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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

Room for Christmas musical
Dec 16
11:00 AM
Room for Christmas: A Children and Youth Christmas MusicalPerformances at 11:00am and 1:00pmTeresa of Calcutta hall, Lower levelRoom for Christmas is for everyone who has ever felt they were running...
The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Dec 20
7:30 PM
Messiah Christmas ConcertThe Saint Paul Chamber OrchestraCelebrate the season with one of...
The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Dec 21
8:00 PM
Messiah Christmas Concert8:00pm Concert Co-presented by The Basilica of Saint Mary and The Saint Paul Chamber OrchestraCelebrate the season with one of classical music’s most cherished works...
Rose Ensemble
Dec 22
8:00 PM
A Tudor Christmas: Reverence and Revelry at the English and Scottish Renaissance Courts. Tickets: