David Briggs plays Mahler
Sunday February 26 | 4 pm
World renowned organist and composer David Briggs plays his own transcriptions for organ of Mahler's work, perfectedly fitted to the great romantic sound of Rockefeller's Skinner organ. A recital in the Brian Gerrish Organ Performance Series.
CHI: Music of Augusta Read Thomas │ Spektral Quartet and Third Coast Percussion
Saturday April 29 | 7:30 pm
A Triptych: Earth, Moon, Peace. A spectacular evening of music by Augusta Read Thomas, featuring three major works: the world première of Chi for String Quartet; Resounding Earth, written for Third Coast Percussion; and Selene, Moon Chariot Rituals.
Carillon concert tours
Tuesday through Friday, 11:30 am and 4:30 pm; Sunday at 12:15 pm
Carillon concerts take place at 12 noon and 5 pm weekdays. Please come to the front desk by 11:30 am or 4:30 pm, Tuesday through Friday, and 12:15 pm Sunday, to accompany the carillonneur up the 271 steps of the tower. Suggested donation $5.
Concrete Happenings Arts Lobby!
During Chapel opening hours, January 10 through March 3
Historical documents pertaining to Harold Haydon, whose stained glass adorns the Chapel, are on view as part of the University-wide Concrete Happenings programming. Other materials in the arts lobby point visitors to Concrete Happenings events.
Tea & Pipes
Every Tuesday until March 7, and then again Tuesdays March 28 through May 30 | 4:30 pm
University organist Thomas Weisflog, joined sometimes by students of the Rockefeller carillon studio, offers a weekly recital on the magnificent Skinner organ, all 8.565 pipes. A cup of tea is available from 4 pm. Free!
Sunday at Rockefeller
Sunday February 26 | 11 am
The Chapel Choir sings traditional Cajun Mardi Gras songs as the season of Epiphany comes to an end. Dean Elizabeth Davenport offers the sermon. All are welcome at the table, always.
Rockefeller Chapel opening hours
Tuesday through Friday, 10 am to 5:30 pm; weekends for scheduled events only
Rockefeller Chapel is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 am to 5:30 pm, and at the weekend for scheduled events. We are closed on Mondays, unless special events are scheduled, as is the case on Monday January 10 for the University's MLK event at 6 pm.
Bond Chapel opening hours
Weekdays 8 am to 4:30 pm; weekends for scheduled events only
Bond Chapel is open 8 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday, and for special events at weekends. Twenty Minutes Still (morning meditation open to all) begins promptly at 8 am Monday through Friday.