Category Archives: On That Note…

News from Our Music Director

Music Opportunities for Christmas Eve

November 12, 2019
We invite youth and adult instrumentalists to participate in the Family Orchestra that will play in the family service on December 24, 2019 at 4:00 PM. Rehearsals are: · Saturday, December 14, 2019 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM · Saturday, December 21, 2019 from...

On That Note – June 2019

June 1, 2019
From Markus Grae-Hauck, Music Director  Recently in a worship planning session, we were discussing the distinction between performance and worship. According to the dictionary, to perform means “to do something in front of an audience, often in order to entertain”;...

On That Note – May 2019

May 2, 2019
From Markus Grae-Hauck, Music Director “The only true voyage, the only bath in the Fountain of Youth, would be not to visit strange lands but to possess other eyes.” – Marcel Proust You may have noticed that recently we have...

On That Note – April 2019

April 1, 2019
From Markus Grae-Hauck, Music Director The Return of the Holiday Choir If you have attended our candlelight service on Christmas Eve, you know that we always assemble a big choir for the occasion. We’re going to do it again –...

On That Note – February 2019

February 1, 2019
From Markus Grae-Hauck, Music Director Oh, freedom, oh, freedom… Oh, freedom over me…And before I’d be a slave…I’d be buried in my grave And go home to my God…And be free… These are the words from the first verse of...

On That Note – January 2019

January 1, 2019
From Markus Grae-Hauck, Music Director Have you been wishing to join the Holiday Choir (because it would be really fun to sing with such a large group and orchestra)… but you just couldn’t make all the rehearsals in the crazy...

On That Note – Summer 2018

July 1, 2018
“Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.” —Victor Hugo If you are one of the people who read the fine print in our hymnals, you are probably familiar with the name...

On That Note – April 2018

April 1, 2018
From Markus Grae-Hauck, Music Director You may have heard the rumors, and they are true: our Assistant Music Director, Stearns Matthews, has accepted an offer from the Morristown Unitarian Fellowship (MUUF) to serve as their Interim Music Director, starting April...