Music

2021-2022 Performances

3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021 – St. Catherine Choral Society performs the Mozart Te Deum, Jake Runestad’s The Hope of Loving, and the Rutter Gloria with professional orchestra.  Also featuring our Women’s Choir performing “Miserere Mei” by J. A. Hasse.  Holy Spirit Church, 515 S. Albert, St. Paul.  Tickets $15; $10 St. Kate alums, senior citizens; FREE with St. Kate’s ID

8 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021 – Candlelight Christmas Concert, Our Lady of Victory Chapel, Free. Women’s Choir

Feb. 13 & 14, 2022 – Singing Valentines, The Women’s Choir – purchase by Feb. 7

March 18 - 24, 2022 – Women’s Choir CONCERT TOUR (Midwest)

3 p.m., Sunday, April 3, 2022– Women’s Choir “Home” Concert – Our Lady of Victory Chapel, Free

3 p.m., Sunday, May 1, 2022 – St. Catherine Choral Society – The O’Shaughnessy auditorium.  Tickets $15; $10 St. Kate alums, senior citizens; FREE with St. Kate’s ID

8 p.m., Mon., May 9, 2022 – Women’s Choir “Collage Concert” – Jeanne D’Arc Auditorium, Free

 

*Call 651-690-6688


Performance Opportunities

Have a passion for performing? Check out The Women's Choir or the St. Catherine Choral Society.

The Women's Choir

* students only *

The Women’s Choir is our principal collegiate choral ensemble.  The choir makes numerous concert appearances throughout the year, both locally and on biennial tours . Performance experiences include formal concerts on and off- campus, unique “collage” concerts, joint performances with choirs from other colleges and performances at festivals, workshops and major campus events. The choir performs music of many styles, with a special interest in compositions by women. Rehearsals: MW 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Femme Vocale - a small a cappella group is selected from within the Women’s Choir and meets once week.

St. Catherine Choral Society

** Men and women from the community are invited to audition for membership **

This mixed chorus combines the voices of students, faculty, staff and community members in performances of symphonic choral masterpieces.  Their concerts are accompanied by a professional symphony orchestra and often, guest soloists.  Rehearsals are held on Thursday evenings 7:00 - 9:15 p.m. 

 

Contact Dr. Patricia Connors for audition information for both choirs:  pcconnors@stkate.edu

 


Faculty

Our faculty are respected scholars, gifted performers and caring mentors with a wide range of expertise includes conducting, music theory, musicology and ethnomusicology, and performance on piano, voice, and various other instruments.

Meet our faculty