Our Adult Choir provides music from September through May for our 10am Eucharist as well as special Holy Day services. They rehearse on Wednesday evenings from 6:15 to 7:15pm from September through May, and at 9am every Sunday before the 10am service. We are always looking for new members! Please speak to our muisic director, Brittany Lord, if you are interested in singing with us.
Started a few years ago, the Handchime Choir rehearses weekly on Wednesdays from 7:15pm to 8:15pm, and rings for our 10am worship service about once a month.
NoonTunes Summer Concert Series
Each summer, the Church of the Messiah has 4 noon-time recitals during the month of July, which take place on Wednesdays at 12:15pm. Please check the upcoming events page to view the concert schedule.
The Organ The pipe organ at the Church of the Messiah is an 1889 Hutchings, tracker action It was rebuilt by both the Schlicker and Andover Organ Companies. It has 2 manuals, a 32-note radiating/concave pedal board, and has 20 ranks. The stop list is below:
Swell: (enclosed) Great: Pedal:
Gedackt 8′ Principal 8′ Subbass 16′ Sw to Gt 8′
Salicional 8′ Rohr-floete 8′ Principal 8′ Sw to Gt 4′
Rohr-floete 4′ Octave 4′ Octave 4′ Sw to Ped 8′
Principal 2′ Spiel-floete 4′ Rauschpfeife II Gt to Ped 8′
Quint 1 1/3′ Hohl-floete 2′ Basson 16′ tremulant
Oboe-Schalmei 8′ Mixtur III Schalmei 4′