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Christmas Cantata, 11/29/15, 'Let their be Light', composed by Joseph M. Martin

 
Below you will find information about our various musical groups.  If you would like to share your musical talents with our parishioners, please read the info and if you would like to join, click here to sign up!

   


Handbell Choir

The Handbell Choir is made up of a 4-octave handbell set and 4-octave choir chime set which consists of 49 /files/Worship/Christmas Cantata '10-bell choir members.jpgbells and 49 chimes.  The Handbell Choir adds to our liturgies with its unique sound.  The Handbell Choir meets Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm-7:00pm in church, as well as, on Sunday afternoons from 1:15pm-2:45pm in the parish office conference room.  A background of reading music is highly encouraged.

 


Youth Choir - ages 8-13

The Youth Choir is open to all youth of the parish - no matter what school you attend. The Youth Choir meets on Wednesdays from 4:15pm-5:15pm in Church. 

Teen Choir - teens in any high school

The Teen Choir is open to all teens interested in either singing or those who have experience playing an instrument at the monthly Teen Mass and various other Masses. The Teen Choir meets on Tuesdays from 6:30pm-7:30pm in Church.

 

Chorale - for all interested in singing

The Chorale is open to all people of the parish who are interested in offering their voice to the worship through varieties of choral works. The Chorale meets on Wednesday evenings from 7:30pm-9:00 pm  in Church.

 

Together Through Music (TTM) - for all interested singers
 

TTM is a contemporary music choir which is open to all people of the parish who are interested in offering their musical abilities to the worship. The TTM choir meets on Tuesday evenings from 7:30pm-9:00pm in Church.

 

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Instrumentalists - for all interested musicians

We are looking for anyone, young or old, who plays a musical instrument such as woodwinds, brass, strings, or percussion. We ask that you at least be in 7th grade and have some experience playing.

 

Resurrection Choir open to anyone free in the mornings

The Resurrection Choir uses their voices to lend spiritual support to grieving families and friends at Funeral Masses. The Resurrection Choir meets one hour before the Funeral Mass.

 

To see music selections for funerals, click here.

 

Director of Music
Tom Labanauskas

Phone: 815-463-4209:
E:mail:
 tlabanauskas@stjudes.org

Click here to read about Tom  

Read the history of our church's pipe organ