First Baptist ChurchWichita Falls, TX

Worship Orchestra

Steve Dunn Orchestra Workshop

Friday, February 27 and Saturday, February 28
Click here to register and to see the full schedule! 


Steve Dunn has worked extensively as a composer, arranger and orchestrator of works for choir, orchestra, concert and marching band, small instrumental ensembles, television and radio commercials, and music for recording. Since August 2012, Steve has been an Assistant Professor of Music at The University of Mobile in Mobile, Alabama. He directs several instrumental ensembles – including Symphonic Winds and Welsh Revival – while continuing to write music and teach others.  He has music degrees from Jacksonville State University (brass performance) and the University of New Mexico (composition), and has done additional graduate study in church music at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

You will certainly be blessed by attending this seminar with Steve Dunn!

An informal concert will be presented on Saturday at 2:30p.m. Family and friends are invited! For more information, please contact Ed Hefti. Read Steve’s full bio at  Registration is easy at Worship Orchestra is a vital part of our worship experience, joining with the Choir and Praise Team each Sunday to lead in celebration and worship. They also present instrumental concerts at other times during the year, both inside and outside the church walls. Prospective members should be proficient on their instrument, will be auditioned and approved by the director, and should attend three consecutive rehearsals before playing for a worship service. The orchestra rehearses on Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. in the Worship Center.
For more information about the worship orchestra and other instrumental ministries, simply fill out our online Registration Form.
Jeff Cranfill Workshop Photos
Music Ministry Team Site
Worship Options
Instrumental Ensembles
Various instrumental ensembles play for special occasions and worship services (by audition only). These groups are open to members of the Worship Orchestra or Youth Orchestra.
Worship Bands
Ongoing Praise Bands perform in our weekly worship services, both in the blended worship and in the contemporary worship services (by audition only). Please contact the worship office if you would like to audition.
Handbell Choirs
Handbell ringers are needed for special occasions, especially at Christmas and other seasonal events.
Private Instruction
Private lessons for adults, youth, and children are available through The Academy of Fine Arts.
Student Orchestra

The First Baptist Church Student Orchestra is open to students in grades 7 through 12 who play either a band or orchestral instrument. For further information, please go to the Student Music page.

Attention, Instrumentalists!
Here's How to Join...

  • Call the Worship Office at (940) 723.2764 ext. 2152, or e-mail us at and let us know of your interest!
  • Fill out our online Registration Form and we'll be in touch!