Music and Worship
Worship Schedule For Sunday (back to top)
Worship Services for Sunday, March 9, 2014
* Nursery care is available in the nursery suites on the lower level of All Saints’ Hall.
Celtic Eucharist - March 16 (back to top)
On Sunday, March 16 at 8:45 AM in All Saints’ Hall, we will experience a Celtic Eucharist featuring the music of composer and guitarist Sam Guarnaccia, including his “Celtic Mass for Peace” followed by J. Phillip Newell’s visit at 10:00 AM.
Music & the Arts: Beauty to be Heard, 2013-2014 Concert Season (Winter/Spring 2014) (back to top)
12th NIGHT JAZZ FESTIVAL – Monday, January 6, 5:00 PM in the Blue Room
New Year Jazz and after-work hors d’oeuvres and libations for working and lounging adults featuring music of Dave Brubeck. Charlotte Symphony percussionist Rick Dior on drums, Ziad Rabie on sax, Ron Brendle on bass, and Noel Friedline on piano.
AFTERHOURS JAZZ – Monday, February 10, 5:00 PM in All Saints' Hall
Best of classic jazz, hors d’oeuvres and libations for working and lounging adults featuring the music of Charlie Parker, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk, and others. Charlotte Symphony percussionist Rick Dior on drums, Ziad Rabie on sax, Ron Brendle on bass, and Noel Friedline on piano.
JEREMY BEGBIE, LEARNING FROM BACH – Saturday, February 22, 6:00 PM in All Saints’ Hall
Jeremy Begbie teaches systematic theology and specializes in the interface between theology and the arts. His particular research interest is in the interplay between music and theology. Begbie will show how Bach takes us deep into the heart of what it means to be a creative artist today. Join us for wine and cheese and hear Professor Begbie perform and speak on his findings.
The Christ Church Choir and instrumentalists of the Charlotte Symphony will perform “Choral Masterworks”, featuring the very powerful Jesu, meine Freude by J. S. Bach, Francis Poulenc’s Litanies à la vierge noire which he composed toward “new dimensions and greater depth”, and parts of Igor Stravinsky’s austere and anti-romantic Mass composed in 1948. An offering will be taken to benefit the music program of Rama Road Elementary School as part of our music education outreach.
NIGHTSCAPES – Wednesday, April 16, 7:00 PM in the Church
The Christ Church Schola Cantorum sings Gregorian Chant and other Contemplative Sacred Music in a candlelit, worshipful time of Holy Week.
GOSPEL CONCERT WITH VOICES OF LOVE – Thursday, May 1, 7:00 PM in All Saints’ Hall
Voices of Love choir brings people together to sing inspirational works and connect to the joy and beauty that music can bring. This concert will benefit the Urban Ministry Center and will include dinner at 6:00 PM.
CHORAL EVENSONG FOR EASTER – Sunday, May 4, 5:00 PM in the Church
The Christ Church Choir sings music of Bryan Kelly and James MacMillan. Evensong is preceded by English High Tea in the Blue Room at 4:00 PM.
MOTHER’S DAY CONCERT – Sunday, May 11, 3:00 PM in the Church
Celebration of all mothers in a concert featuring chamber music for organ and trombone. English High Tea will follow in the Blue Room at 4:00 PM.
MUSICAL THEATRE – Friday, May 16, 7:00 PM in All Saints’ Hall
Godspell™ will be performed by the entire parish of Christ Church. Featuring parishioners, band and choir members, this is a not-to-be-missed closing event of the season!
A COMMUNITY IN HARMONY: Music & the Arts Ministry at Christ Church Charlotte (back to top)
Music saves lives. Music is a lens to see God and to create beauty that redeems the world. Join us as we seek to make music in our spiritual home. The Music & Arts Ministry is for everyone.
The choir and band programs listed below all rehearse on
Children's and Youth Choir Program
Music Club (pre-K and Kindergarten) meet from 5:00 - 5:30 PM in M211
Christ Church Singers
Christ Church Singers (6th-12th Grades) meet from 5:45-6:30 PM in the Choir Room. This is opportune for those going to EYC the same evening!
Christ Church Choir and Festival Singers
Christ Church Choir and Festival Singers meet from 7:00 - 9:00 PM in the Choir Room.
Schola Cantorum meets from 9:00 - 9:30 PM in the Choir Room.
Youth Band meets from 5:45 - 6:30 PM in the Band Room (next to the Choir Room).
Worship Band meets from 7:45 - 9:30 PM in the Band Room (next to the Choir Room).
Media Team Volunteers Needed! (back to top)
We are looking for people to help us with A/V media and technology on Sunday mornings in All Saints' Hall. It may sound complicated but, requirements for media are: basic knowledge of using PowerPoint, basic click and drag skills and knowledge of the basic functions of Mac and PC. If you are interested in helping with the setup of audio for the service requirements are: a willingness to learn how to setup audio gear including microphones, keyboards, drums, and guitars. Tutorials will be given for using the software, setting up sound gear and a rotation schedule will be created for all who are interested. If this is you, please contact our Director for World Music Jamey Graves by email firstname.lastname@example.org.