Enjoy some of the special music from past services.

Adagio in E Major, K 261, by W A Mozart

January 27, 2019

Isabelle Smith on Violin

With Joshua Birns-Sprague on Piano

Still, Still, Still, Traditional Austrian Carol

January 6, 2019

Special Bell piece with Pam Manzolini,

accompanied on Guitar by Joshua Birns-Sprague

The Little Drummer Boy, by Davis, Onorati & Simeone

December 4, 2018

Madeline Bronson Soloist

First United Methodist Church Choir

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

Ding, Dong, Merrily, Traditional English Carol, arranged by Fred Gramann

December 4, 2018

First United Methodist Church Bell Choir

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

Comfort, Comfort Ye My People, by G F Handel and arr by Cynthia Dobrinski

December 4, 2018

Harriet Hunt on Flute

First United Methodist Church Bell Choir

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

2018 Choral Vesper service

December 4, 2018

This service includes readings and musical selections performed by the Sunday Morning Praise Band, the Hand Bell Ensemble, and the Choir accompanied by string instruments.

Of the Father's Love Begotten, Divinum Mysterium 11th Century Sanctus

December 4, 2018

Isabelle Smith on Violin

First United Methodist Church Bell Choir

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

I Heard The Bells, by J, Baptiste Calkin Arr by Cynthia Dobrinski

December 4, 2018

First United Methodist Church Bell Choir

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

Draw the Circle Wide, by Mark A Miller

October 14, 2018

First United Methodist Church with Praise Band

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

Just a Closer Walk with Thee, Traditional

August 26, 2018

First United Methodist Church Praise Band

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

Oh, What a Beautiful City, by Pete Seeger

July 22, 2018

Joshua Birns-Sprague

In the Journey, by Martin Sexton

July 8, 2018

Joshua Birns-Sprague

Hallelujah Chorus, by Handel

April 1, 2018

First United Methodist Church Easter Finale with Congregation 

I Want To Be Ready, Spiritual

April 1, 2018

First United Methodist Church Praise Band

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

He Leadeth Me, by JH Gilmore and W B Bradury

March 18, 2018

Harriet Hunt and Joshua Birns-Sprague

Everlasting God, by Brenton Brown

March 4, 2018

First United Methodist Church Praise Band

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

In Every Age, by Janet Sullivan Whitaker

March 4, 2018

Robert Motley and Joshua Birns-Sprague

The Lords Prayer, Music by Albert Malotte, arr by Richard Huggins

January 14, 2018

Joshua Birns-Sprague

Bring a Torch, Isabella Jeanette

December 17, 2017

First United Methodist Church Bell Choir

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

Never Was a Child so Lovely, Folk Christian Song

December 9, 2017

First United Methodist Church Choir

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

I Wash My Face in a Golden Vase, Folk Christian Song

December 9, 2017

First United Methodist Church Choir

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

Oh, How Peacefully, by Jack Schrader Sicilian Melody

December 9, 2017

First United Methodist Church Choir

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

Gloria, 16th Century French Melody, sung by Rebecca Besse

December 9, 2017

Soloist-Rebecca Besse 

Pianist- Joshua Birns-Sprague

He is the King of Glory, Arranged by Ruby Shaw Hollis

December 9, 2017

First United Methodist Church Bell Choir

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

O Little Town of Bethlehem, arranged by Cynthia Dobrinski

December 9, 2017

First United Methodist Church Bell Choir

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

On This Day Earth Shall Ring, By Fred Gramann

December 9, 2017

First United Methodist Church Bell Choir

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

Choral Vesper Service

December 9, 2017

This service includes readings and musical selections performed by the Sunday Morning Praise Band, the Hand Bell Ensemble, and the Choir accompanied by string instruments.

O Come, O Come Emmanuel

December 3, 2017

First United Methodist Church Choir

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing, by Robert Robinson (1758) ​ (French Version)

November 19, 2017

First United Methodist Church, Pittsfield

Soloist-Rebecca Besse 

Pianist- Joshua Birns-Sprague

Soon and Very Soon, by Andrae Crouch

November 12, 2017

First United Methodist Church Praise Band

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

How Can I Keep From Singing, arranged by Arnold Sherman

October 15, 2017

First United Methodist Church Aldersgate Ringers

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

If You But Trust in God to Guide You, arranged by John Behnke

October 15, 2017

First United Methodist Church Aldersgate Ringers

Directed by Joshua Birns-Sprague

Great is they Faithfulness, by William Runyan and Thomas O Chisholm

October 1, 2017

Isabelle Smith on Violin

Harriet Hunt on Flute

Joshua Birns-Sprague on Clarinet

Sometimes I Feel Like a Moanin' Dove, American Traditional

September 24, 2017

First United Methodist Church, Pittsfield

Guitarist - Austin Honig 

Organist- Joshua Birns-Sprague

Because He Lives, by William Gaither

July 16, 2017

Harriet Hunt (Flute)

Joshua Birns- Sprague (Piano)

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