After all of the interviews and auditions, our Director of Contemporary Worship search team prayerfully considered our final candidates and selected Ben Constantinides for the contemporary worship director position. We are confident Ben is someone who can lead with his musical talent, his passion for people, and his love of Christ. Ben will be starting on Sunday, July 7.
As a freelance musician, educator, and performer, Ben Constantinides has toured throughout the United States and Canada, having significant experience with contrasting styles and genres of music.
After finishing his graduate studies, he served as the Artist in Residence at Damascus United Methodist Church where he helped serve as the assistant choir director, substitute conductor for the youth orchestra, and formed the DUMC Brass Ensemble that traveled and toured in North Carolina with the Charles Wesley Singers. He then served as the Contemporary Worship Director at Calvary Lutheran Church for several years, aiding in the ministry and music that Calvary provided to the Mount Airy community.
Ben holds a Master of Music degree in Music Performance and a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education.
Please join us in welcoming Ben!