Music Ministry

Our Musician We are currently conducting a search for a new musician.

Our Choir
The Christ Church Gabriola choir is under the direction of Don Butt, BScPhm MD CCFP FCFP. Don is a member of the Malaspina and Island Consort choirs in Nanaimo. He is also an accomplished flautist and photographer. 

The Christ Church Gabriola Ensemble is a new group which practices before church on Sunday and which helps us learn new worship songs.

Guest musicians and vocalists are invited to participate in worship services throughout the year. Members who contribute special music are James Hollis on guitar, Karen Hollis on cello, Charlie Blackburn on clarinet, Lisa Griffith on piano, Don Butt on flute, Pat Armstrong on violin and Alannah Dow on cello.

Listen to the beautiful performance of Haydn Trio #1 First Movement (see above )that we were privileged to enjoy Sunday, June 16, 2019, during the service.

Our New Church Organ

On Palm Sunday, April 10, 2022, the congregation were delighted to hear the new organ for the first time during a church service.

Listen to Hiromi playing Bach D Minor Toccata and Fugue (see attached)

Turner Ivany played Amazing Grace for us on the new organ.