Center for Sacred Music
The Center for Sacred Music offers opportunities for all students to broaden their awareness of the music and ritual that have been part of humankind's various faith expressions for thousands of years. In addition, it offers theoretical and applied instruction as preparation for careers in church music ministry as continuing education for those already active in the profession.
Church Music Certificate
VWU's Church Music Certificate offers practical and theoretical knowledge for church music ministry career preparation, and has been recognized by the College Board for its excellence in programming. Prior experience in some aspect of church music, a strong desire to serve the Church, plus basic musicianship and keyboard skills are beneficial.
(available for both academic credit and continuing education units)
Sacred Music-Worship-Arts Summer Conference...
July 27 - August 1
9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Center for Sacred Music Summer Hymn Festival...
First Presbyterian Church, Virginia Beach
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Center for Sacred Music Festival Worship...
Great Bridge Presbyterian Church, Chesapeake