(pronounced: seg-wey): to make a transition from one thing to another smoothly.


A one day, high energy event for youth choirs who are transitioning to the next level of ministry. Music selections are very accessible for beginning and intermediate level choirs. This experience will provide the interaction and inspiration students need to launch their choir ministry to the "next level."





Event Information

Saturday, February 11, 2017
Campbell University: Butler Chapel
Buies Creek, NC

Conductor:     Pepper Choplin

                       Professional composer, conductor, and humorist



Festival Music List: To be purchased and learned in advance of Festival.

     -This is My Word (Pepper Choplin, Shawnee Press) 35023175

     -If God is For Us (Pepper Choplin, Hal Leonard) 00158605

     -Santo (Mark Burrows, Choristers Guild) CGA1349

     -Walk Together, Children!  (Ken Berg, Hal Leonard) 08501718

     -Where Shepherds Lately Knelt (Courtney, Beckenhorst, BP1480)

     -Hallelujah, Amen!  (Handel, G. Schirmer/Hal Leonard)




About Pepper Choplin




Pepper Choplin is a full time composer, conductor and humorist. He has gained a reputation as one of the most creative writers in church music today. With a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, he went on to earn a Master of Music degree in composition from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Beyond his choral music, Choplin has produced two humorous CDs and an inspirational recording. In his solo concerts, he moves audiences with his powerful ballads and his hilarious humor.  He visits many schools, churches and conferences to conduct and to entertain.




Registration Information

Registration Fee: $100 per church

Participant Fee: $25 per student or adult

Church Registration Deadline: December 30, 2016

Student/Participant Registration Deadline: January 30,2017


To register, contact:

Joyce Mashtare

Campbell University Divinity School


Additional Information


Kerrie Clayton

First Baptist Church, Smithfield, NC