Cantors & Psalmists
The cantor’s function is to lead and encourage the congregation in singing. In preparation for the liturgical celebration, the cantor may introduce and teach new music to the people. Cantors lead the music at every celebration at our parish. They are our song leaders, animators, and psalmists.
Time commitment: Rehearsals are once a month for two hours, cantor at Mass as your schedule permits.
The Chorale sings at the 10:30 a.m. Mass. In addition, this group sings for evening Holy Day Masses, Midnight Mass, Triduum, Confirmation, and other Special Celebrations during the Church Year. This choir sings from September through May, and sings a wide variety of congregational music as well as a varied repertoire of well-composed choral music. Instrumentalists are also needed!
Time commitment: Rehearse every Thursday from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., sing at 10:30 Mass from September through May, as well as special liturgical celebrations.
The Contemporary Choir sings at the 9:00 a.m. Mass. This choir sings year-round, and sings a wide variety of congregational music as well as a varied repertoire of contemporary music. This diverse group also includes an ensemble of guitars and various other instruments. Rehearsals are every Wednesday from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Time commitment: Rehearse once a week and sing at 9:00 a.m. Mass.
Instrumentalists Do you play an instrument? Please consider donating your talent! We occasionally need accompanists, string, or brass players for special liturgies and weddings. There is often a stipend available.
Time commitment: As your schedule permits. If you are a trained musician and can help out once in a while, please make an appointment for an interview.