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St. Thomas Aquinas is committed to providing a supportive environment to love and serve the Lord
Traditional hymns, sacred choral/chant music are sung to it’s highest standards in English and Latin for the 9:00 am Solemn Sunday Mass and all of the Feast day Solemn Masses of the church year. Commitment to weekly rehearsals held each Wednesday at 7:00 pm in the church. Voice placement/audition is required to join our robed choir.
Children, ages 3-years-old through 8th grade, will learn and begin formation to participate in the worship unto our Lord at the 11:00 a.m. Sunday Mass on the 2nd and 4th Sundays. Rehearsals are held the first three Wednesdays of the month from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm in the church. No vocal audition is required just show up at the rehearsal and commit to sing on the indicated Sundays.
Adult 11 AM Choir Traditional/contemporary hymns of simple music are sung at the 11:00 am Sunday Mass. Choir only sings on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of each month. Vocalists meet 1/2 hour before the 11:00 a.m. Mass in the choir room.
Mens Schola Cantorum Chant Choir sings the last Sunday of every month at the 9:00 Solemn Mass Liturgy. Latin Gregorian and Plain English Chants are sung. Rehearsals held Saturdays before mass in the church at 6:30 p.m. following with a fraternal social hour.
Spanish and bilingual hymns and music are sung for the 12:30 pm Sunday Spanish/Bilingual Mass. No audition is required, just a willingness to have a good heart to sing. Instrumentalists are welcome but must call the Music Director for an interview/audition. Members should be able to attend special rehearsals scheduled throughout the year.
Praise and Worship Choir
Contemporary worship music with a rhythm section of instrumental-Guitars/Drums/Keyboard and more provide music for the 6:00 p.m. Life Teen Sunday Mass. Open to 9th grade and up. Must be able to arrive early on Sundays at 4:30 p.m. for set up and rehearsal. Audition is required. Adults or Instrumentalists can participate pending Music Director approval.
The Requiem/Resurrection Choir sings for Funeral Masses in the parish. Simple hymns and music are sung. Open to all who have the time during the day to sing and help lead the spoken prayers of the Mass. No experience is necessary. Just come and participate in these beautiful corporal works of mercy.
Trained Cantors are often needed for liturgies. If you have training as a Cantor and would like to volunteer your time and talent please contact us.