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Music Director

Danita Barnes

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Danita Barnes became Music Director in June, 2014. She serves as organist, choir master, and director of music.

A lifelong resident of Roanoke Rapids, Danita has always been involved in church music.  She began by playing piano for Baptist Sunday School classes at the age of 10 and substituting for the organist and pianist when she was a teenager.

She received her Bachelor of Science at Meredith College, Raleigh, NC in Business Administration, while studying piano and organ with staff musicians, privately.

Following 16 years of instruction, Danita further refined her organist skills under the instruction of Dr. Charles Rachow, a retired organ professor at Barton College in Wilson, NC (and former organist at Methodist and Episcopal churches).
 
Prior to joining the staff at All Saints’ Danita had been employed as a church musician for 19 years, playing the organ and; directing both the children’s and the hand bell choirs.

Danita and her husband Bobby, have three grown daughters,two grandsons & a grand daughter; and recently retired from the furniture business.  Additionally, Danita teaches a full studio of piano students and Kindermusic.

 

 
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Hand Bell Practice
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Contact: Danita Barnes
Location: suspended due to COVID-19
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