Music Ministry

Trinity welcomes you to join our wide variety of musical offerings and activities for singers, instrumentalists and those wishing to expand their spirituality through their gifts of music. 

 

Our experienced and talented staff remains closely connected to the Grand Rapids musical community and is eager to answer questions or to help you connect to a musical ensemble.

 

For more information about  Trinity’s Music Ministry and other opportunities to participate in music at Trinity, please contact us here.

  • Open to singers of high school age and up, the Trinity Choir, directed by Sidney Hoeksema and accompanied by Larry Biser, participates in 11:15 am worship weekly and presents larger scale works during the year. New members are always welcome.

  • Cantors for the 8:00 am and 11:15 am services are drawn from the Trinity Choir as well as members of the congregation at large. If you are interested in serving as a cantor, please contact Sid Hoeksema at 616.554.2998.

  • Trinity Lutheran Chorale, Augsburg Choir and Cantus Choir are available to children ages 4 through 8th grade. All children’s choirs are directed by Diane Biser and accompanied by Larry Biser.

  • Resound Handbell Choir Directed by Larry Biser, the adult bell rehearses from 6 to 7:15 pm on Thursdays from September through May and plays once a month for worship. The group also participates regularly in area handbell events. New members are always welcome. For more information, please contact Director of Music / Organist, Larry Biser at 616.949.2510, ex. 18.

  • Designed for children who will have completed third through eighth grades. Activities include vocal and bell choir, fine arts, field trips, demonstrations by local artists and musicians, and more! Camp runs from 9:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. daily, with some optional afternoon field trips. Contact Director of Music, Larry Biser, at lgbiser@att.net or 616-949-2510, ext. 18.

  • Faceless, our youth band, is open to high school students; the Rejoice Band and Beyond Belief Band are open to adults. Cheryl Reeve serves as the Rejoice Bands Coordinator. Keyboardists, singers, percussionists and instrumentalists are encouraged to participate. For more information, contact Rejoice Bands Coordinator, Cheryl Reeve at 616.490.8316.

  • The Celebration of Music Concert Series is a wonderful opportunity to attend concerts in our beautiful sanctuary. The Létourneau organ, Steinway grand piano and Zuckerman harpsichord are regularly featured, as well as instruments and voices.

  • The Létourneau Organ

    In 1983, an organ committee was formed to seek a replacement of the existing Pels organ. By 1987, the committee retained the services of Dr. James Kibbie...