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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

National Lutheran Choir (NLC) Christmas Festival
Dec 10
2021
Friday
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8:00 PM
2021 Christmas Live Concerts: The Earth Adorned  4:30 & 8pm - Friday, December 10 @ the Basilica of Saint Mary - Minnneapolis8pm - Saturday, December 11 @ the Basilica of Saint Mary -...
National Lutheran Choir (NLC) Christmas Festival
Dec 11
2021
Saturday
at
8:00 PM
2021 Christmas Live Concerts: The Earth Adorned  4:30 & 8pm - Friday, December 10 @ the Basilica of Saint Mary - Minnneapolis8pm - Saturday, December 11 @ the Basilica of Saint Mary -...
Exterior front christmas
Dec 17
2021
Friday
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8:00 PM
Hear the beloved holiday tradition of Handel’s Messiah performed by Bach Roots Festival’s roster of professional baroque musicians under the direction of Artistic Director, Matthew J. Olson.Tickets...
Dec 19
2021
Sunday
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11:00 AM
Light of the World, by Mark Patterson, performed live by the children and youth of The Basilica.Sunday, December 19, 11:00am and 1:00pmTeresa of Calcutta Hall[asset-1544-427]  Light of the World...