Choir and Music

The choir at Whitehead Methodist Church is 30 years old this year (2014).

It meets for choir practice at 7.30pm Thursday evenings and leads the congregation in singing at church services. The Choir Leader and Organist is Robert Ferris.

The choir are always looking for new talent both men and women.  If you are interested in joining please email Robert Ferris.

The Whitehead Methodist Church Choir

In August 2013 the choir started to introduce the new Methodist hymn book, “Singing the Faith”, into its repertoire.

Each year the choir organises an annual outing to the theatre or a musical.  They also hold an Annual General Meeting (AGM) every February.  The first AGM was held at the Whitehead Church on 4 February 1993. Click here to view a PDF of the 1993 AGM Minutes.

Hannah212One of the choir members, Hannah Copes (pictured on the left), not only sings, but also plays the trumpet beautifully. She is currently studying music at Queen’s University, Belfast.

The choir are always looking for new talent both men and women.  If you are interested in joining please email Robert Ferris.

All the Whitehead church services are recorded and can be sent out on CD to people who are unable to attend the services. If you would like to receive a recording on CD of the services please contact Stanley Gilpen.

Choir Members
Robert Ferris, Leader and Chairman
Irene Copes, Trreasurer
Liz Brennan, Secretary
Vera Girvan
Doris Nugent
Sheila Mason
Barbara Stafford
Hannah Copes
Margaret Murray
Eveline Sheerin
Madeline Cahoon
John MacQuarrie
Ken Stewart
Malcolm Cowton

The Organist at Islandmagee Methodist is Lorraine Hunter.

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