22 September 2012

Our Six Parish Choirs

 
In addition to the many choirs at The Atonement Academy, the Parish of Our Lady of the Atonement has six choirs which provide music on Sundays and for special occasions. These choirs are off to a great start this season, and there are still some openings for additional singers in several of these groups.

St. Nicholas Children’s Choir
Open to girls in grades 3-5
Sings for the 9:00 AM Mass on Sundays as scheduled
(approximately once per month)
Rehearsals - Thursday afternoons from 3:30- 4:10 PM

St. Cecilia Youth Choir
Open to girls in grades 6 through high school
Sings for the 9:00 AM Mass on Sundays as scheduled
(approximately once per month)
Rehearsals - Thursday afternoons from 4:15-5:00 PM

St. Augustine Boy Choir
Our newest parish choir!
Open to boys in grades 3-8 (unchanged voices)
Sings for the 9:00 AM Mass on Sundays as scheduled
(approximately once per month)
Rehearsals - Thursday afternoons from 3:30-4:20 PM
We currently have a waiting list for the Boy Choir!

Our Lady of the Atonement Adult Choir
Open to high school age (10th grade) and older
Sings for 11:00 AM Mass on Sundays
as well as for Holydays, seasonal Evensong services,
and special liturgies scheduled throughout the year.
Rehearsals - Thursday evenings from 7:00-9:00 PM

Saint Gregory Schola Cantorum
Open to men of high school age and older (by audition)
Sings for the Sunday 6:00 PM Latin Mass
Rehearsals – Sunday afternoons at 5:00 PM

Our Lady of the Atonement Festival Choir
Designed for those who cannot make a year-round commitment to weekly rehearsals, but who have a desire to be involved in the parish music program. With the members of the adult choir as its core, this choir sings for special services throughout the year including Nine Lessons and Carols, the liturgies of Holy Week and seasonal Evensong services. Rehearsals are held on select Thursday evenings during the weeks preceding scheduled events.

For more information, please contact Mr. Murray at emurray@atonementonline.com.