The Cathedral Choir
The Cathedral Choir is directed by Denis Bédard and is a mixed choir dedicated to providing music for the Solemn High Mass at the Cathedral (11:00 AM Sundays) as well as all major feast days. They regularly sing polyphonic Masses as well as a variety of motets in both English and Latin. If you are interested in joining this choir, you must be able to read music and be willing to give an audition. Practices are Thursday evenings at 7:00 PM. Call the office for more information at 604-682-6774.
The Holy Rosary Women’s Choir
The choir, directed by Catherine Walsh, was founded in the fall of 2000 to provide music for the 9:30 am Sunday Mass. The choir has grown quickly, attracting women from a variety of musical backgrounds who are united in their love of singing. Their repertoire ranges from chant to 3-part Latin Masses to spirituals. If you are interested in joining this choir, you must have either some choir experience or be able to read music. Rehearsals are Wednesdays at 7:00 PM. Call Catherine for more information at 604-222-8072.
The Contemporary Choir
The Cathedral Contemporary Choir, directed by Chito Lacsina, sings at the 12:30 PM Sunday Mass. They are a 30-member choir who sing mostly contemporary and congregational music and are accompanied by either the organ or the piano. No experience is necessary to join, just a love of singing. If you are interested in joining this choir, call Chito at 604-873-9643. Rehearsals are on Sunday mornings at 11 AM before the 12:30 PM Mass.