|Jeffry Hamilton Steele
Memorials & Services Appreciations
addition to his concertizing, Jeffry Steele has performed at weddings,
memorials, and liturgies for more than
will work with clients to personalize the music to fit the
occasion -- including coming up with guitar arrangements of a favorite
or piece. He can draw from Christian, Judaic or other traditions.
regularly accompanies entire worship services, replacing the
of organist and is also a skilled leader of sing-alongs (particularly
children -- having worked with many of them in classrooms and
He has been Music Minister for the annual Retreat of priests from the
Archdiocese, the New England Synod Conference of Lutheran pastors,
with weekly worship services of U.C.C., U.U. and Catholic churches.
addition to solo guitar music, he can assemble a program from among
talented colleagues (guitar with FLUTE, PIANO, ORGAN or VOICE, for
is also willing to provide background music for appropriate
-- receptions, openings or dinners -- where he can either play
or as a "roving minstrel".
to Jeffry Steele play in the sanctuary, it was as if the ages of the
the shadows and the colors, the spirits of past and present seekers,
called forth, became present, interchanging their richness with that of
the music, deepening the mystery and the sanctity of the night."
Rev. Wendy Fitting, Gloucester U.U. Church