Hyde Park Jazz Festival | Ravi Coltrane with Brandee Younger
Saturday September 29 | 11 pm
Drawing from his larger septet project "Universal Consciousness: Melodic Meditations of Alice Coltrane," saxophonist Ravi Coltrane brings a special quartet featuring harpist Brandee Younger to the Hyde Park Jazz Fest. Free, $5 donation appreciated.
Hyde Park Jazz Festival | Joey and Vera Brink with Riley Leitch
Sunday September 30 | 1 pm
Eclectic jazz, from standards (Glenn Miller, Cole Porter, Charlie Chaplin) to contemporary jazz and original compositions. Trombonist Riley Leitch joins University carillonneur Joey Brink for Geert D'hollander's new Introduction & Aria. Free.
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 makling a note of this!
Rockefeller Chapel at 90!
Watch for celebratory programming marking the Chapel's ninetieth anniversary, including a weekend with the Chicago Architecture Center (October 13–14) and a gala performance featuring the Chapel Choir and brass quintet (October 26).
Spektral Quartet with Mary Pan | Earthbound, Looking Skyward
Friday October 5 | 7:30 pm
The acclaimed Spektral Quartet performs Tonia Ko’s "Plain, Air," a musical illustration of Lake Michigan’s shoreline; and Gloria Coates’ String Quartet No. 7, “Angels" (not the docile angels of grocery store sympathy cards...). Free.
Chicago Architecture Center | Open House
Saturday October 13 and Sunday October 14 | 9 am to 5 pm
CAC features the Chapel in its weekend festival of tours of the great architectural treasures of Chicago’s diverse neighborhoods. Visit some hidden spaces not normally open to the public, and enjoy Goodhue's wonderful building.
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
Recommencing Tuesday October 2 for the autumn quarter
Carillon tower tours are offered for new students during O-Week (check your O-Week schedule), and for the general public from Tuesday October 2. The Chapel is closed for maintenance during the break between quarters, with our apologies.
Sundays at Rockefeller
Recommencing at the beginning of the autumn quarter, Sunday October 7
Sunday services at Rockefeller are held weekly during the autumn, winter, and spring quarters of the academic year, when the Chapel Choir is in residence. The first choral Sunday of the autumn is October 7, with Oldroyd's Mass of the Quiet Hour.
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.