The Saint Luke Festival Choir sings at the 11:00 Mass from the second Sunday in September through the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ. The music is from the great classics of the sacred repertoire. The Festival Choir is open to all who love to sing. No auditions are necessary. High School students are always welcome. Please contact Dan Catalanotto or call 703 356 0670 for the latest updates.
Teen Contemporary Ensemble
All high school students who play a band or orchestral instrument are encouraged to play in the Contemporary Ensemble. Singers are welcome and will sing a varied repertoire. Let's get our teens sharing their talents at mass! Contact Dan Catalanotto for information.
Saint Luke Women’s Choir
The Saint Luke Women's Choir sings once a month, usually at the Saturday 5:30 Mass. Warm up is in the Music Room at 4:45 before that Mass. The Women's Choir is led by Jennifer Cho and Paul Skevington. To sign up, please contact Dan Catalanotto or call 703 356 0670.
Children's Choral Programs
Please contact our new minister of music, Dan Catalanotto, to register your child or teen.
Cherubs and Chimer Classes
These classes are free and fun and teach very young children to actually read notes and count rhythms in a colorful and interactive way. Parents attend classes with their children. The Cherubs and Chimers also get to play their musical parts during Mass once per month.
· Cherubs classes - age 4 and Kindergarteners
· Chimer classes - 1st graders
Children will learn a wide repertoire from ancient to modern, study music theory, vocal technique, and learn to sing in several languages. The St. Luke's Children's Choir is open to kids in grade 2-8, with weekly rehearsals and singing at Mass.
The School Children’s Choir is comprised of singers from Grades 3-8 at Saint Luke School. This choir leads the singing of the assembly at weekly school Masses. In addition, the choir performs at school assemblies. For more information contact the school.
Cantors are responsible for proclaiming the Psalm and leading the Assembly in song when no choirs are present. To find out more about this program, please contact Dan Catalanotto or by phone at 703-356-0670.
The Music in McLean Concert Series, begun in 1993, brings the Washington area's finest musicians into Saint Luke Catholic Church for monthly musical performances. To view the concert schedule, information about the Saint Luke Pipe Organ and to view recordings completed at Saint Luke, please click here: Music in McLean