Music


Sanctuary Choir from Christ at United Methodist Church in Marietta, Ohio

Sanctuary Choir

Our vocal choir is open to youth and adults, anyone wanting to make a joyful noise to the Lord. The Sanctuary Choir ministers weekly in our 10:30 a.m. worship service, fall through spring, and practices weekly on Thursday evenings.

Beth Payton

Cathedral Handbell Choir at Christ United Methodist Church in Marietta, Ohio

Cathedral Handbell Choir

The beautiful ringing of our bells can be heard monthly during prelude and offertory in both the early and late services. Open to both youth and adults, beginning ringers and experienced are welcome. The choir practices weekly on Wednesdays, fall through spring.

Beth Payton

Junior Choir at Christ United Methodist Church in Marietta, Ohio

Junior Choir

Christ Church values the participation of our children. Junior Choir provides not only an opportunity for learning music, but also the blessings of being an active part of the church family. Junior Choir practices weekly between early service and Sunday School, spring through fall, and performs monthly.

Norma Dennis

Instrumentalists at Christ United Methodist Church in Marietta, Ohio

Instrumentalists & Vocalists

We are blessed by our many instrumentalists and vocalists. Percussionists join our Sanctuary Choir; flute and guitar with our Cathedral handbells. Brass ensembles and strings add to the melodies during our Christmas celebrations. In the summer, we utilize these musical gifts to enrich our weekly worship services. Let us know if you have a talent to share!

Beth Payton

Klais Organ | Christ United Methodist Church in Marietta, Ohio

Klais Organ

Our Klais pipe organ was custom built for the Christ Church sanctuary by Orgelbau Klais Bonn and installed in 1986. It’s 29 voices lead us in worship every Sunday. When the stops are pulled for Easter or Christmas, the effect is breathtaking. For further details about our Klais organ, read more here…