The Unitarian Church in Westport will host a performance by vibraphone and marimba player Arthur Lipner at 10 a.m. Sunday, July 8, at the church, 10 Lyons Plains Road.

Lipner will also discuss his spiritual journey in exploring the use of percussion in cultures around the world, according to a news release from the church.

The service at the church is open to all, with childcare available. Call 203-227-7205 for information.

Lipner, of Wilton, began playing classical piano at age 6 and studied jazz piano as a teen with late jazz pianist John Mehegan in Westport, the release states. He has studied under percussionists Howard Zwickler, David Friedman and Dave Samuels.