Silent Film: Hands of Orlac

Monday October 27, 7:30 pm

Master organist Dennis James provides live organ accompaniment to the 1924 film (dir. Robert Wiene) in which the hands of concert pianist Paul Orlac, torn from him in an accident, are replaced with those of a murderer! $10 at door/UChicago students free.


Sunday at Rockefeller

Sunday October 19, 11 am | Rockefeller

This Sunday: William Byrd's Mass for Five Voices and Arvo Pärt's Tribute to Caesar, with the Communion service drawn from the 1559 Prayer Book. The table is open to all, always. Bromleigh McCleneghan offers the sermon.


Chicago a cappella: Global Transcendence

Sunday October 19, 4 pm

Chicago a cappella presents mystical, harmonically stunning, and contemplative sacred vocal traditions. From Jerusalem to Athens, Tbilisi to Canada, Rome to Mumbai, this concert includes music of Jewish, Hindu, Native American, and other traditions.


Handel’s Messiah

Friday December 5, 7:30 pm and Sunday December 7, 3 pm

Tickets available now! Click on this image to get your tickets for Rockefeller’s beloved performances of Messiah, with the joyous student voices of Motet Choir, Chicago Men’s a Cappella, and members of the University choral ensembles.


Tea & Pipes | Rockefeller

Tuesdays at 4:30 pm

This week: some almost unknown Bach, an improvisation on a theme submitted by the audience, and Reger! Tea & Pipes occurs every Tuesday during the academic year. With tea and biscuits served from 4 pm, the music begins at 4:30 pm. Free.


Carillon tower tours and recitals

Weekdays 11:30 am and 4:30 pm, Sundays at 12:15 pm

Come and see the enormous bells played live, and the tiny ones too, twice a day every weekday (through December 12 for the current academic quarter), and on Sundays after the Sunday service ends.

Upcoming at Rockefeller