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The adult choir is comprised of volunteer members who give of their time and talents to glorify God through the ministry of music. The Adult Choir usually sings at the 10:00 am Mass on Sundays and at other Holy Days and special events including diocesan choir festivals.
The Children’s Choir program is committed to fostering excellent musicianship, knowledgeable participation in liturgy and an active prayer life. This includes ongoing music theory, ear training and sight singing; fundamentals of liturgy and involvement in the prayer life of the community. Children in grades 2-5 are invited to be part of this ministry.
The Cantor Ministry is designed to help lead the members of our congregation in prayer through song. This group meets at various times throughout the year to rehearse music for the upcoming liturgical season.
The contemporary ensembles sing and play at the 12:00pm and 5:00pm liturgies each Sunday. Accompanied by piano and other instruments, the ensemble sings moderately challenging two-, three-, and four-part music. Rehearsals are on Wednesday evenings. Membership in the ensemble is open to all interested singers and instrumentalists after an audition.
Bound by their Catholic faith and their love of singing, this ensemble leads music during our monthly Filipino Mass. Masses are held on the first Friday of every month in the Day Chapel.
The Funeral Choir is comprised of volunteer men and women who want to share their musical talents by providing beautiful music for those who are grieving over the death of a loved one. This ensemble sings at funerals and rehearses as needed.
This ensemble is comprised of volunteer men and women who prepare a wide variety of bell literature and share their love of music for the glory of God. Although music reading ability is not required, it is helpful. They play at various Masses throughout the year.
These dynamic choirs joyfully lead our Spanish language liturgies in traditional and contemporary music from various Hispanic cultures.
Instrumentalists add beauty and color to our music ministry. If you play flute, clarinet, trumpet or other instruments, and want to play at Mass, please contact us.
The BSCC Schola is a small ensemble of singers that sings works from all genres of church music. The Schola sings at Midnight Mass, Easter Vigil, and other liturgies throughout the year. If you are interested in auditioning, please call the music office.
This opportunity is perfect for those who want to sing, but can’t make a year-long commitment. These dedicated individuals join the adult choir for Easter and Christmas.
The youth in our Parish (grades 6-12) are invited to participate in our Youth Choir. The group prepares a variety of music from traditional to contemporary and leads the assembly at various Masses throughout the year.