Choirs at Christ Cathedral

We have four choirs at Christ Cathedral
under the direction of Dr. John A Romeri:
Christ Cathedral English Cathedral Choir; 
Christ Cathedral Vietnamese Cathedral Choir
The Diocesan Choir of Orange;
The Diocesan Children's Choir of Orange.  
See below for information on each choir and their schedules.

AUDITION DAYS AND TIMES

The Christ Cathedral Music Ministry would like to invite you to join one of our wonderful Diocesan or Cathedral choirs!  The mission of our ministry is to serve and praise God through song. Those who have the desire to praise God through singing and who possess musical skill & talent should consider auditioning for one of our wonderful choirs:

Cathedral English Choir under the direction of Dr. John Romeri, rehearses on Thursday evenings from 7:30-9:30PM and sings at the Sunday, 9:45AM Mass 

 

Cathedral Spanish Choir under the direction of Dr. Ricardo Soto, rehearses on Tuesday evenings from 7:30-9:30PM and sings at the Sunday, 11:30AM Mass

 

Cathedral Vietnamese Choir under the direction of Mr. Huy Le, rehearses on Wednesday evenings from 7:30-9:30PM and sings at the Sunday, 1:15pm Mass

 

Diocesan Children’s Choir under the direction of Dr. John Romeri, rehearses on Saturday mornings at 10am twice per month and sings at the Saturday, 4:30pm Mass once a month as well as for special Diocesan celebrations throughout the year.

Auditions will be held:

5.15.19 - 5.18.19 

6.10.19 - 6.13.19

9.9.19 - 9.12.19 ***preferred dates for children’s choir

9.16.19 - 9.18.19 ***preferred dates for children’s choir

 To sign up for an audition, please set-up a time through our audition website:

https://go.oncehub.com/2019ChoirAuditions

Auditions will include sight-reading, vocalizing and pitch memory exercises to give the director an assessment of your skills – you do not need to bring a piece to sing or prepare anything!

For more details, please contact the Music Ministry Office - Lauren McCaul, Cathedral Music Administrator – (714) 971-2141, x5529, Email:lmccaul@christcathedralparish.org


Christ Cathedral English Choir

Christ Cathedral English Choir

Cathedral Choirs

Cathedral English Choir

The Cathedral Choir sings the English 9:30 AM Mass each Sunday at Christ Cathedral. 
They are part of "Christmas at the Cathedral," our annual Christmas Concert.  
Our members have toured in Italy, France and Spain with our Bishops.  
Rehearsals are each Thursday 7:30 - 9:30 PM.  
Audition required. Music reading required.

Cathedral Spanish ChoirThe Spanish Cathedral Choir sings the 11:15 AM Mass each Sunday at Christ Cathedral. 
They are part of "Christmas at the Cathedral," our annual Christmas Concert.  
Rehearsals are each Tuesday
7:30 - 9:30 PM.  Audition required. Music reading preferred.

Cathedral Vietnamese ChoirThe Vietnamese Cathedral Choir sings the special Vietnamese Masses in preparation
for our move to the Christ Cathedral building when they will sing the main Vietnamese Mass 
each Sunday.  They are part of "Christmas at the Cathedral," our annual Christmas Concert.  Rehearsals are each Wednesday 7:30 - 9:30 PM.  Audition required. 
Music reading preferred.

Cathedral Youth Choir
The Cathedral Youth Choir, under the direction of Mr. Quang Nguyen, sings the 5:30 PM Sunday Mass. They rehearse Sunday afternoon, so it is a single day commitment.
The group performs a mix of traditional and contemporary sacred music with piano, organ, and other instruments.  
Membership is open to Jr. High and High School students.

Diocesan Choir of Orange

Diocesan Choir of Orange

Diocesan Adult Choir

The Diocesan Choir of the Diocese of Orange sings for the major liturgies of the diocese, including the Ordinations, Chrism Mass and the special Dedication Liturgies of Christ Cathedral.  They are part of "Christmas at the Cathedral,"
our annual Christmas Concert.  Our members have toured in Italy, France and Spain
with our Bishops.  Rehearsals are two Mondays per month, 7:30 - 9:30 PM. 
Audition required. Music reading required. Tenors and Basses are especially needed.






Diocesan Children's Choir 2016 - 2017

Diocesan Children's Choir 2016 - 2017

Diocesan Children's Choir

Diocesan Children's Choir

 The Diocesan Children's Choir of Orange is an important choir in the Diocese of Orange.  They have toured in Italy, singing twice for Pope Francis.  This year in addition to their preparations for the dedication of Christ Cathedral, they will travel to San Francisco and Oakland, California to sing in their cathedrals.  They are part of "Christmas at the Cathedral,"
our annual Christmas Concert. Rehearsals will be on average
three Saturday's per month.  The Choir will sing for the major liturgies of the diocese
and one Saturday evening Mass at Christ Cathedral.  Audition required.  Grades 5 - 12.


Diocesan Preparatory
Children's Choir

Mr. Patrick Flahive, Director  

Diocesan Children's Choir Preparatory Choir To prepare for membership in the Diocesan Children's Choir we have a program
designed for younger children, which teaches them the love of the liturgy, the love of singing
and the beautiful choral repertoire of the church.  
No audition is required, only a love for singing!  Grades 1 - 5.

To schedule an audition for any of our choirs: 
call 714-971-2141  ext 5529

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