A liberal & inclusive church, seeking God through beauty in our worship, honesty in our faith & doubt, & service in our community

Choir

Christ Church choir is a thriving mixed group with ages ranging from 6 to 76(ish). There are no auditions for the choir, anyone is welcome to come along and join in, but we still pride ouselves on the standard of music making we achieve. The choir has a large and constantly expanding repertoire and above all we all really enjoy our singing.

A choir rehearsalOur main commitment is singing for the Sunday morning Choral Eucharist and Evensong once a month.

You can view and download the current and previous music lists.
 
If you would like to hear some clips of the choir singing, please listen to the samples below.

If you think you would enjoy singing with us, please come and join in. If you would like to find out more please contact the Director of Music at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

On Easter Sunday 2012, the Christ Church choir took part in the BBC's "People's Passion" project, a nationwide premiere of a new anthem and mass setting by Michael Symmons Roberts and Sasha Johnson Manning. This was covered by by various local media outlets, including local television and radio, as you can see and hear in the clips below:

BBC TV Points West report on the "People's Passion"
 
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Mark Elliott's (Director of Music) is interviewed about the "People's Passion" on BBC Radio Bristol's "Sunday Starts with Trevor Fry"
 
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Some samples of music at a carol service:

Bethlehem Down

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Hark! the Herald Angels Sing

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The Little Road to Bethlehem

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O Little Town of Bethlehem

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The Shepherd's Carol

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Where Riches is Everlastingly

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Upcoming Services

Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 25 Jun at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 29 Jun at 11:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 2 Jul at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 6 Jul at 11:00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Sun 9 Jul at 8:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 9 Jul at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 13 Jul at 11:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 16 Jul at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 20 Jul at 11:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 23 Jul at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 27 Jul at 11:00am

Latest Events

The Cedar Tree Community Cafe
Fri 23 Jun 11:00am-1:30pm
Choir Practice
Fri 23 Jun 7:30pm-9:00pm
"Best of British" Fundraising Dinner
Sat 24 Jun 7:00pm-10:00pm
Traidcraft Stall
Sun 25 Jun 11:15am-11:45am
Pilgrim Group - Spirituality Course - Benedictine Spirituality
Thu 29 Jun 7:30pm-9:00pm