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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

Organ
Sep 29
2018
Saturday
at
8:00 PM
Organ ConcertSeptember 29 at 8:00pmInspiring music performed on the renowned Basilica organ. The Basilica’s Centennial Organ, Wicks Opus 3047, 4-manuals+Pedal with 4,900 pipes in 82 ranks.  The...
Organ
Oct 15
2018
Monday
at
7:00 PM
Come and celebrate the 68th Anniversary of The Basilica’s “Centennial Organ” with an engaging offering of music played by visiting organist Nicholas Schmelter.On October 15, 1950, The Basilica’s...
Tolton
Oct 23
2018
Tuesday
at
7:00 PM
Tolton: From Slave to PriestA new live theater production based on the life of Father Augustus Tolton, the first African American Catholic priest. This one-man multimedia drama is currently on a...
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