NEW TUNE: Sumner Jenkins, the organist and choirmaster at Calvary Episcopal, is coordinating the annual "Calvary & the Arts" series. -- PHOTO BY ROSALIND GUY
The number of performances has decreased, allowing the church to offer fewer but "more substantial concerts" for a more diverse crowd, said Sumner Jenkins
, Calvary organist/choirmaster and organizer of the annual concert series.
Originally, the concert series was designed to attract Downtown workers on their lunch breaks, but now with more and more people skipping lunch or eating lunch at their desks, Jenkins
said organizers had to make some changes.
"We were still getting some Downtown business people," he
"We're going to invite schoolchildren from Downtown Elementary (School), from Carnes (Elementary School) and from other schools in the area to come in and be a part of the show," Jenkins