SACRED MUSIC IN A SACRED SPACE
We are thrilled to provide some of the area’s most beautiful music in a venue that is as sacred as it is beautiful.
We invite you to support this collaboration with your presence at concerts and by becoming a Friend of Music. The Friends of Music is a great way to support Sacred Music in a Sacred Space at Christ and St. Luke’s. Parish members and non-members alike are invited to contribute to the operating costs of running a series of this scope. Please consider making a tax-deductible contribution.
Upcoming Events › Concert Series
The Parish Choir presents Franz Joseph Haydn’s Missa brevis Sancti Joannis de Deo (also known as the “Little Organ Mass”) with orchestra in the context of the Sunday liturgy. Free-will offering.Find out more »
Join musicians from the U.S. Army School of Music for a musical pastiche. Staff and faculty ensembles come together to perform a diverse program of wind chamber music including works by Carl Reinecke, Hermann Jeurissen, and more. Free AdmissionFind out more »
The Choir of Christ and St. Luke’s Church joins singers and musicians from across the Diocese to help celebrate the Consecration of the 11th Bishop of Southern Virginia. This service will take place at St. Bede’s Catholic Church in Williamsburg.Find out more »
The Eighth Annual Allen Shaffer Concert The saga of the Musical Offering begins in May 1747, when Bach met Frederick the Great in his residence in Potsdam. The King asked Bach to improvise a three-voice fugue on a musical theme that he had composed. Afterwards, the King challenged Bach to improvise a six-voice fugue on the same subject. The result is the Musical Offering, a collection of canons and fugues all based on the King’s musical theme. Director of Music…Find out more »