Leaders

  • Worship Leader: The Rev. David Taylor - Biography
    Worship Leader: The Rev. David Taylor - Biography

    The Rev. David Taylor has grown in the Anglican tradition having a background in the Pentecostal church. He has degrees from Summit Pacific Bible College in Abbotsford, Regent College in Vancouver, and the Vancouver School of Theology. David’s passion is to reconnect people to the Scripture and the depth of the spiritual history of Christianity. David is both Spiritual and Religious. He delights in the personal spiritual journey of the heart and he works to ensure the marginalized are cared for. He is also a composer of worship music and liturgy.

  • Music Leader: Kevin Zakresky - Biography
    Music Leader: Kevin Zakresky - Biography

    Kevin Zakresky is a touring orchestral conductor who has recently directed the Zelda Symphony of the Goddesses, National Geographic Symphony, Heroes Symphony and Sonic the Hedgehog, four shows that have seen him conduct orchestras throughout North America, South America, and Europe. He is Music Director of the Pacific Spirit Choir and Maddalena’s Descant in Vancouver. Previously he was Music Director of the Prince George Symphony and conductor of the Pacifica Singers. Kevin received his doctorate in choral conducting from Yale University in 2012 and has been on the voice faculty of the VSO School of Music since 2013. He is past music director of St. Francis-in-the-Wood Anglican Church in West Vancouver, St. Alban’s Anglican Church in Richmond, and St. Helen’s Anglican Church in Vancouver.

Date

Sunday - Saturday July 21 - 27, 2024

Time

9:00 am - 9:30 am

Summer Worship and Music Leaders Week 3

Meet our wonderful Worship and Music Leaders for 2024.

From July 21 through July 27, join The Rev. Andrew Halladay and Kevin Zakresky in worship and music each morning.


Worship Leader biography: The Rev. Andrew Halladay is the Vicar at St Andrew’s Anglican Church in Langley BC. He has a passion for liturgy, music, and the Sorrento Retreat and Conference Centre, especially for thinking of ways to get children and young people involved. Andrew is an amateur actor and singer and loves musical theatre.


Music Leader biography: Kevin Zakresky is a touring orchestral conductor who has recently directed the Zelda Symphony of the Goddesses, National Geographic Symphony, Heroes Symphony and Sonic the Hedgehog, four shows that have seen him conduct orchestras throughout North America, South America, and Europe. He is Music Director of the Pacific Spirit Choir and Maddalena’s Descant in Vancouver. Previously he was Music Director of the Prince George Symphony and conductor of the Pacifica Singers. Kevin received his doctorate in choral conducting from Yale University in 2012 and has been on the voice faculty of the VSO School of Music since 2013. He is past music director of St. Francis-in-the-Wood Anglican Church in West Vancouver, St. Alban’s Anglican Church in Richmond, and St. Helen’s Anglican Church in Vancouver.

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