​​​​​​​Music at 

First Church

" Sing unto the Lord a new song!

Sing unto the Lord, all the whole earth.  "

Psalm 96:1

Music Ministries

Chancel and Festival Choirs

For more information about our choirs contact

Frank Martignetti, Director of Music and Organist

203-259-8396 x 102


Chancel Choir (9th Grade–Adult) This ensemble plays an integral part of our  worship on Sundays, singing a wide variety of choral  repertoire.

Rehearsals are September-June; Thursdays, 7:30-9:00 p.m. .


Festival Choir (9th Grade-Adult)  This short term participation  choir gathers before Christmas and Easter, joining ranks with the Chancel Choir.

Pre-Christmas ehearsals start November 14th. Rehearsal dates for Easter Festival Choir will be announced in January.


Children's Choir and Youth Choir

Children’s Choir (For children in Kindergarten–3rd Grade) Children learn about pitch, rhythm, diction, conducting, and understanding the lyrics of songs. Members of Children’s Choir begin to discover how God’s Word speaks through music. Rehearsals: September –June; Thursdays 4:30pm-5:15pm.


Youth Choir (For 4th-8th Grade) Small group singing and/or instrument playing focusing on music as an expericence in worship through different genres and mediums. Joining with the Children and Chancel Choirs for special Sundays and other church events.

Rehearsals: September- June; Thursdays 5:15pm-6:00pm


Directed by Cheri Evan

cevan@firstchurchfairfield.org • 203-259-8396 x100


Handbell Choir

Beginning Thursdays this Fall

6:00 PM 

in the Webb Room

(back of Sanctuary)

  • - A Musical Way to Social Distance (masks required)
  • - Music Reading Not Necessary
  • - 6th grade - Adult
  • - 7 + Ringers Needed

Contact Cheri Evan for more information.


Bringing People Together Through Song 

Community Sing Alongs

The Organ