Kids Choir, for 1st and 2nd grade choristers, is directed by Joel Bolen, Director of Music Ministries, and rehearses weekly on Thursday afternoons from 3-3:45 p.m. Their rehearsal schedule follows the school year. They sing at the 11:00 a.m. Sunday Mass at various times throughout the year and periodically at the 8:00 a.m. School Liturgies. You can find the 2018-2019 calendar here.
Liturgy Choir, for 3rd - 8th grade choristers, is divided into two sections. Students in grades 3-5 rehearse with Laura Holderman, Saint Matthew School Music Teacher on Tuesday afternoons from 3:00-4:00 p.m. Students in grades 6-8 rehearse with Joel Bolen, Director of Music Ministries also on Tuesday afternoons from 3:00-4:00 p.m. They sing together at the Saturday evening Mass about once a month and other Liturgies throughout the year. Those that attend St. Matthew School are also the resident choir for the school Liturgies. Their rehearsal schedule follows the school year. You can find the Fall 2018 Calendar here.
Liturgy Choir Alternate Rehearsal, is for students at attend schools other than SMS and cannot attend the 3:00-4:00 rehearsal time. The alternate rehearsal is from 5:00-5:30 on Tuesday afternoons.
Liturgy Choir Cantors, open to 5th-8th grade members of Liturgy Choir who want to help lead singing at Liturgies through the role of Cantor or Psalmist. Rehearsal is after Liturgy Choir from 4:00-4:30 on Tuesday afternoons. Their rehearsal schedule follows the school year.
High School Choir, for more information click here.
Questions or comments: Joel Bolen, Director of Music Ministries, 615-550-5108