Our Choir

The choir at Universal United Presbyterian has between 8 and 10 members and is active from September to May. If you’re interested in joining the choir, please feel free to stop by practice at the church on Wednesdays at 7.

Universal UPC Choir

Universal UPC Choir

Meet Our Choir Director – Amanda Staymates

Amanda has attended the United Presbyterian Church of Universal since early childhood and currently serves as an elder. She graduated from Penn Hills High School in 2001 and Westminster College in 2005 with a Bachelor of Music Degree and a minor in Spanish. Currently, she is pursuing her Masters of Music Education degree. She teaches general music K-6 and 4th – 6th Grade Choruses at Saltsburg Elementary in the Blairsville-Saltsburg School District. She is also an instructor of recorder and musicianship with the Eastern Area Youth Chorale.