The Village Chapel of Bald Head Island
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105 LIGHTHOUSE WYND
POST OFFICE BOX 3035
BALD HEAD ISLAND NC 28461 US
Chapel Organist and Music Director - Cindy Sellers
Cindy Sellers has been a church musician for more than forty years, following in the footsteps of her organist mother.She began singing solos at age four and joined the Chancel Choir at age 12.
In 1968, while a senior at High Point College (University), she began her music career as choir director at Main Street Methodist Church. Over the years, she served as organist and/or choir director at Montlieu Avenue UMC in High Point, NC; Trinity UMC, Southport; and Sunset Park UMC, Wilmington. For a brief period before coming to Bald Head, she was Music Coordinator for Grace UMC, Wilmington.
Cindy played her first services at the Village Chapel on Christmas Eve, 1998, and officially joined the staff as Organist on Jan 4, 1999. In February of that year, she organized the Chapel Choir, having secured a gift of a small choral library. She also has incorporated local and visiting instrumentalists into the worship experience at the Chapel.
In other musical endeavors, Cindy was a founding member of the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra (flutist) in 1971. She was the founding director of the Sea Notes Choral Society in 1974, and has directed, accompanied or soloed for many of their concerts, most recently in June 2014 at Odell Williamson Auditorium in Bolivia. She coordinated and conducted the 1992 musical production of “Christopher Columbus: His Story” which culminated with performance at Thalian Hall.
A former Realtor, Cindy is a history and genealogy buff, serving as Registrar for the local Chapters of DAR and Daughters of 1812. Married to Donald Sellers in 1969, she is mother of two and grandmother of four.