Each Friday of the year at 12:10 p.m., free Noonday concerts take place at Fourth Presbyterian Church—in the Sanctuary or Buchanan Chapel (except when otherwise noted) from September through June and outdoors in the courtyard off Michigan Avenue, by the fountain, in July and August.

Weekday evening and Sunday afternoon concerts are also offered periodically throughout the year.

Tickets are not required for concerts unless otherwise indicated.

To receive the weekly “Music Notes” email about upcoming concerts at Fourth Church, send your email address to music@fourthchurch.org.


Concerts 2015
September | October | November | December

Concerts 2016
January | February | March | April | May | June


Friday, September 4, 2015
Christine Steyer, soprano
Marta Johnson Lettofsky, pianist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Cosponsored by the Musicians Club of Women

Friday, September 11, 2015
International Chamber Artists
   featuring Patrick Godon, keyboardist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
“An Intermedia Portrait Concert of the Music of Shulamit Ran”
   presented by Kosmologia Vocal Project
      and NON:op Open Opera
7:00 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Friday, September 18, 2015
Ian Maksin, cellist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Thursday, September 24, 2015
Camerata Chicago Orchestra
   conducted by Drostan Hall
   with Grammy Award–winning Sylvia McNair, soprano,
      performing Gershwin classics
         accompanied by Sun Chang, pianist
7:00 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Tickets available through Camerata Chicago | 630.221.5555

Friday, September 25, 2015
John W. W. Sherer, organist
(Organist and Director of Music at Fourth Church)
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

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Friday, October 2, 2015
Mira Luxion, cellist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Cosponsored by the Musicians Club of Women

Friday, October 9, 2015
Emily Nash, violinist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Friday, October 16, 2015
Ani Gorgova, pianist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Friday, October 23, 2015
Si-Yan Darren Li, cellist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Chicago Ensemble
7:30 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Tickets available through Chicago Ensemble | 773.558.3448

Thursday, October 29, 2015
Fourth Church Choral Society with Chicago Chamber Orchestra
   featuring Mozart's Requiem
7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary
A $20 donation will be received at the door.

Friday, October 30, 2015
Roosevelt University Choirs
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

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Friday, November 6, 2015
Maia Surace, soprano
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Cosponsored by the Musicians Club of Women

Friday, November 13, 2015
Thomas E. Gouwens, organist
(Associate Organist at Fourth Church)
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

Friday, November 20, 2015
Mio Nakamura, pianist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Friday, November 27, 2015
John W. W. Sherer, organist
(Organist and Director of Music at Fourth Church)
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

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Tuesday, December 1, 2015
A Chanticleer Christmas
7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary
Tickets available through Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Wednesday, December 2, 2015
A Chanticleer Christmas
7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary
Tickets available through Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Friday, December 4, 2015
Evelyn Malouf Binz and Bette Coulson, piano duo
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Cosponsored by the Musicians Club of Women

Friday, December 4, 2015
Holidays a cappella with Chicago a cappella
8:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary
Tickets available through Chicago a cappella

Saturday, December 5, 2015
St. Charles Singers
7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary
Tickets available through St. Charles Singers

Friday, December 11, 2015
Rae-Myra Hillard, soprano
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Sunday, December 13, 2015
Chicago Chamber Orchestra Holiday Pops!
   with Beckie Menzie and Tom Michael
2:00 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Tickets available through Chicago Chamber Orchestra | 312.857.3094

Friday, December 18, 2015
Bach and Beethoven Ensemble
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Friday, December 18, 2015
Lakeside Singers
8:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary
Tickets available through Lakeside Singers

Saturday, December 19, 2015
Christmas with Tower Brass
5:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary
Suggested $20 donation at the door

Friday, December 25, 2015
No concert due to the Christmas holiday

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Friday, January 1, 2016
No concert due to the New Year's Day holiday

Friday, January 8, 2016
Grant Street Quartet
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Cosponsored by the Musicians Club of Women


Friday, January 15, 2016
Karl Rzasa, bassoonist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Friday, January 22, 2016
Boulanger Ensemble
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Friday, January 29, 2016
John W. W. Sherer, organist
(Organist and Director of Music at Fourth Church)
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

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Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Chicago Ensemble
7:30 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Tickets available through Chicago Ensemble | 773.558.3448


Friday, February 5, 2016

Yana Reznik, pianist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Cosponsored by the Musicians Club of Women

Friday, February 12, 2016
Mark Valenti, pianist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Friday, February 19, 2016
Thomas E. Gouwens, organist
(Associate Organist at Fourth Church)
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

Friday, February 26, 2016
John W. W. Sherer, organist
(Organist and Director of Music at Fourth Church)
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

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Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Chicago Ensemble
7:30 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Tickets available through Chicago Ensemble | 773.558.3448


Friday, March 4, 2016

Susan Lageson Lundholm, soprano
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Cosponsored by the Musicians Club of Women

Friday, March 11, 2016
Charlie Sega, organist
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

Friday, March 18, 2016
Andy Nogal, oboist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Friday, March 25, 2016
No concert due to Good Friday

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Friday, April 1, 2016
Chicago Harp Quartet
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Cosponsored by the Musicians Club of Women

Friday, April 8, 2016
Scott Montgomery, organist
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Chicago Ensemble
7:30 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Tickets available through Chicago Ensemble | 773.558.3448


Friday, April 15, 2016
Choirs of America
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

Friday, April 22, 2016
John W. W. Sherer, organist
(Organist and Director of Music at Fourth Church)
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

Friday, April 29, 2016
Thomas E. Gouwens, organist
(Associate Organist at Fourth Church)
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

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Friday, May 6, 2016
Janice Larson Razag and Olga Bornovalova, piano duo
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Cosponsored by the Musicians Club of Women

Friday, May 13, 2016
Christopher Henley, organist
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

Friday, May 20, 2016
Ryan Loeckel, violinist/violaist
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

Friday, May 20, 2016
Fourth Church Choral Society with Chicago Chamber Orchestra
   featuring Mozart's Great Mass in C Minor
7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary
A $20 donation will be received at the door.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Chicago Ensemble
7:30 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Tickets available through Chicago Ensemble | 773.558.3448


Friday, May 27, 2016
John W. W. Sherer, organist
(Organist and Director of Music at Fourth Church)
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

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Friday, June 3, 2016
Mary-Christine Stingley, flutist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel
Cosponsored by the Musicians Club of Women

Friday, June 10, 2016
Andy O'Brien, pianist
12:10 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel

Friday, June 17, 2016
Thomas E. Gouwens, organist
(Associate Organist at Fourth Church)
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

Friday, June 24, 2016
John W. W. Sherer, organist
(Organist and Director of Music at Fourth Church)
12:10 p.m. in the Sanctuary

Monday, June 27, 2016

Requiem for the Living by Dan Forrest
Presented by Manhattan Concert Productions
7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

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For more information about concerts at Fourth Presbyterian Church, contact Ryan Loeckel, Coordinator for Music (312.640.2570).