Music at Mission Dolores Basilica

Concert Events

Check this page for information about upcoming concert events at the Basilica.

The Second Sunday Organ Series at the Basilica runs from September to November and February through May.  Concerts are 4 p.m. and are Free to the public.  Donations accepted in support of the Basilica Parish Music Ministries.

For more information about Concerts or performing at the Basilica please contact our Music Department,

Sunday, May 14th Second Sunday Organ Recital features Christian Elliott, organist.    

Christian Elliott is one of today’s prominent concert organists. Equally at home performing classical or popular genres, he is very much in demand scoring and accompanying silent films. He has done extensive silent film accompaniment, including at the Packard Foundation's Stanford Theatre (Palo Alto, California), UCLA, the Cinequest and San Francisco Silent Film Festivals, San Luis Obispo International Film Festival, as well as the San Diego Symphony, Los Angeles Conservancy, and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. A frequent performer at the American Theatre Organ Society’s national conventions, he has also performed for the American Institute of Organ Builders, BBC Radio, and at the famed Hollywood Bowl. He regularly appears at the Paramount Theatre in Seattle, Washington for their highly successful “Silent Movie Mondays” series.

Christian performs solo organ engagements and silent film presentations all across the country, and was named “Organist of the Year” by the American Theatre Organ Society in 2009. He has numerous solo classical and theatre organ recordings to his credit which are available from iTunes and  For more information, please visit:


SAVE the DATE:  CHORAL FESTIVAL, Sunday, May 21st at the Basilica