Adult Choir

Accompanied by our 3,000 pipe Moller-Buzard organ, the Adult Sanctuary Choir sings every Sunday at the 11:00 A.M. worship service. Rehearsals run from September through May. Fall rehearsals begin the first Thursday after Labor Day at 7:00 P.M. If you would be interested in singing in the choir, contact the Director of Music, Elizabeth Goldstein.

For more detailed information about our Choir Program, click on the Choir page.

Music Fine Arts Series

The Music Fine Arts Series of First United Methodist Church presents professional concerts throughout the year set in the beauty of the First Church sanctuary. Examples of previous concerts include Westminster Choir, Dick Hyman, Lillette Jenkins-Wisner, the St. Louis Brass Quintet, and many others.

Every Christmas the First Church Singers present their Annual Christmas Concert and Community Carol Sing, a much looked forward to tradition in Sarasota. They have also presented spring concerts to include everything from Robert Ray’s Gospel Mass to Mozart’s famous Requiem.

For a listing of this season’s Music Fine Arts Series, click on the Fine Arts page.


Jazz at First Church

The series features local jazz artists and hosts two
performances (4 and 5:30 pm) November through April.

For more detailed information on Jazz in the Chapel, click on Jazz at First Church page.