Our vibrant and soulful music ministry is led by the following talented people:
Pam Siegler, Choir Director
Pam Siegler leads the ministry of music in worship services at UUCH, including directing the choir, nurturing congregational singing, collaborating with the worship team, and coordinating special music, instrumental selections, and percussion. Pam has a passion to empower choir members as musical ministry leaders and to involve the entire congregation of all ages in making spirit-filled music. Pam studied at the University of Cincinnati Conservatory of Music with a voice concentration and minor in piano, and she offered choral instruction in the Alabama school system for nearly 20 years. Pam also directs the Huntsville Feminist Chorus, longstanding friends of UUCH, whose mission is to open hearts and minds through song.
Kathy Fisher, Pianist
Kathy Fisher has a Bachelor of Music degree in piano performance and pedagogy from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, and has maintained a private piano studio in Huntsville since 1969. She has held many local, district and state level offices in AMTA, served as president of the Huntsville Chamber Music Guild for several years, is a licensed Kindermusik educator, and has been on the staff as school music teacher at the Montessori School of Huntsville since 1996. She has taught piano at Oakwood College, and kindergarten through third grade general music classes for Oakwood Academy. She also teaches music classes at Fantasy Playhouse and Second Mile Preschool, and has private students at her home studio, MSH, and Valley Conservatory.
Before coming to UUCH, Kathy was the substitute church pianist for Weatherly Heights Baptist Church; she has been a member at UUCH since 1996. She became choir accompanist and church pianist at our church that year, and has served on the board of directors as program chair. Kathy accompanies choir rehearsals, plays for worship services and special holiday services, and provides music for weddings and memorial services, as well as district UUA meetings.
Mari Hinckley, Music Committee Chair
Mari supports the music ministry of UUCH by organizing and coordinating the many crucial details, such as coordinating the music with the Worship Committee and Minister, arranging for pianists to accompany music in the Worship Service and Choir practices, purchasing of hymnals and sheet music as needed, and keeping the pianos on a regular tuning schedule. She also sings in the choir.