Cantors are individuals who lead the singing at Masses in which there is no Choir – from September through May, the 5:00 pm Saturday Vigil Mass and the 12:30 pm Mass on 2nd and 4th Sundays – during the summer months additionally the 9:00 am, 10:45 am (2nd half of June and all of August) and all 12:30 pm Masses. In choir or ensemble Masses, cantors are called upon to lead the singing of the Psalm, Alleluia, Lord Have Mercy and other special music.
Interested in being a cantor? Please see contact information below to arrange an audition.
The ability to learn music on your own time, either through sheet music or singing along with recordings, as well as strong projection and confident vocal tone are required.
Director of Music and Organist
(703) 494-4008 ext. 203