Children and Youth Music Ministry

All kids ages 4 to 18 are invited to participate in one or more musical ensembles at Augustana. Additional opportunities to share musical gifts will be available throughout the year.

Before Sunday rehearsals, catered lunch is provided for everyone 11:30–12:15 p.m. in Fellowship Hall.

To participate in choral and instrumental groups, register through this link.

Cherubs

Directed by Marcia Olson. Open to children age 4 through grade 2. This choir sings the first Sunday of each month. Rehearsals are after Sunday worship, 12:15–1 p.m.

Choristers

Directed by Angela Howard. Open to children in grades 3–5. This choir sings the second Sunday of each month. Rehearsals are after Sunday worship, 12:15–12:45 p.m.

Cantabile

Directed by Angela Howard, this choir is open to middle and high school youth. This choir sings the third Sunday of every month. Rehearsals are 12:45–1:15 p.m. on Sundays.

Recorders

Directed by Sharon Schillereff. This ensemble rehearses on Sunday afternoons, 12:45-1:15 p.m. Open to children in 3rd grade, this ensemble prepares the child for handbells in 4th grade, as they learn note reading and basic music skills.

SONshine Ringers

This handbell ensemble is open to children in grades 4–5. They play in worship every six to eight weeks and rehearse after Sunday worship 12:45–1:15 p.m.

GraceNotes

This middle school handbell ensemble plays in worship every six to eight weeks and rehearses after Sunday worship, 12:15–12:45 p.m.

BELLievers

This high school handbell ensemble plays in worship every six to eight weeks and rehearses after Sunday worship 1:15–1:45 p.m.