Category Archives: Jazz Vespers

News and Announcements

••Interim Pastor Search Committee

The search committee has submitted the official interim pastor job posting to the RCA and other affiliated churches nationwide.  The search committee hopes to receive and review all interim pastor candidates by the end of May.

In order to receive more input from the congregation on choosing an interim pastor, the search committee will be conducting a survey.  The survey will be available both online and in paper format.  More information to follow soon.

••Volunteer at the St Croix Animal and Welfare Center Saturday, May 6th at 5:30pm.


••Join us for worship and communion on Saturday, May 6th at 5:30pm.  Due to road closures associated with the Ironman Triathalon, we will not be having our usual Sunday worship service on May 7th••

Advent 2009 (2)

••Join us for Jazz Vespers on Sunday, May 7th at 5:30pm

jazzvesperssmall  “From Us (adults) To Them (children”

Elvis Pedro (guitar), Keshawn Hardy (trumpet), Deon St Jules (bass), and Micah Tyson (drums)


••The intermediate Sunday school class (4th-8th grade) will be starting a new curriculum in the fall.  Anyone interested in helping teach these classes please contact Tom Calhoon.



Join us for Jazz Vespers! Sunday, April 2nd at 5:30pm


Central High School Jazz Ensemble with

guests Marsvyn David and Rivert Diaz

Join us for Jazz Vespers next Sunday, March 5th at 5:30pm as we Spring into Jazz with Mekiel Reuben


Join us for Jazz Vespers Sunday, February 5th 5:30-6:30pm


Jeff Dawson has been performing in NYC as a solo pianist & leader of aM jazz trio since graduating Berklee College of Music in 1980. He has a BA in music composition. His recorded  original music can be heard at He first came to St Croix in 2001 and has come back for several seasons to  enjoy the climate and the music of this beautiful island.

Ronni Sarrett Lederman has sung 14 operatic roles and many classical concerts in the NY metro area and has recently been performing jazz vocals with Jeff Dawson in NYC and here in St Croix. She teaches vocals in NY and has been coaching singers at the Caribbean Community Theatre. Visit her website at


Jazz Vespers this Sunday: The Jumbie That Stole Christmas

Cruzan Brass will supply our Jazz Vespers Christmas program Sunday at 5:30 The Jumbie That Stole Christmas


Jazz Vespers


Join us for Jazz Vespers:

Sunday, March 6th at 5:30pm

Elegant Jazz

Patrick Baron: Piano

Elise Catera: Flute

Join us for Jazz Vespers


Eddie Russell Quintet

Caribbean Jazz

Sunday, October 4th at 5:30pm

Join us for a new season of Jazz Vespers

Jazz Vespers at the St. Croix Reformed Church opens this season with “An evening at the Buena Vista Social Club”: authentic afro-cuban bolero, rhumba, salsa, and mambo, featuring local band Siete Son, with brass.

Sunday, September 6, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Admission is free; come for an hour of cool breezes on the hill in an intimate venue.


Amor de Lora Junatud (Rafael Ortiz)
Chan Chan (Compay Segundo)
Carretero (Guillermo Portabales)
La Negra Tomasa (Guillermo Rodriguez Fiffe)
El Cuatro de Tula (BVSC)
LaGrimas Negras (Valdes/Cigala)
El Marisero a/k/a “The Peanut Vendor” (Moises Simons)
Veinte Ano (Ibrahim Ferrer)
…and more

Join us for Jazz Vespers on Sunday, March 1st at 5:30pm


Ronald Russell- Guitar
Daryl Tony Richards- Keyboard
Mario Thomas- Bass
Dimitri Copemann- Saxophone
Jeremy Jagrup- Drums

Join us for Jazz Vespers

Join us for Jazz Vespers  Feb 1st 5:30pm-6:30pm

Join us for Jazz Vespers
Feb 1st 5:30pm-6:30pm