Free organ concert series continues

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Andrew Hayler returns to the Parish Church of St. Helena on Friday, Nov. 2 to perform the third performance in the fall series of Friday Organ Concerts at Noon held at the Beaufort church. The fall series featured four former organists/music directors of St. Helena’s over the past 20 years. The church is concluding its celebration of its tricentennial year (1712-2012).

Born and raised in Nottingham, England, Hayler was also the organ scholar at the Church of Our Savior, Rock Hill; associate minister of music at Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, Mo.; and organ scholar, Nashotah House Episcopal Seminary, WI.  He graduated from Seminary in 2001 and served at Grace Church in Charleston. In 2007, he was commissioned as a Navy Chaplain and he currently serves as Deputy Command Chaplain, Naval Air Station, Jacksonville, Fla.

These 45-minute concerts are free and open to the public. For more information, contact Pat Gould, the music director at the church, at or 843-522-1712 or visit