Our Music Program

Anderson First has a rich tradition of quality music in our worship services. We offer a variety of musical experiences and opportunities for you to consider.  If you are interested or have questions, contact Susan Finger ( for more information.

Sanctuary Choir

This choir is open to anyone who loves to sing!  No auditions are required.  The choir sings anthems and leads the hymns for the 10:00 A.M. service and usually sings two-three weeks per month performing a variety of music.  We rehearse each Wednesday from 7 to 8 P.M. in the choir room located on the second floor just above the Narthex.

Wesley Chorale

The Wesley Chorale is a select vocal ensemble of twelve to fifteen voices singing a cappella.  The group sings once or twice a semester and sings many styles of music. Auditions are required to join this group.

Wesley Bells

The Wesley Bells are a group dedicated to performing traditional worship music using hand bells.  You do not need to know how to read music to play.  Bells rehearse every Wednesday evening from 6 to 7 P.M. in the bell room on the second floor of the church.  Bells perform once or twice each semester.  Contact Sarah Taylor at 765-274-7803 for more information.

Joyful Sound (Women's Choir)

Joyful Sound is made up of Women's voices. The group usually sings once per semester and rehearsals will be announced. All women are welcome and invited to sing in this group.

Alpha Brass

This group of musicians is dedicated to performing traditional worship music using their brass and percussion instruments.  Anyone with the ability to play one of these instruments, and loves traditional worship music, is encouraged to join the group as they rehearse on the second and fourth Mondays at 7 P.M.  For more information contact Mark Finger at 765-378-6400.

Joyful Jazz

This group is a traditional jazz "big band" with saxes, trumpets, trombones and a rhythm section.  There are many familiar hymn tunes that are used in the tradition of big band style - jazz, gospel, rock and so on. If you have interest in this group contact Chris Taylor at 765-623-1322.

Our musical gifts enrich worship and provide an opportunity for you to reach others for Christ through your musical gifts.  Your musical offering can be via instrument or voice.  Please consider sharing your gifts for the glory of the Lord! Contact Susan Finger at or call the church office.