Music At Jarvis

Do you enjoy performing music in a group with other students? Jarvis Christian College has two performing ensembles to meet your interests and display your talent.


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The Jarvis Christian College Choir performs works in a variety of musical styles. This mixed chorus is featured on weekly Chapel programs and frequently travels to represent the College.

Scholarships are available to students who qualify.

Contact Mr. Bruce-Alvin Thompson, Director of Choral Activities
Office: 903-730-4890 ext. 2207
Mobile: 704-877-7117


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The Jarvis Christian College band began in Fall 2014. If you play a band instrument and are interested in joining the S3 (Sophisticated Sounds of Soul), contact Mr. Rodney Chism at or by phone at 903-730-4890, ext. 2153.

Scholarships are available.

Gerald Bieritz

Associate Professor - Music

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Paul Lee

Associate Professor - Music/College Pianist, Community Choir Accompanist

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Bruce-Alvin Thompson

Director, Choral Activities

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Rodney Chism

Director, Band/Asst. Professor - Music

903-730-4890 x2153

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer. Jarvis Christian College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate degree. For information concerning regional accreditation, contact: Commission on Colleges, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, Telephone: 404-679-4500, Fax: 404-679-4558,