The choir sings at the 10:30 a.m. service on Sundays and special services as scheduled. Rehearsals are held Wednesday evenings from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m. from mid-September to early June.
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David Macbeth, Director of Music Ministries
Trinity’ Director of Music Ministries is David B. Macbeth.
David is a founding vocal/choral faculty member of the Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts and current Vocal Department Artistic Director, conducting three of the school’s six choral ensembles. He also teaches classes in honors level Music History, Advanced Placement Music Theory, Vocal Techniques, and Keyboarding.
David holds both undergraduate and graduate degrees in Music Education from West Chester University, studying voice under Dr. Larry Dorminy and choral conducting under Dr. David DeVenney.
While at West Chester David was awarded numerous merit and performance scholarships, as well as a teaching/performance graduate assistantship. In 2013 David was awarded the American Guild of Organists Choir Master Certification with a third place national ranking among that year’s applicants. Since becoming a Lehigh Valley resident in 2003, David has become a sought after choral conductor, vocal coach, accompanist, and baritone soloist.
David enters his 16th year as a professional church musician, with former music leadership experience in the Presbyterian Church USA, the Evangelical Lutheran Church (ELCA), United Church of Christ, and United Methodist Church.
His ensemble’s recent performances include Mozart’s Coronation Mass, excerpts from Beethoven’s Mass in C,Berstein’s Chichester Psalms, Randall Thompson’s Feast of Praise, Morten Lauridsen’s Lux Aeternam, Faure’s Requiem, Rutter’s Gloria and Mass for the Children, as well as smaller choral works by composers from Josquin to the present day. Under David’s leadership, the Touring Choir of the Lehigh Valley Charter HS for the Arts placed third in the mixed youth choir division of the 2012 World Choir Games. The ensemble is now listed on the INTERKULTURE 100 top youth choirs world ranking.
For more information please contact Dave Macbeth at (610) 253-0792 ext. 203.