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Director of Music Ministry

Dr. David Wilson, with his extensive knowledge and experience, brings to Christ Presbyterian Church a passion for a well-balanced music ministry.  He is Professor Emeritus from the Thornton School of Music at the University of Southern California.  For twenty-seven years he guided the graduate choral and sacred music programs and conducted university choral and orchestral ensembles.  As chair of the sacred music degree he taught courses in hymnology, church music administration, history of church music and music in the liturgical church.  In addition, he was artistic director and conductor of the Long Beach Bach Festival and Director of Music at Riviera United Methodist Church in Redondo Beach.  At Riviera he directed the Chancel Choir, the Chancel Bells and oversaw the children and youth music program. 

GRAY-HEIDI-164 (2)Mrs. Heidi Gray

Leader of Praise and Worship Team

Heidi is a wife and mother of three who is passionate about worship, and believes that, as a Christian, worship is our first and most important duty.  She longs to bring her passion for worship to the people of CPC, and focuses each Sunday on making God the center of it all.  Heidi and Rev. Simmons create a service that uses contemporary songs and music styles without giving up the meat of a traditional Presbyterian Service.  Heidi is blessed to work with superb musicians in the Praise Team.


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Mr. Vitaly Serebriakov