The St. Thomas More Cathedral Parish has 3 octaves of handbells and 3 octaves of choir chimes. The Handbell Choir provides music throughout the year and for special concerts and diocesan liturgies.
Be a Ringer
The Handbell Choir rehearses on Tuesday evenings from 7:00 – 8:30 PM. Being a ringer entails the serious commitment of each member to the ensemble’s rehearsal and liturgical schedule.
For more information on the Handbell Choir, please contact the Music Office at 703-524-2815.
Saint Thomas More Cathedral Ringers
Practices are on Tuesdays 7:30-8:30pm.
|September 29||Parish Picnic|
|October 16||No Rehearsal (Confirmation)|
|*||October 22||Confirmation – Monday at 7:00 PM (6:30 warm-up)|
|October 23||No Rehearsal|
|November 9||Cathedral Concerts: Broadway Chamber Players|
|November 22||Annual Bake Sale|
|*||December 9||Lessons and Carols – 7:30 pm (6:30 warm-up?)|
|*||December 24||Christmas Mass – Monday at 10:00 pm (9:00 warm-up?)|
|January 31||Annual Pot Luck Supper|
|February 8||Cathedral Concerts: Oakcrest School|
|March 5||No Rehearsal|
|*||April 14||Palm Sunday – 11:00 a.m. Mass (10:30 warm-up)|
|*||April 21||Easter Sunday – 9:30 a.m. Mass (9:00 warm-up)|
|*||May 11||First Communion|
|*||May 12||Mother’s Day – Bell choir plays at 11:00 a.m. Mass (10:30 warm-up)|
|*||June 1||Deacon Ordination – Saturday, Mass at 11 a.m. (10:30 warm-up)|
|June 14||Cathedral Concerts: Anniversary Concert|
|*||June 22||Feast of Saint Thomas More – Saturday 5:30 p.m. Mass (5:00 warm-up)|
* = BELL CHOIR PLAYS