Children's Choirs and Ensembles

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Parish Children's Choir
The Parish Youth Choir is open to children in grades Kindergarten through 8th grade. The Youth Choir will sing at one 12:30 pm Mass every month. Rehearsals will take place on Thursdays from 5:00-6:00 pm. We rehearse in the Choir Room, located in the basement of the church. Middle School and High School youth are especially needed to help with the younger singers. See the Children's Choir page for calendar dates. For more information, contact Kelly Hernandez at khernandez[at]stfrancisa2[dot]org.

The St. Francis String Program
Our Strings Program is open to children and teenage parishioners grades kindergarten through eighth grade. Classes are on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:15 -4:15 pm. for violin instruction. Once a week, music theory and ear training courses are offered in addition to the instrumental sessions. The members play as an ensemble at various school and Sunday 8:45 am Masses throughout the year. There is an incredible benefit to group process instrumental classes and we hope you have the opportunity to be a part of this program. For more information, please contact String Program Director Jacqueline Nutting, DMA, at or 734-945-2985. 

Elementary Choir
Our Elementary  Choir is provided for those students interested in choral music. This group is composed of third through fifth grade students and meets once or twice a week during recess. The choir studies singing in parts and good vocal techniques. It performs in the Christmas Concert, leads at the all school masses, and sings for the community throughout the year.

Middle School Choir
Our Middle Scchool Choir is open to all sixth through eighth grade students. The choir sings at all middle school masses, several Sunday masses throughout the year, the Parish Picnic Mass, the Christmas Program, the Christmas Eve 5:15 pm mass, Choir Festival, and the Graduation Mass. 

For More information
To learn more about our Children's Choir opportunities please contact our Director of Music, Jonathan Hasey at or 734-821-2124.