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Walter Tambor

Mundus

Contemporary and World Music

Openings for all voice parts

Mundus is the Contemporary & World Music Ensemble at The Basilica of Saint Mary. The ensemble leads the 11:30am Mass twice a month from September through May, sharing sacred music of the Americas, Africa, and Asia with the mission of bringing music of the World Church to the Local Church.

A simple 15-minute voice check is required for placement in the ensemble.
Please contact Walter Tambor, 612.317.3507.

 

Mundus Ministry Requirements:

  • A maximum of 4 absences (Sunday or Tuesday) in any given season
  • Fall Season - September thru January, Winter Season - February thru June
  • Mundus sings for 11:30am Sunday Eucharist with a 10:15am call time
  • Rehearsals on Tuesday evenings, 7:00–9:00pm 
  • Rehearsals begin after Labor Day and continue through late May.
  • Mundus sings the 5:30pm Christmas Eve Mass.
  • Holy Week includes the 7:00pm Holy Thursday liturgy.
  • Mundus sings the Easter Sunday 4:30pm Mass.

Upcoming Events

Icon Mary Theotokos
Nov 22
2019
Friday
at
8:00 PM
In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Icon Festival, the Cathedral Choir will join with our sisters and brothers of the Orthodox Church to sing Rachmaninoff’s iconic All-Night Vigil.Concerts...
The Minnesota Sinfonia performs at the Basilica
Nov 23
2019
Saturday
at
2:00 PM
A mix of holiday favorites. Family friendly concert, free an open to all. 
Mary Icon with child
Nov 23
2019
Saturday
at
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Icon Festival, the Cathedral Choir will join with our sisters and brothers of the Orthodox Church to sing Rachmaninoff’s iconic All-Night Vigil.Concerts...
Dec 7
2019
Saturday
at
8:00 PM
Celebrating the SeasonThe annual concert tradition continues for another inspiring year of sacred music for the season!The ensembles, individually and in various combinations, will...
Dec 13
2019
Friday
at
4:30 PM
National Lutheran Choir Christmas Festival: GloriaThis cherished annual event creates a holy experience for audiences and memories that last a lifetime. Families, groups of friends, and those seeking...
Dec 13
2019
Friday
at
8:00 PM
National Lutheran Choir Christmas Festival: GloriaThis cherished annual event creates a holy experience for audiences and memories that last a lifetime. Families, groups of friends, and those seeking...
Dec 14
2019
Saturday
at
1:30 PM
National Lutheran Choir Christmas Festival: GloriaThis cherished annual event creates a holy experience for audiences and memories that last a lifetime. Families, groups of friends, and those seeking...
Dec 14
2019
Saturday
at
8:00 PM
National Lutheran Choir Christmas Festival: GloriaThis cherished annual event creates a holy experience for audiences and memories that last a lifetime. Families, groups of friends, and those seeking...
The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Dec 19
2019
Thursday
at
7:30 PM
Messiah Christmas ConcertThe Saint Paul Chamber OrchestraCelebrate the season with one of...
The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Dec 20
2019
Friday
at
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...