Fairmont United Methodist Church • Raleigh NC

a mission-oriented community

Music

We have a wide range of music ministries for all ages, including adult and youth vocal and bell choirs, instrumental ensembles, soloist opportunities, and dramas. The music ranges from Bach to Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat, and from traditional Southern Gospel to Jesus on the Mainline.

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Sunday Night LIVE! Music Coordinator, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Chancel Choir

For high school students to adults, the Chancel Choir has a key role in leading the morning worship service and other special services during the year. Anthems range from contemporary to classics, from easy to challenging. Wednesdays, 7 pm, Choir Room, upper level. All levels of experience are welcome.

Handbell Choir

For high school students to adults, the Hand Bell Choir, with 3 octaves of bells and chimes, offers a fun musical outlet. Ringers of all skill levels are needed! Wednesdays, 6 pm, Bell Choir Room, upper level.

Pre-service Music

Each Sunday from 10:45-10:55 musicians can volunteer to provide gathering music for worshipers as they enter the sanctuary. All levels of experience are welcome. If you would like to perform, contact Greg Bottomley, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Musicals

Most years the children and youth perform a Christmas Program. Additional inter-generational productions have been performed every few years.

Instrumental Ensembles

Instrumental Ensembles are frequently used to support the choir or perform on their own. If you would like to play, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Fairmont Gospel Revue

The Fairmont Gospel Revue (FGR) plays in the “gospel jazz” style, performing frequently at Sunday Night LIVE! and around the community. Audition only, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Sunday Night LIVE!

Sunday Night LIVE! features musicians from around the community. Gospel, traditional, African American gospel, contemporary, classical, acoustic… it’s all here. To schedule a performance, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., SNL! Music Coordinator.