Music Ministries

Aldersgate Choir

The Aldersgate Choir meets on Wednesday evenings at 6:00-7:00 PM to rehearse and performs in our Sunday worship service as well as several special concerts throughout the year.  Our covenant is to provide the best quality music for our congregation that leads them into a place of deeper worship and relationship with God.  Our choir is comprised of adults and youth and is directed by Willis Rosenfeld.  Contact:  .

Contemporary Worship Team

Our Contemporary Worship Team is a group of vocal and instrumental musicians that provides contemporary worship style music for the service on Sunday mornings.  The Contemporary Worship Team rehearses on Wednesday evenings from 8:00-9:00 PM and is led by Director of Music,  Willis Rosenfeld.  Contact:  .

“Drumming in the Spirit” Percussion Ensemble

Our percussion group has become an active addition to our music department and practices are on Monday evenings at 7 PM and workshops are scheduled periodically. The percussion ensemble is under the direction of Jack Layne.  For more information contact Jack at or .



Music Ministry Forms


Music Ministry Forms


SUMC’s Music Ministries are under the direction of:

Willis Rosenfeld

Willis Rosenfeld, Director of Music Ministries oversees the music program at Sterling UMC, including directing the Aldersgate Choir and leading the Contemporary Worship Team. He has been on the music staff at SUMC since 2005 and loves being a part of this church family.

Willis has a B.A. in Music from George Mason University and a Graduate Certificate in Education from Regent University. Outside of SUMC, Willis is the choir director at Loudoun County High School. He loves leading music weekly alongside his wife Sharon, an active member of the choir, leader in the Worship Team, and long-time member of SUMC. They have two boys, Danny and Ezra.