concert is free and everyone is invited to attend.
All Saints Sunday Concert
Combined choirs from Shandon UMC, Trenholm Road UMC, Washington Street UMC, Cayce UMC, and Main Street UMC will be presenting “Requiem” by Gabriel Faure, on Sunday, 4:00 p.m., in our Sanctuary. Nicholas Shumate will conduct with Debbie Bauer, organist. Soloists are, Anna Flynn, Kyle Collins, and Craig Coelho. The names of church members who have died since All Saints Sunday, 2021, will be listed in the program.
Calling For Visual Artists
Calling all Visual Artists who are members of Shandon: help us Build the Body of Christ through God’s Creative Gifts! The Visual Arts Council is creating of roster of all visual artists to increase the use of the visual arts in how we serve, worship and share our faith. Please take a moment to complete the form and share your gifts with the church: Click here to register.
Music & Arts Events
Schedule Photos – Church Photo Directory
church code: sc261 and the password: photos
Shandon UMC will begin hosting photoshoots for our upcoming hard-copy and digital directory. The dates are October 5-8 and October 18–22. For a complete listing of times and to sign-up, please visit https://ucdir.com/schedule/login.php and use church code: sc261 and the password: photos More info
Broadway Showtunes & More
| 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
On Sunday, October 9, 6:00–7:00 p.m., bring a lawn chair and join us for this outdoor concert to enjoy some of your favorite Broadway hits. Our vocalists, Matthew Chesnutt, Bruce Isley, AnaPlayer Murray, Lindsay Anne McCall, Owen Connolly, and Anna Flynn will sing some of your favorite show tunes, and more! This event is sponsored by the Older Adult Ministries and Music & Arts Ministry.
The show will be held in the courtyard between the DuBose and Dunn-Smith Buildings. Everyone is invited to attend. Light refreshments will be provided by our Connections Ministry. The concert will be live-streamed and can be viewed at: shandon-umc.org/live. More info
All Saints Sunday Concert – “Requiem” by Gabriel Fauré
| 4:00 p.m.
Join us for an All Saints Sunday Concert by the combined choirs of Shandon UMC, Washington Street UMC, Trenholm Road UMC, and Main Street UMC on Sunday, November the 6 at 4:00 p.m. The Concert will feature Gabriel Faure’s Requiem performed in the Sanctuary of the Shandon UMC located at 3407 Devine Street. Nicholas Shumate will conduct the choirs and Debbie Bauer will assist at the organ. This program will be presented in memory of church members who have died since last All Saints Sunday. Everyone is invited to attend. More info