(5:00 PM Mass Saturday, 7:30 AM Mass Sunday, most Summer Masses)

Are you the one who starts the singing at family gatherings? You may be an undiscovered cantor. Leading our sung prayer, cantors encourage and inspire congregational singing. Not all cantors are choir members. If you can learn the music on your own and share your talent with others, please audition with the Director of Music, C J Capen (703) 390-2352 or

Contemporary Ensemble

(5:00 PM Mass Sunday)

Are contemporary and gospel music your style? If you sing or play an instrument, you may find your niche here. This ensemble rehearses on Sundays from 4:00-5:15 PM in the Church. Please contact Paul Hanover, the Director, at if you are interested in this choir. You may also view the choir website at

El Coro de la Misa en Español

(Los domingos a la 1:30 PM)

¿Te gusta cantar? ¡Eres bienvenido! ¿Te gusta tocar algún instrumento? ¡También eres bienvenido! ¿No sabes leer música?  No importa. En el Coro nos ponemos al servicio de Dios, alabándolo, dándole nuestro amor, nuestro agradecimiento, y nuestra alegría. Ven a ensayar los domingos a las 12:30 PM (antes de la misa en español) en el cuarto de música. El ambiente es cordial, familiar y, en pocas palabras, muy agradable.   Puedes hablar con Grace o con Leo después de la misa.

Festival Choir

(9:30 AM Mass Sunday)

Open to singers of all ages who enjoy sacred music ranging from classical to contemporary, this group rehearses on Thursdays from 7:30-9:30 PM in the music room. Please meet with the Director of Music, CJ Capen (703) 390-2352 or,  for voice placement.

Festival Choir Practice Site


(11:30 AM Mass Sunday)

Got pipes? This small ensemble of highly skilled vocalists sings a repertoire of Baroque, Renaissance, classical and contemporary styles. Rehearsals are on Wednesday’s, 7:30pm-9:00pm in the music room. Schedule an audition with the Director of Music, CJ Capen, by filling out the form below:

  • 1: I can’t read music 2: I can read one clef, but slowly 3: I am comfortable reading my clef 4: I am able to sight-read treble & bass clef, adequately 5: My music reading and sight-singing ability is solid


Women’s Ensemble

(5:00 PM Mass, 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month)

If your heart says, “Sing!”, but your schedule says, “WHEN????” consider joining this choir of women from high school age on up. Rehearsals are at 3:30 PM in the music room, immediately preceding selected Saturday Masses. There may be more frequent rehearsals in the weeks leading up to Christmas and Easter. Please schedule an interview or audition with the Director of Music, CJ Capen at (703) 390-2352 or