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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

The Minnesota Sinfonia performs at the Basilica
Oct 29
2:00 PM
Minnesota Sinfonia ConcertSaturday, October  29, 2:00PMWith soloist Dimitry KouzovThis concert is free and open to all.   Families are encouraged to attend.PROGRAM
Fidgety Fairy Tales
Oct 29
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Fidgety Fairy Tales is Back for an Access and Inclusion Family-Friendly FREE EventSaturday, October 29, 3:30 – 5:00 pm – plan to follow the event by attending 5pm Mass!Teresa of Calcutta Hall, lower...
picture of the choir outside
Nov 11
7:30 PM
Montserrat Boy Choir ConcertPresented by VocalEssenceFriday November 11, 7:30PMTicketsPerched atop a mountain near Barcelona, the choir of the Benedictine Abbey of Santa Maria de Montserrat is one of...