The choirs of Christ and Holy Trinity Episcopal Church will present a traditional Evensong service today (Sunday, Oct. 12).

The 5 p.m. choral service inaugurates the 2014-15 Music & Arts series at the church, Myrtle Avenue and Church Lane. A complimentary reception will follow.

Michael Burnette, the church's director of music, will conduct the choirs, accompanied by Fred Backhaus.

Following the service, Jacob Street, organ student at Yale University, organ scholar at St. Paul's on the Green in Norwalk and winner of a number of international competitions, will perform a short organ recital, featuring music by Johannes Brahms, Louis Vierne, Maurice Durufle and Gaston Litaize.

For details or to buy tickets, call 203-227-0827 or visit