Music Ministries

Chancel Choir

This adult choir sings traditional, classical, and contemporary choral selections at the 9:30 a.m. Sunday worship service September through May. The choir rehearses Thursday evenings 7:30-9:00 p.m. in the Music Room located behind the Sanctuary. No previous experience is required! 

Allegro Children’s Choir
This children's choir is for grades 3-8. Rehearsals are on Sundays, 10:40-11:00 a.m. This group sings in worship on the second Sunday, September-May.  

Handbell Choirs

Exaltation Handbell Choir   The Exaltation Handbell Choir rings on the third Sunday of each month during the 9:30 a.m. Classic worship service throughout the school year. Ringing experience, as well as the ability to read music, is encouraged.
Rehearsals for Exaltation Handbell Choir are on Tuesday evenings from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. 

Beginning Handbell Choir    The Beginning Handbell Choir is for ringers of any age with no experience required.
Rehearsals for Beginning Handbell Choir are on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 to 7:20 p.m. 


Vocalists and Instrumentalists

Vocalists and instrumentalists are invited to share their talents and gifts in worship services year-round. All levels of proficiency are invited and welcome to lead our congregation as we worship God. 

Crossroads Worship Team

The Crossroads Worship Team is made up of amateur and professional guitars, bass, drums and singers. The Crossroads Team leads the music in the 11:00 a.m. Crossroads worship service year round, and they rehearse at 10:00 a.m. each Sunday.


For more information about the music ministries at Barrington UMC, please contact the leaders listed below.

Patti Mangis, Director of Music and Worship Arts
Seth Durbin, Director of Contemporary Worship
Laura Olsen, Director of Handbells