Music and the Arts


At Fourth Presbyterian Church, the relationship
between religious faith and the arts is expressed in a highly professional program of artistic expression that emphasizes excellence in performance as a part of regular public worship as well as concerts, dramatic presentations, and sacred art exhibitions.

Art Exhibitions

Art exhibitions featuring work from artists throughout the United States are often on display year-round in the Loggia.

Calendar of Music and the Arts Events

View upcoming music and arts events and opportunities here.

Choirs

The Fourth Church choral program, which seeks to express the love of God and enhance the worship experience, is an integral part of the worship life of the congregation.

Concerts

Free Noonday concerts take place at Fourth Church each Friday, and weekday evening and Sunday afternoon concerts are also offered periodically throughout the year.

Fine Arts Council

The Fine Arts Council supports and assists staff liaisons in the development, planning, and presenting of fine arts initiatives at Fourth Church.

Fourth Acts

The theater group at Fourth Church, Fourth Acts, presents "At a Glance" readings throughout the year.

Jazz in Worship

Each Sunday at 4:00 p.m. Fourth Church offers a jazz service with music by the Lucy Smith Quartet.

Liturgical Art

The Sanctuary at Fourth Church is adorned in liturgical banners and pulpit paraments, which rotate depending on the time of the liturgical year.

Organ

The Sanctuary organ, a 1971 Aeolian-Skinner Organ, is at the heart of worship and music life at Fourth Church.

Tower Brass

Tower Brass, founded at Fourth Church in 1997, performs for services of worship and at special concerts throughout Chicago.

For more information about music at Fourth Presbyterian Church, email music@fourthchurch.org or call 312.640.2570. For more information about fine arts, contact Rob Koon, Coordinator of Fine Arts (312.981.3593).