Music

PPPC’s chancel choir directed by Jaco Wong and contemporary worship band led by Anthony Wamble mix a blend of styles from traditional hymns and anthems to contemporary soulful worship music. Any and all are welcome to participate in our music ministry team. If you are interested and desire more information, please contact Jaco Wong at jacowong.music@gmail.com.
Jaco Wong is a Hong Kong native, Los Angeles-based composer and conductor. He holds a double Master’s degree in Choral Music and Composition from the USC Thornton School of Music. Jaco is the winner of the Allen Strange Memorial Composition Contest 2014 and the receiver of Morten Lauridsen Endowed Composition Scholarship. His compositions have been performed by Hocket piano duo, San Jose Chamber Orchestra, SJSU Choraliers, Duo Equilibrium, and among others. As a conductor, Jaco has recently participated at the International Conducting Workshop & Competition 2017 and Taipei International Choral Festival 2016.

 

Anthony Wamble is Pacific Islander native, multi-instrumentalist, recording artist, worship leader and teacher. He has a major in Graphic Design with double minors in Music and Psychology.

He has led his marching band drum line to national championship finals, spends some time recording as a studio musician, and performs live with his own music. He teaches curriculum music to elementary and middle schools in the Los Angeles area teaching instrumentation, theory and preparing them for school musicals and performances. He also teaches curriculum STEM-STEAM-Technology Integration in the top ten L.A. based middle schools. Anthony’s passion for teaching technology and music has led him to open two locations of his learning center ATAM – Academy of Technology Art and Music where he teaches students of all ages and skill ranges.

Anthony is our contemporary worship leader at Pacific Palisades Presbyterian Church. He has been with the church going on four years.