Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church
1640 Route 12, Gales Ferry, CT

Roman Catholic Church 1650 Route 12, Gales Ferry, CT

Our Lady of Lourdes Music Ministries

Have you or your child ever thought of becoming a part of the Music Ministry Program at Our Lady of Lourdes? If you enjoy music and would like to serve our church as a singer or ringer in one of our groups, now is the time to join! No auditions needed!

Music Ministries Staff

Sharon Green, Director of Music

Rehearsals

You are cordially invited to a Choir Social and Open Rehearsal on Thursday, October 27 at 6:30 pm in the vestibule. If you have thought about joining the choir, this is an opportunity to meet the choir and find out what a typical rehearsal is like. No obligation or audition! Just come enjoy our fellowship and sing praise to the Lord! Open to high school age and up. Hope to see you!

New members are always welcome!

Adult Choir

Adult Choir is open to high school students and up. Rehearsals are once a week on Thursday evenings from 7 – 8:30 pm. We sing on Sundays at the 11 am mass (except the second Sunday of the month) and other special masses such as Christmas, Holy Week and Easter. Singers of all abilities are welcome. The skill of reading music is helpful, but not required.

Cantor Ministry

Cantor Ministry is also open to high school students and up. You must be a member of the Adult Choir to be a Cantor. A good voice and the ability to read music are required to participate.     

Children's Choir

Children’s Choir is for children in grades 3 – 8. We rehearse every Wednesday from 4 – 4:45 pm and sing on the second Sunday of the month at the 11 am mass. In addition, this group sings on Christmas Eve and Easter Sunday. Good singing technique and basic music reading is emphasized.

Children's Chime Choir

Children’s Chime Choir is also open to children in grades 3 – 8. Children will learn basic note reading skills and ringing technique. Weekly rehearsals are on Wednesdays from 4:45 – 5:30 pm following the Children’s Choir rehearsal. We play monthly on the second Sunday at the 11 am mass and on Christmas and Easter. Regular attendance is a must to participate in this group.

Christmas Cherub Choir

Christmas Cherub Choir – As the name indicates, this choir sings only at Christmas. Children from age 4 through Grade 2 are welcome to participate. We rehearse for 10 minutes following the 11 am mass on the four Sundays of Advent and sing at the 4 pm Christmas Eve mass.  Special Cherub costumes are worn for this mass!

If you or your child are interested in any of these choirs or would like more information, please contact Mrs. Sharon Green, Music Director, by email at sharoncgreen276@gmail.com or speak with her following any weekend mass.

“O come, let us sing to the Lord;
 let us make a joyful noise
to the rock of our salvation!”
(Psalm 95:1)