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 during the 9:00 traditional service.   All are welcome!  Directed by Tyler Hughes. (  Practice: Wednesday evenings from 7-8 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: Sundays from 10 – 10:30 am.
  • Youth Praise Band (Middle/High School) — Sings at special youth services along with special music opportunities. Please contact Brett Heckens ( if you are interested in this opportunity!  Rehearsals on select Sundays at 11:45 am.
  • Children’s Choir — Provides special music the first Sunday of the month during the school year.   All children K-5 are welcome!  Practices Sunday mornings from 10:05-10:25 am.  Please contact Heather McBeth ( for additional information.
  • Heavenly Bells (Handbell Choir) — Performs on church holidays and 5th Sundays of the month.  Practices on Wednesday evenings from 6-7 pm.  Contact Deb Eidam ( for more information.
  • Children’s Hand Chimes (Children’s handbell Choir)– Performs during special music and on some holidays. Practices on Wednesday evenings from 5-5:50. A meal is provided for the kiddos after practice. Contact Deb Eidam ( for more information.
  • Special Performances: Christmas and Easter Cantatas (involves ALL EHUMC choirs), small groups, solos – instrumental and vocal. Singers/Instrumentalists meet seasonally. Rehearsals TBA.  Please contact us to see how you can get involved!

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