The Chancel Choir and musical friends from around Chicago gathered for a choral workshop at GCC to sing music of social justice with composer/conductor/singer/organist Mark Miller. Mr. Miller spent the weekend with us for a Saturday morning workshop, then directed and accompanied a Sunday worship service featuring music he composed. The service celebrated the ministry […]
We have 3 wonderful events coming up at Glenview Community Church and want YOU to join us in singing together!
An introduction to our Organ Sermon from the service on October 13 – Apparition of the Eternal Church by Olivier Messiaen – written by Richard Spears: Christians are people of the word. But we are also people of song. There are times when music has a unique message of its own that comes to us in […]
Join us for Organ Month in October! We will celebrate the recent cleaning, tonal revisions and refurbishment by Berghaus Pipe Organ Builders as well as the 20th Anniversary of its installation by Buzard Pipe Organ Builders. THE ORGAN IS A POWERFUL AND VITAL PARTNER ON OUR SPIRITUAL JOURNEY Each Sunday we will explore the many […]
Since the end of April, most of our 3865 organ pipes have been in the factory for cleaning and repairs. They are ready to be returned to the organ chambers, tuned and voiced (adjusted for balance within each rank of pipes, balance among ranks of pipes, etc.), which will take a majority of the month of […]
GCC’s sanctuary organ, Buzard, Opus 21, is being dismantled for cleaning. The chambers will be silent for a couple of months, then will be back in better shape than ever.
Check out selected musical works from the music ministry on our SoundCloud page! Download the SoundCloud app and the playlist will be at the tip of your fingers for your daily walk/commute!
A group from GCC visited Berghaus Organ Company in Bellwood, IL during an open house they hosted on March 23. We were treated to demonstrations of how pipe organs are built and saw pipes from our own Buzard, Opus 21 on the workbenches as they begin their cleaning process. Berghaus Organ Company was awarded the […]
Calling all singers! The annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service of Glenview will be Tuesday, Nov 20 at Glenview United Methodist Church, 727 Harlem. If you are interested in singing: 6:30p call, meet in the Sanctuary 7:30p service What to wear – options A robe/stole from our choir room. Borrow a robe (you’re welcome to one of theirs […]