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Cathedral Choir

Openings in all voice parts

This volunteer choir provides choral music for our 9:30am Sunday Eucharist as well as on Holy Days. Its repertoire spans a wide range of genres and many centuries. 

A 15-minute audition is required. Please contact Teri Larson, 612.317.3426.

Policies for members of The Basilica Cathedral Choir:

  • No more than 4 absences (Sunday or Wednesday) in any given season

  • Season 1 - September thru January, Season 2 - February thru June

  • Choir sings for 9:30am Sunday Eucharist with an 8:30am call time

  • Rehearsal is Wednesday evenings, 7:00–9:00pm  

  • Rehearsals begin immediately after Labor Day and continue until early June.

  • Archdiocesan events are part of the regular choir calendar: Rite of Election and The Basilica confirmation as well as other events.

  • Christmas includes The Midnight Mass and the 9:30am and noon Masses on Christmas Day.

  • Holy Week includes Holy Thursday, Good Friday3:00pm and the Great Vigil of Easter at 8:00pm on Saturday.  

  • Easter Sunday includes the 9:30am and noon Masses.

Cathedral Chamber Choir

This sub-group of The Basilica Cathedral Choir provides leadership and occasionally sings repertoire meant for a chamber-sized group.

Openings in all voice parts

Upcoming Events

Basilica Music and Arts Immersion Camp
Jul 28
2017
Friday
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1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Music and Art Camp PerformancesPerformances at 1:00 and 2:30pmLower LevelFree of charge [asset-2234-145]Youth in grades 4-8 will preform the story of Esther, brought to life in this new musical by...
Organ
Aug 7
2017
Monday
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7:30 PM
Organ Historical Society National Convention ConcertThe recital is open to the public, but seating restrictions will apply in light of this event being sponsored by the Organ Historical Society. For...
Organ
Aug 13
2017
Sunday
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2:00 PM
Music and Masqueray: The Basilica MuseBasilica organist Christopher Stroh will present a recital musically paying homage to the 100th Anniversary of  the Franco-American architect Emmanuel Louis...
Organ
Aug 23
2017
Wednesday
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7:00 PM
Summer Organ Recital Series[asset-2224-142]David Jonies, Associate Director of Music and Organist of Holy Name Cathedral, Chicago, will perform in recital on The Basilica’s IV-82 Wicks pipe organ,...
African Children's Choir Concert
Aug 30
2017
Wednesday
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7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Join us for a joyful blend of traditional and contemporary sounds that have inspired audiences around the world.The African Children’s Choir is composed of African children, aged 7 to 10 years old....
Oct 27
2017
Friday
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8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
The National Lutheran Choir presents a premier performance of Holy Spirit Mass by Norwegian composer, Kim André Arnesen.Commissioned for the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation, this new work for...