First Colony Homeschool Ensembles

Choral, Handbell, Instrumental Classes for Home-Educated Students

Ryan Penney

is our choir instructor. He is a lifelong musician, having performed and competed in ensembles across Texas since his childhood. An alumnus of FCHE, Ryan enjoys giving back to the choir which instilled in him a love of choral worship. Ryan currently works for Barrage Political Consulting, and will receive his BA in Music this summer from Houston Baptist University.

Jennifer Dunham

is our handbells instructor. She has a B.M.E. from Harding University, has sung with the Houston Symphony Chorus, and has several years' experience teaching elementary music. Jennifer also offers private voice and beginning piano lessons.

Angie Brennan

is our orchestra instructor. She received her BA from the University of Houston, where she studied trumpet. Angie has taught private trumpet lessons, led various instrumental ensembles, and was the kindergarten - 3rd grade music instructor for five years at a classical Christian school in Maryland. She and her husband have three children, who have been homeschooled off and on over the past 20 years.