Category: From Our Music Director

January 5, 2023

First of all, I want to thank all those involved in our online Solstice service, which many of you accessed on Wednesday December 21.

UUCS member Ann Wenger was our excellent narrator. And I thank members Lynn Jinishian and Shane Gronholz for their reading prowess. Our … read more.

December 15, 2022

Our Winter Solstice Ritual is nearly upon us! On December 21, I do hope all of you will choose either to go to our Zoom online service at 4:00 p.m. or to our live service in the Sanctuary at 7:00 p.m.

If you choose the Zoom … read more.

December 1, 2022

Well, everybody is hopping around the church office. We’re all very busy! And I have so much to do that music is running out my ears!

In our regular December services you will hear the Mixed Choir singing some fun holiday music on December 4 and … read more.

Come Sing with the Choir for the Holidays!

Deadline to join the UUCS Mixed Choir: Tuesday, November 22, 2022 at noon.

Our Mixed Choir is gearing up for singing in December with music you just might want to sing! We’re starting out with Christmas Time Is Here from the TV production A Charlie Brown … read more.

October 20, 2022

This Sunday the Mixed Choir and I plan to celebrate the changing of our street name to Whistalks Way. Although this is a small victory in view of the atrocities that George Wright wrought on the native Spokane population, it does recognize the Native American … read more.

October 4, 2022

This coming Sunday, October 9, the Mixed Choir will be singing the poetry of two great internationally known poets, Rabindranath Tagore and Jalal al-Din Muhammad Rumi.

Tagore (1861 – 1941) was a polymath who worked as a poet, novelist, playwright, composer, philosopher, social reformer and painter. … read more.

September 29, 2022

October has five Sundays and I have the music line-up ready to share with you.

Guest Stanton Cobbs will play his guitar and sing for us. Stan will be sharing a couple of newer songs by Tina Malia and leading us in Bob Dylan’s “Forever Young” … read more.

September 22, 2022

This coming Sunday, September 25, we will have a real musical treat! Member Dan Gore, who plays the mandolin, is bringing a guitarist friend, Rod Anderson, and together they will play for us a wonderful array of music—everything from a Bill Monroe waltz to the … read more.

September 1, 2022

Here’s our Sunday service music line up for September:

UUCS Member Pam Larratt sings and plays piano for us.The Weddle Twins grace our services with two songs.The Men’s Ensemble sings Heart of Gold and Wild Mountain Thyme, a Scottish ballad.UUCS Member Dan Gore plays his mandolin.

So … read more.

August 2, 2022

Here’s our Sunday service music line up for the month of August:

Church member Lyle Morse, who is a wonderful blues performer (with quite a few recordings to his name), will play Daughters, an original guitar piece of his, and Ready for the Times to Get … read more.