Dr. Paul Cienniwa

I’ve been at First Church since 2006, and I’ve been a church musician since 1994. As a professional musician, I hang my hat in many places, but First Church is my home both musically and spiritually. My work at First Church is not just about making music to the best of my ability; it’s also about encouraging everyone to express their spiritual selves through musical participation. First Church members regularly engage in the musical life of the church, from hymn singing, to choral singing, to playing for services, to composing new music for the choir. We are blessed with a very musical membership in a very musical city!


I invite you to read my personal statement on “Why I Do What I Do.” You can also read my professional biography here.

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