Handbell Choir

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

2017-2018 Schedule

Practices are on Tuesdays 7:30-8:30pm.

    2018
  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?)
     
    2019
  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