Faye Lopez

Faye Lopez

Faye López, a native of Missouri, holds a bachelor’s degree in sacred music and master’s degree in piano performance.  She assisted her husband, Steve, in various music ministries in Indiana and North and South Carolina for over 25 years. Faye is an Assistant Professor of Music at Bob Jones University, where she teaches piano, hymn improvisation and music theory. She serves on the music staff of Community Baptist Church in Greer, SC.  

She has numerous published compositions and arrangements by Alfred, Fred Bock, Lillenas, Lorenz, Hal Leonard/Shawnee Press, Hope Publishing, Soundforth, and several other music publishers.  In addition to choral music, she has six piano solo recordings and over thirty piano books in print.

Steve and Faye have two grown children and six grandchildren. Faye is a former homeschool mom, is currently serving as a pregnancy care center client advocate, and is a mentor to college and church women.

Pianists Successfully Using Hymns in Contemporary Worship

Calvary West

This session will help you learn how to use traditional hymns in contemporary worship. We will look at reharmonization and other creative ways to effectively use the hymns of our faith in today’s worship.

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Pianists Playing from Lead Sheets

Calvary West

Chords, chords and more chords! This session will take an in-depth look at understanding chords, chord symbols, and how to read and use a lead sheet in worship.

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The Versatile Church Pianist in a Contemporary World

Calvary West

Church pianists today must be able to seamlessly move between worship band charts and traditional scores, while increasing skills for segues and underscoring. This session covers basic techniques to fill the need for this kind of versatility.

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