The Evangelical Choir was founded on the 2nd day of March 1981 and the founding
members that had gathered at that time decided to call it the “EVANGELICAL CHOIR OF
CHRIST THE KING CHURCH KAMPALA”.
The members gathered then set for themselves the following objectives :
To sing Sacred Church Music at Christ The King Church in the 9.00 O’clock Mass or in
any other Mass or other place upon invitation or request.
To foster and strengthen a good and understanding working relationship amongst other
choirs of Christ The King Parish.
To lead the Parishioners in church music and liturgical functions.
To strengthen and foster a good, understanding and smooth working relationship
To enable members develop spiritually.
Since its inception the Evangelical Choir has made great strides towards meeting these
The Evangelical Choir has two types of membership namely the Ordinary membership
and Supporting membership/Board of trustees. All members of the Evangelical Choir are
guided first and primarily by the norms and principles of the Universal Roman Catholic
Church, secondarily by the guidelines set by the Archdiocese of Kampala under the
guidance of the Parish Priest and the curate in charge of choirs at Christ the King Parish
and thirdly by the constitution set up by the founding members which guides the
members as they are at the duty of evangelization.
The founding members also found it necessary to institute a constitution which guides
the members as they are at the duty of evangelisation.
The choir is steered by a 12 member executive committee;
Chairperson – Mr. Kintu Julius Ceasar
Vice Chairperson – M/s. Nabalamba Agnes
Secretary – M/s. Namukasa Annet
Treasurer – Mr. Bogere Fred Lumu
Liturgy – Mr. Kyagaba George William
Discipline/Men – Mr. Ntege Vincent
Discipline/Women – M/s. Namitala Leaticia
Publicity – Mr. Arinaitwe Alex
Welfare – Mr. Ssemwanga Gregory
Librarian – Mr. Kakooza Moses
Assistant Librarian – M/s. Kabahuma Teopista
Musical Director – Mr. Mutumba Leonard
The Musical Director is assisted by a technical committee with its current membership
Mr. Ssenyonga Maurice – Assisting Director
Mr. Nsereko Ronald – Organist
Mr. Wamala Vincent – Special Technical Advisor
Mr. Mayega Johnson Francis – Member
BOARD OF TRUSTEES
The Evangelical Choir Board of trustees/Supporting Membership consists of the patron
Major General Matayo Kyaligonza and a 10 member board of trustees;
Dr. Eng. Silver Mugisha – Chair
Bishop Edward Baharagate Akiiki – Member
Msgr. John Wynand Katende – Member
Fr. Eustachius Lwemalika – Member
Mr. Vincent Kawunde – Member
Mr. Kagole Kivumbi – Member
Mr. Emmanuel Nsubuga – Member
Mr. George William Kawooya – Member
Mr. Lawrence Mulindwa – Member
The Evangelical Choir’s first major international appearance was at the 45th
CONCORSO INTERNAZIONALE DI CANTO CORALE which took place between the 3-10 of
July 2006 in Gorizia, Italy. This was later followed by a series of other international
performances in Fulda-Germany, Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, and the most recent one
in Moessingen, Germany in April 2016.
The Choir has its weekly practices on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday at Christ the King
Community Center Building stating at 5:30 PM