Chancel Choir | Morning Choir | Handbell Choir
Choral Society | Taizé Instrumental Ensemble | Schedule Updates
Sings September–June at the 8:00 a.m. Sunday worship service
Rehearses Thursdays, 6:00–7:00 p.m.; Sundays, 7:30–7:45 a.m.
Sings year-round at the 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. Sunday worship services
Rehearses Thursdays, 7:00–9:00 p.m.; Sundays, 8:45–9:15 a.m.
Handbell Choir (youth and adult)
The Handbell Choir periodically participates in 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. worship services between October and May. This is a five-octave choir plays a wide range of handbell literature.
Rehearses Sundays, 8:00–8:45 a.m. during the school year, in Buchanan Chapel
The Fourth Church Choral Society is a new choral group for singers from the Chicago community and the Fourth Church congregation. More information, including a rehearsal schedule and details on upcoming concerts, is available here.
Taizé Instrumental Ensemble
(open to youth and adults who can play an instrument)
Taizé music is beautiful and repetitive so any level of expertise is acceptable for this ensemble.
Rehearses fourth Fridays at 7:00 p.m. (prior to the 7:30 p.m. service)
Saturday, November 23
Everyone is invited to sing Christmas Carols for the Magnificent Mile Lighting Festival at 5:00 p.m. in front of Fourth Church on Michigan Avenue. Please bring a friend!
Sunday, November 24
Fourth Church choir members meet at Fourth Church, 2:30 p.m.
Gospelfest at St. Matthew Methodist Church (1000 N. Orleans), 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, November 26
Chancel Choir and Morning Choir will rehearse at their normal times.
Thursday, November 28
Morning Choir rehearsal, 10:00 a.m.
Thanksgiving Service, 11:00 a.m.
Chancel Choir and Morning Choir will not rehearse in the evening.
Sunday, December 8
Chancel and Morning Choirs rehearsal, 5:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary
Festival of Advent Lessons and Music, 6:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary
Sunday, December 22
Morning Choir rehearsal, 8:45 a.m.
Gloria sung during 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. worship
Tuesday, December 24
Chancel Choir rehearsal, 5:00 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel Choir Loft
Christmas Eve Service, 6:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary (Chancel Choir)
Morning Choir rehearsal, 7:00 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel Choir Loft
Christmas Eve Services, 8:30 and 11:00 p.m. (Morning Choir)
Thursday, December 26
For more information about adult choirs at Fourth Presbyterian Church, contact John Sherer, Organist and Director of Music (312.981.3592).