Tag: Joy of Music

PIPE ORGAN CONCERT: Dr. Kris Rizzotto

Sunday, May 21, 2023 at 7p Kris Rizzotto was named a member of The Diapason‘s 20 Under 30 Class of 2017, which recognizes young leaders in the fields of organ, harpsichord, carillon, and church music. They are also a self-published composer for organ, choir, and piano, with emphasis in sacred repertoire for religious services. Rizzotto…
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Music Ministry Showcase

Sunday, May 7, 2023 at 9 & 11a Worship Services To culminate our 25th season, the entire MUMC music ministry will lead two services of worship and music! Children, youth and adults will sing and play instrument to the glory of God! Erin Bryan, John Cargile, Kurtis Heinrich, Kevin McBeth, Emily Pikaard, Kiersten Rose, Tara…
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IN CONCERT: Central Methodist University Choral Department

Sunday, April 16, 2023 at 7p We welcome the talented students from Central Methodist University on their spring tour. The CMU choral program started in 1932 as a student-led organization and has continued to established itself as an outstanding choral organization in the state. Dr. Patrick Dill, director of choral activities There’s plenty of Free…
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Adams Masterworks: Mark Hayes Requiem

Sunday, April 2, 2023 at 7p Join as we celebrate the 70th birthday of Missouri composer, Mark Hayes! This occasion also marks the 10th anniversary of the premier of Hayes’ Requiem. The evening will also include Hayes’ piano and choral music. Mark Hayes, guest conductor, John Cargile, organ, Kevin McBeth, director. There’s plenty of Free…
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Merry Organ Concert

Thursday, December 29, 2022 at 7p Come and enjoy a Christmastide evening of organ and vocal music to celebrate the season. Classic holiday favorites and carols will be featured, including the ever popular, “O Holy Night”. John Cargile, organist & Tina Sayers, soprano. John CargileOrganist Tina Sayers Soprano There’s plenty of Free Parking available. The…
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IN CONCERT: An Evening of Music for Voice & Piano

Sunday, November 20, 2022 at 7p The Joy of Music Concert Series presents an Evening of Music for Voice and Piano. There’s plenty of Free Parking available. The entire St. Louis community is invited to experience this unique event. For more information about any of the Joy of Music concerts, please email the Director of…
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Betty Estes Gnaegy Christmas at Manchester

Sunday, December 18, 2022 at 7p Come celebrate Christmas with wonderful holiday music presented by Cantate Youth Choir, Coventry Choir, and the Chancel Choir! This beautiful night will be accompanied by two grand pianos, featuring John Cargile and Joseph Welch. There’s plenty of Free Parking available. The entire St. Louis community is invited to experience…
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IN CONCERT: The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra IN UNISON Chorus Young Artists

Sunday, March 12, 2023 at 7p We are excited to feature these eight talented singers from SLSO IN UNISON Chorus! This concert will include a wide selection of solo and ensemble music from Baroque and Classical to Spirituals, Showtunes, and Gospel! Alayna Epps & Nadia Maddex, soprano Bekah Ford & Veronica Rise, alto Dillon Carl…
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Ethan Massey

Projects & Events Coordinator Although I am originally from Illinois, just 20 minutes from downtown St. Louis, I currently live in the Dogtown area of the city with my fiancé. I graduated with my Bachelor’s of Science in Applied Communications Studies with an emphasis in Public Relations from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. I am an…
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Kevin McBeth

Director of Music & Worship I joined the staff of Manchester United Methodist Church in 1995, after serving churches in Texas and Iowa.  As Director of Music and Worship Arts, I have the great privilege to lead this vital ministry, which includes nearly 500 children, youth and adults in all facets of Fine Arts:  music,…
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Joy of Music Concert Series

WELCOME! We look forward to welcoming you back for this 25th season! Join as we present 10 fantastic concerts full of music and talent from several groups! PipescreamsSunday, October 30 at 7pJoin us for this “fiendish” evening of organ music by organist, John Cargile, and his “spooky” friends. This concert is fun for the whole…
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