Adult Choirs

Chancel Choir | Morning Choir | Handbell Choir
Choral Society | Taizé Instrumental Ensemble | Schedule Updates

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.


Morning Choir

Audition required
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


Choral Society

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)


Schedule Updates

Wednesday, April 16
   Chancel Choir Rehearsal
   6:00 to 7:30 p.m.

   Morning Choir Rehearsal
   7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Maundy Thursday Service, April 17
   Chancel Choir
   6:30 p.m. rehearsal; 7:30 p.m. service

Good Friday Choral Service, April 18
   Morning Choir
   6:30 p.m. rehearsal; 7:30 p.m. service

Palm Sunday, April 13 and Easter Sunday, April 20 morning services are at 8:00, 9:30, and 11:30. (Please note the later time of the third morning service.)


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