Covid Guidelines

St. Charles Music Ministry

The Music Ministry strives to provide opportunity for those members of our faith community to share their God-given talents in leading our families in sung prayer and praises at the weekend Masses and special Holy Days and other liturgical celebrations at St. Charles.

PARISH CHOIR is our family choir and will be open to all who love to sing. Reading music is not required. Once the COVID Restrictions are lifted, this choir will provide the music for the Sunday 11:30am Mass; and, rehearsals will be held on Thursdays at 6:00pm.
Contact: Denise Broussard (409) 344-8904 / 722-3413

ARISE Singers is our Youth Contemporary Ensemble that is open to High School singers and instrumentalists. Reading music is strongly desired. There is an audition for this ensemble. This ensemble presently provides the music for Sunday 11:30am Mass, Confirmation and Youth liturgies. It rehearses on Sundays at 10:45am & Thursdays at 6:00pm presently (They will be integrated with MICAH 6:8 SINGERS when COVID restrictions are lifted).
Contact: Denise Broussard (409) 344-8904 / 722-3413

MICAH 6:8 Singers is our Contemporary Ensemble for singers and instrumentalists (H.S. and up). Reading music is strongly desired and there is an audition for this ensemble. This ensemble provides the music for Saturday 4:30pm Mass & Sunday 9:30am Mass. Rehearsals are Thursdays at 7:00pm and Saturday at 3:30pm and Sunday at 8:30am. As the COVID restrictions are lifted, ARISE Singers and MICAH 6:8 will be integrated for the Sunday 9:30am Mass.
Contact: Denise Broussard (409) 344-8904 / 722-3413

CHARLIE'S ANGELS is our Children's Choir. Hopefully in the Fall, this choir will resume with Religious Education. This choir is open to ages 8 and up. Rehearsals will be held on Thursdays at 5:00-5:45pm when COVID restrictions are lifted. The children's choir will sing on the First Sunday of every month at 11:30am Mass.
Contact: Denise Broussard (409) 344-8904 / 722-3413

HAND BELL CHOIR provides angelic sounds to our sacred celebrations - especially in the Christmas and Easter seasons. Ability to read music is strongly desired and makes it easier for the participant to learn the method of handbells. Rehearsals will be held on Tuesdays at 5:15pm.
Contact: Christopher Sedtal (409) 332-8933

SONS OF GOD is our Men's Ensemble. Reading music is not required. Men of all ages (H.S. and up) who love to sing God's glory and/or play an instrument are encouraged to join this ensemble.
Contact: Brandon Spell (409) 460-3603

CANTORS proclaim the Responsorial/Psalm and Gospel Acclamation. This position requires reading music. Those who wish to audition for this position must be consistent in choir participation, attend rehearsals and Mass even when they are not assigned as cantor.