SEAS CHOIR

BUILDING THE KINGDOM WITH MUSIC

  • Due to COVID-19, all choir rehearsals & meetings will take place via Zoom. We will resume in-person group instruction and singing for Sunday Masses after September 14, 2020. This is a tentative date due to the nature of our current pandemic. The Director of Music will notify the choir of any changes to this date no later than Labor Day, September 7.
  • Choir rehearsals will begin after August 17 via Zoom.

WOMEN'S CHOIR

The SEAS Women’s Choir is a treble ensemble of adult women. The choir is divided into two main voice parts - Soprano and Alto. The SEAS Women’s Choir sings in SA (Soprano/Alto), SSA (Soprano 1/Soprano2/Alto), and SSAA (Soprano 1/Soprano 2/Alto 1/Alto 2) format. Hymns are from the 3rd edition of the St. Michael Hymnal and repertoire includes pieces from the Renaissance to the Modern period and the singing of Gregorian Chant and antiphonal psalmody. Rehearsals are on Tuesday evenings from 6:30pm to 7:20pm. This choir serves at the 9am Mass on Sundays with warm-up from 8:20am to 8:50am.

No experience is needed to join the SEAS Women’s Choir. You must be 17yrs or older to join. Please contact the Director of Music for more information, 

YOUTH CHOIR (Coro de Jóvenes)

The SEAS Youth Choir is still being determined. This is the first year that SEAS will be offering a choral program for young singers. Students will be trained in music theory, aural skills, and vocal technique via training guides provided by the Royal School of Church Music (RSCM) in England. St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church is now an affiliate of RSCM America which is a branch of the Royal School of Church Music in the United States. Students will be graded and assessed throughout the year. They will be awarded for their achievements and will also have the opportunity to present formal examination for recognition by RSCM America if desired. Rehearsals are Thursday evenings from 5:30pm to 6:30pm. The SEAS Youth Choir serves at the 5pm Mass on Sundays with warm-up from 4:20pm to 4:50pm.

No experience is required to join the SEAS Youth Choir. You must be 13-16 yrs. old to join. Please contact the Director of Music for more information.

MIXED CHOIR

The SEAS Mixed Choir is an ensemble composed of men and women. The choir is mainly divided into 4 voice parts - Soprano, Alto, Tenor, and Bass. The SEAS Mixed Choir sings in SATB (Soprano/Alto/Tenor/Bass) and SAB (Soprano/Alto/Bass or all men) format. Hymns are from the 3rd edition of the St. Michael Hymnal and repertoire includes pieces from the Renaissance to the Modern period and the singing of Gregorian Chant and antiphonal psalmody. Rehearsals are on Tuesday evenings from 7:30pm to 8:30pm. This choir serves at the 11am Mass on Sundays with warm-up from 10:20am to 10:50am.

No experience is needed to join the SEAS Mixed Choir. You must be 17yrs or older to join. Please contact the Director of Music for more information,  .

Coro Hispano

El Coro Hispano es un grupo compuesto de hombres y mujeres que sirven en la Misa de 1pm en español los domingos. Este grupo es dividido en dos partes vocales - voces agudas y voces graves. Por el momento, solo se canta del libro de Flor y Canto, 3.a edición y el St. Michael Hymnal, 3.a edición. El Coro Hispano se dedica a cantar música sacra; el canto gregoriano, cantos eucarísticos y marianos. Por el momento solo se permite órgano o piano y voces. Ensayos son los jueves en la tarde de 7:00pm a 8:00pm. Este coro se dedica a cantar en la Misa de 1:00pm los domingos con calentamiento de voz de 12:20pm a 12:50pm.

No se requiere experiencia para unirse al Coro Hispano. Está disponible para individuos mayor de 17 años y familias. Por favor de contactar a la Directora de Música para mas información.

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