Adult Choirs

Chancel Choir | Choral Society | Drumming Circle
Handbell Choir | Men’s Choir | Morning Choir
Music Mission Choir | Taizé Instrumental Ensemble
Women’s Choir | Schedule Updates

Chancel Choir

The Chancel Choir 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.

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Choral Society

The Fourth Church Choral Society is a choral group for singers from the Chicago community and the Fourth Church congregation. More information is available here.

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Drumming Circle

The Drumming Circle is open to anyone who enjoys playing percussion instruments. During the 2015–2016 season, the group will play in 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. worship on the first Sunday of each month, October–May, and rehearse before each gathering.

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Handbell Choir

The Handbell Choir periodically participates in 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. worship services between October and May. This five-octave multigenerational choir plays a wide range of handbell literature.

Rehearses Sundays, 8:00–8:45 a.m.

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Men’s Choir

The Men’s Choir sings at the 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. services during the summer and rehearses occasionally during that time.

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Morning Choir

The Morning Choir sings year-round at the 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. Sunday worship services. An audition is required for this choir.

Rehearses Thursdays, 7:00–9:00 p.m.
Sundays, 8:45–9:15 a.m.

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Music Mission Choir

The Music Mission Choir prepares to tour and engage in the outreach ministry of a mission trip. Past mission trips have taken place in Cuba and Guatemala; a domestic trip is planned for 2015.

Rehearses Wednesdays, several weeks before the trip
6:00–7:30 p.m.

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Taizé Instrumental Ensemble

Taizé music is beautiful and repetitive so any level of expertise is acceptable for this ensemble, which is open to youth and adults who can play an instrument.

Rehearses fourth Fridays at 7:00 p.m.
(prior to the 7:30 p.m. Taizé service)

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Women’s Choir

The Women’s Choir sings at the 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. services during the summer and rehearses occasionally during that time.

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Schedule Updates

   Choral Society Rehearsals
   Wednesdays through October 28
   7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

   Rehearsal and Choral Society Concert
   Thursday, October 29
   6:30 p.m. rehearsal; 7:30 p.m. performance
   in the Sanctuary

   Requiem Service with Fauré Requiem
   Sunday, November 1
   5:30 p.m. Morning Choir rehearsal
   6:30 p.m. worship service in the Sanctuary

   Christmas Caroling on the Magnificent Mile
   Saturday, November 21
   5:00 p.m. in front of the Sanctuary

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For more information about adult choirs at Fourth Presbyterian Church, contact John Sherer, Organist and Director of Music (312.981.3592).