St. Michael's Catholic Church

A Parish of the Priestly Fraternity of Saint Peter

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Men’s Schola and Mixed Polyphonic Choir
Saint Michael’s Men’s Schola and Mixed Polyphonic Choir sing every Sunday, Holy Days of obligation, throughout the Easter Triduum, and special feast days of the year. Sung  Masses begin on The Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary on August 15th and continue through the liturgical year including the first Sunday of July at which time the choir takes a short summer break.

Membership
The Schola and Polyphonic Choirs are made up of parishioners of the parish. Membership is through audition only.  Please contact the Director, Mrs. Mary Eileen Hanisch for more information.

Chant Workshops
There is a short chant workshop after the 6:00PM Mass on First Fridays.  All are welcome to attend this hour long class. Chant Breviors are provided.

Children’s Choir
St. Michael’s Children’s Choir performs once a year for an hour before Christmas Midnight Mass.  All parish children ages 5 through 15 are invited to participate.  Music binders and CDs of the carols are provided for each participating family.  Rehearsals are on the four Sundays in Advent from 12 Noon to 1:00 PM.  Please contact the Director, Mrs. Mary Eileen Hanisch for more information.

Schola Music Samples:

  1. Nos Autem, Introit from Maundt Thursday Mass
  2. Christus Factus Est, Gradual from Maundy Thursday Mass
  3. Destera Domini

 

Polyphonic Choir Samples:

The Angelus