All Saints Parish Music Leadership
Tim Lewicki is the Director of Music and Coordinator of Liturgical Ministries at All Saints Roman Catholic Church in Manassas, Virginia where he conducts a large and diverse parish music program.
Cathy Drummond, Contemporary Choir Director, started her involvement in church music by playing guitar in the folk masses at St. Bernadette Catholic Church in Springfield, VA after being self-taught on the instrument in sixth grade. She holds a degree in Music Therapy from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, where she studied under Dr. Judith Jellison. During college, she was an active member in the music ministry at the Newman Center. She also studied under Dr. Helen Bonny at The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. Her internship was completed at the University Hospital Schools in Iowa City, IA. Cathy holds National Board certification in Music Therapy as well as a Virginia Professional Teaching certificate in Music Education for Pre-K through grade 12. Hal Leonard Corporation has named her a Music Express Star Teacher, and in this capacity she has traveled the Mid-Atlantic region giving teacher workshops.
Joining the All Saints Catholic Church community in 1987, she has continued to serve in many ways; as the Music Teacher for All Saints Catholic School, as the Director of the Young People’s Choir, as a founding teacher for the Special Education program for Religious Education, as the substitute for the Contemporary Choir Director, and as an active member of the Contemporary Choir playing guitar, flute and voice. In the summer, she has been the involved with the Upper Room Theatre Ministry here at All Saints for 13 years, and as the Music Director and Conductor for the Orchestra for the last 10 of those years. She is the Director and Singing Instructor for Camp Broadway, a Musical Theater summer camp, which has expanded to three locations. Currently the Music Teacher at Round Elementary School in Manassas, she was selected as Teacher of the Year for 2014, and is currently a nominee for the Grammy Music Educator Award.
Nichole Reynolds is no stranger to music ministry at All Saints. At age eight, she joined the parish Young People’s Choir, and now sixteen years later she is delighted to be the director of the same choir where it all began! Nichole also founded the Life Teen Music Ministry at All Saints, and has directed the group for the last five years. She is in her second year of teaching music grades K-8 at All Saints Catholic School, where she is also the director of the school choir.
Nichole graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from George Mason University in 2007, and a Master of Music in Vocal Performance in 2011. While at GMU, Nichole enjoyed many solo/ensemble performance opportunities with the GMU Opera Theater, GMU University Singers, and Soundcheque Vocal Jazz Ensemble and traveled with the University to sing in Cologne, Germany, and Moscow, Russia. She was also involved in the Catholic Campus Ministry at GMU, where she served as Student Campus Minister for two years, and volunteered her time with the music ministry there as well. Here at All Saints, Nichole is also involved with Upper Room Theater Ministries: you may remember her as Maria in The Sound of Music or as Catherine in Pippin. In addition to performing on stage with Upper Room, she has also worked as Assistant Director, Music Director, and accompanist for various musicals and Winter Cabaret performances for the last seven years.
Laura Loker, Teen Choir Director, has been involved in liturgical music since she herself was a teen, beginning as an accompanist at St. Philip’s in 2007. She played at St. Robert Bellarmine Chapel at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA for all four years she attended the school, and upon graduating returned to play at St. Philip’s. Outside of Sunday Masses, she also plays for weddings, orchestra pits (including Upper Room Theatre Ministry’s production of Peter Pan), auditions, and other liturgical services.