Thursday November 15 | 7:30 pm
The Chapel Choir and instrumentalists sing Fauré's poignant Requiem, in the week of the hundredth anniversary of WWI, with Fauré's original instrumentation. Alexandra Olsavsky and Vince Wallace are the soloists, and James Kallembach conducts. Free.
Thanksgiving: Listen to Them Grow
Thursday November 22 | 11 am
In its 90th year at Rockefeller Chapel, this interfaith Thanksgiving community celebration features the Hyde Park Chicago’s Children’s Choir, with prayers and readings by leaders of diverse spiritual traditions. Elizabeth Davenport offers the address.
Sundays at Rockefeller
Sunday November 18 | 11 am
The Chapel Choir sings excerpts from the joyous Missa Luba, and Dean Elizabeth Davenport offers the sermon. All are welcome at the table, always.
LOW: Double Negative
Friday November 16 | 7:30 pm
LOW at 25! Since 1993, Alan Sparhawk and Mimi Parker—whose heaven and earth harmonies hold the band’s center—have pioneered a subgenre, shrugged off its strictures, and has become a magnetic onstage force! Tickets $25/$11 UChicago students.
Sunday December 2 | 3 pm
Continuing the almost 90-year-old beloved tradition of a matinée performance of Handel’s Messiah to usher in the Christmas season! Box office: click on the image here, or call 773.702.2787.
EvenSounds! Featuring the grand bells, pipes, and voices of Rockefeller
Thursdays, usually at 5 pm, with occasional choral performances at 7:30 pm
Thursday November 15 at 7:30 pm | The Chapel Choir performs the ethereal Faure Requiem, with Faure's original orchestration of strings, horns, organ, and timpani, conducted by James Kallembach. Free.
Rockefeller Chapel opening hours
Rockefeller Chapel is open Tuesday through Friday 11 am to 6 pm, and for scheduled events in the evenings and at weekends.
Carillon concert tours
Tuesday through Friday, 11:30 am and 4:30 pm; Sunday at 12:15 pm
Carillon recitals and tower tours take place twice a day Tuesday through Friday, with Joey Brink and the Guild of Carillonneurs demonstrating how the great bells are played. Meet at the Chapel's front desk. A $5 donation is invited (students free).
Bond Chapel opening hours
Bond Chapel is open Monday to Friday, 8 am to 4:45 pm, and for scheduled events in the evenings and weekends.
Please note that Rockefeller Chapel has a new main phone number!
As of the beginning of the autumn quarter (September 21, 2018)
Rockefeller Chapel's main phone number is now 773.702.2667. This number reaches the front desk and key administrators at the Chapel, as well as holding our central voicemail. Thanks for making a note of this!