Music Events

Christ Church Cranbrook boasts a variety of musical events throughout the year.

Advent and Christmas Events and Services


Advent Family Fair Sunday, November 30 after the 10:00 AM Service Annual party to welcome the Advent season in the Hospitality Center. There will be crafts for the children to help them learn and understand Advent. Treats too! All are welcome. Festival of Gifts Saturday, December 6 at 5:00 PM and Sunday, December 7 at [...]

An Advent Procession with Carols


​The choir will lead us in An Advent Procession with Carols on Sunday, December 14 at 6:00.  This evocative service will be particularly effective in our candle-lit nave. Eric Milner-White, who in 1934 devised the service writes, “In the old English liturgies, the Advent Offices made a preparation for the coming of our Lord to [...]

2014-2015 Salon Concert Schedule


The Music at Christ Church Cranbrook Committee is please to offer our Salon Concerts again this year.  The concerts are the second Wednesday of each month at 4:00 PM.  The afternoon begins with a lovely high tea and moves into the concert.  There is no admission charge.  Donations are always welcome. September 10 – Fleur [...]

Jeffrey Smith Named Interim Music Director


It gives me great pleasure to announce the appointment of Dr. Jeffrey Smith as Interim Director of Music at Christ Church Cranbrook. Dr. Smith comes to us with an impressive international reputation among church musicians and is recognized as one of the leading Anglican musicians in the world. Since 2009, Jeffrey Smith has served on [...]

Kirkin’ O’ the Tartan

To watch the Kirkin’ O’ the Tartan service, click HERE. History of Kirkin’ O’ the Tartan The Kirkin’ o’ the Tartan is basically North American as far as the tradition goes; yet its origins are deeply rooted in the history of the people of Scotland. In the year 563 AD, St. Columba discovered the tiny [...]

Alba Consort in Concert


Music at Christ Church Cranbrook and The Academy of Early Music present Alba Consort Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 8:00 PM in the Guild Hall Pre-Concert Lecture at 7:00 PM $25 General/$22 Seniors/$5 Students Bridging the ancient to the present with exotic songs, compelling dances and virtuosic improvisations, Alba Consort performs early Mediterranean secular music [...]

2013-2014 Welcome and Program Booklet

Welcome to a new program year at Christ Church Cranbrook!  We hope that you will join us in fellowship, service, spirituality, and most importantly, in the love of Christ.   Please click HERE to view the Welcome and Program Booklet for the 2013-2014 program year.

St. Francis Choir – For Children K-3rd grade


All children from Kindergarten through third-grade are welcome and encouraged to join the St. Francis Choir and experience the joy of choral singing.  Kate Bublitz will direct the choir again this year.  Rehearsals will be held in the upstairs choir room immediately following Sunday’s 10:00 AM service.  The choir will sign fun bible songs, simple [...]

Join the CCC Choir!


NOW IS THE TIME to start thinking about joining the Christ Church Cranbrook Choir! We are looking for more singers for the coming season. All are welcome, no audition required. If you might be interested, or know someone who is, let us know! For more information, contact John Repulski at Rehearsals start Thursday, September [...]

2013 Summer Carillon Series


The 85th Summer Carillon Series begins Sunday, July 7 at 4:00 PM.  We are honored by your presence and pleased to offer such outstanding music. We know you will enjoy the unmatched sounds of the 50 bells in our Booth-Wallace carillon as it is expertly played by our guests. Their one-hour programs include a pleasing [...]