Staffed by the Benedictine Monks of Saint Vincent Archabbey
Saint James the Greater Church
The adult choir is a mixed-voice ensemble comprised of members who are high school age and up. The choir sings from October through May, as well as on Holy Days of Obligation and other special liturgies. The choir rehearses in the loft each Saturday morning. For additional information or to join the choir, call Michael Notte at (724) 478-4710.
In support of our worship, musicians of all types add richness to religious services and special events in many ways. Soloists and ensembles of musicians share their talents with the congregation at Mass. Brass, strings and woodwinds are among the many instruments that we welcome to enhance our liturgical celebrations. If you are interested in sharing your talents with our parish's music ministry, please call Michael Notte at (724) 478-4710.
Saint James Parish makes full use of the Ministry of the Cantor. Cantors minister at our weekend and Holy Day Masses. Those who are interested in sharing their talents and serving our parish as a cantor are invited to call Tess O’Neil at (724) 478-2642.
Our parish worship band plays monthly at our Sunday morning Mass. The band consists vocalists, as well as keyboard, drum and guitar players. If you are interested in sharing your musical talents and being a part of the band, please call Francene Tucker at (757) 560-2937.