Parish Choir and Choral Ensembles

Purpose:        a mixed-voice choir for 7th grade through adult and are open without audition. The parish choir ministers weekly at the 9 a.m. Mass as well as other Feast Days throughout the year. In addition, the group performs in concert as part of the Music at Holy Spirit Concert Series.  Other ensembles are formed throughout the year to augment the singing of the Assembly and support the Liturgy.
Contact:        Lisa Screeton (270) 842-7777, ext. 107
Rehearsals:       Wednesdays. September-mid June from 6:30-8 p.m.

Cantor/Psalmist Ministry

Purpose:        individuals from the parish choir work with the Director of Music and will learn to animate the assembly and may also learn to present the Word of God through Psalms and Acclamations. There is an initial training to be placed in this rotation, and annual training updates.  Cantors/Psalmist rotate through all the weekend Masses.
Contact:        Lisa Screeton, (270) 842-7777 ext. 107
Rehearsals:       scheduled following weekly choir rehearsal or by appointment with the Director of Music

Jubilate! Children’s Choir

Purpose:        open to children in grades four through six, the Jubilate! Children’s Choir ministers on the second Saturday of every month at the 4:30 p.m. Mass, as well as on Christmas Eve and Palm Sunday.  Students learn all forms of liturgical music from plainchant to two-part treble literature.  The group also attends regional and national festivals sponsored by the American Federation of Pueri Cantores.
Contact:        Lisa Screeton (270) 842-7777 ext. 107
Rehearsals:       Check the bulletin or contact Lisa Screeton for days/times

Youth Choir

Purpose:        open to students in grades seven through 12, this ensemble ministers on the fourth Sunday of every month at the 11:30 a.m. Mass.  Students are introduced to varying styles of music from Praise & Worship to hymnody and incorporate instrumentalists to augment the Liturgical celebration.
Contact:        Lisa Screeton, (270) 842-7777 ext. 107
Rehearsals:       Check the bulletin or contact Lisa Screeton for days/times

Holy Spirit Festival Orchestra

Purpose:        open to anyone who plays brass, woodwind, percussion, or strings – there is no age limit and all levels of proficiency and experience are welcome. This group rehearses quarterly and accompanies large celebrations on Christmas Eve and Easter Sunday, in addition to participation in the Music at Holy Spirit Concert Series.
Contact:        Lisa Screeton, (270) 842-7777 ext. 107
Rehearsals:       Will be announced in bulletin and email

Instrumentalists

Purpose:        brass, woodwind, percussion, or string players who minister individually at weekly Masses.  All are welcome.
Contact:        Lisa Screeton, (270) 842-7777 ext. 107
Rehearsals:       Scheduled by appointment with Lisa Screeton

Sound Advice

Purpose:        a ministry devoted to monitoring and mixing sound, this group is open to ages seventh grade through adult and is responsible for maintaining appropriate sound level at every Mass.  Initial training is required, and ongoing development will periodically be provided.  Service hours will be provided to students who request them, and Independent Study can be given to college students.
Contact:        Lisa Screeton, (270) 842-7777 ext. 107
Meetings:        Watch the bulletin for more information and announcements