Tyler Hughes, Music Administrator and Director

You’ll love the music at Elkhorn Hills!  We are a musical church, and we offer numerous ways to worship with music.

There are opportunities for musicians of all ages, providing us a complete music experience at Elkhorn Hills.  We are thrilled about the endless possibilities this continues to provide!  Elkhorn Hills is blessed with a wide array of passionate and gifted musicians. With numerous choir and special music opportunities, as well as seasonal instrumental and hand bell ensembles, there is always room for YOU!
Check out our full schedule of musical opportunities below.


  • Chancel Choir — Provides a wide variety of special music and leading hymns 3 Sundays a month during the 9:00 traditional service.   All are welcome!  Directed by Tyler Hughes. (  Practice: Wednesdays at 6:30 -7:30 pm.
  • Adult Praise Team — Provides a wide variety of contemporary music along with special music opportunities during the 10:30 Contemporary Service. All are welcome!  Directed by Tyler Hughes. (  Practice: Wednesdays at 7:30 – 8:15 pm.
  • Youth Praise Team (Middle/High School) — Leads worship for Saturday Night Worship once a month along with special music opportunities. Please contact Brett Heckens ( if you are interested in this opportunity!  Rehearsal times TBA.
  • Children’s Choir — Provides special music during worship services once a month, typically the first Sunday of the month.   All children K-5 are welcome!  Meets Sunday mornings beginning September 20th from 10:05-10:25 AM. We start rehearsal after the 9:00 service ends & finish rehearsal before Sunday School begins.  Please contact Heather McBeth ( for additional information.
  • Heavenly Bells (Handbell Choir) — Performs special music on various Sundays throughout the year.  Directed by Deb Eidam.  Practice: As Announced.  Seasonal Performances.  Contact Deb Eidam ( for more information.
  • EHUMC Annual Christmas Cantata  —  involves ALL EHUMC choirs, as well as numerous instrumentalists. Singers/Instrumentalists meet seasonally. Rehearsals TBA.  Please contact us to see how you can get involved!