St. Christopher's Episcopal Church

Music

Sharing God’s gift of music is a primary way St. Christopher’s seeks to enrich the lives of its parishioners and guests. Building upon a long-standing tradition of excellence, St. Christopher’s seeks to provide music opportunities for people of all ages and abilities. For more information about music at St. Christopher’s or to get involved, please contact Maury A. Castro, Organist & Choirmaster, at 508.945.2832, ext. 306 or at mcastro@stchristopherschatham.org.


Adult Choir

Adult Choir

The Adult Choir is a non-auditioned ensemble of singers open to teens and adults that provides choral music for weekly Sunday services throughout the year, as well as Choral Evensongs and special services. This choir sings a wide range of repertoire spanning the last 600 years, including standard classical anthems, spirituals, and world music. Rehearsals are in the sanctuary on Wednesdays from 5:15 to 6:45 pm, and Sundays at 9 am.


Choir School 2016-06
Chorister Program and Choir School

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Evensong Choir

The adult choir is augmented by friends and guests of St. Christopher’s who enjoy singing for special services such as Choral Evensong, Episcopal visits, etc. Rehearsals are Wednesdays from 5:15 to 6:15 pm as announced, in the sanctuary. If you are interested in participating, contact the choirmaster.


Bell Choir
Bell Choir

The three-octave Bell Choir provides music for the worship service as often as possible, and is a featured ensemble during festival seasons. The Bell Choir enjoys a wide range of music, employing a variety of ringing techniques. Prior music reading ability is helpful, but not required. Rehearsals are Fridays from 5 to 6 pm, in the Committee Room.


Organ

The church is blessed with a c. 1852 Stevens mechanical action pipe organ. Click here to explore the history of this instrument at the Organ Historical Society website.