Music Ministries

Director of Music & Liturgy

John Angotti
moc.nilknarFpilihPtS@ygrutiL

“Be filled with the Spirit, addressing one another in Psalms and hymns and inspired songs. Sing to the Lord with all your hearts”

The music ministry at St. Philip exists to support and enhance the singing of the whole assembly. Please consider participating in this ministry by joining one of the groups below:

Weekend Choirs

Saturday, 5:30pm Mass Music
John Angotti

moc.nilknarFpilihPtS@ygrutiL
At our Saturday, 5:30pm Mass, cantors and music teams lead the 1st, 3rd and 5th Saturdays of the month while our Couples for Christ Ministry leads music for the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month. To be a part of one of the Saturday 5:30pm music teams, contact John Angotti. Ministry Description.


Sunday, 8:30am Mass Music Team
John Angotti, (615) 550-2834

moc.nilknarFpilihPtS@ygrutiL
Cantors and music teams lead the 2nd, 4th and 5th Sundays of the month for 8:30am Mass (Music for our 1st and 3rd Sundays are led by our Children’s Choir). To be a part of one of the Sunday 8:30am music teams, contact John Angotti.


Sunday, 11:00 Mass, Voices of Faith
Michael Alvey

moc.nilknarFpilihPtS@yevlAM
Voices of Faith, our weekend large group choir, sings weekly from September through June with rehearsals before Mass at 10:00 am and Wednesdays at 7pm. Singers from high school age to adults in later life enjoy praising God in a variety of musical styles. The only requirement is the ability to carry a tune. Ministry Description.


Sunday, 1:00pm Hispanic Mass Choir
Carlos Gonzalez, (615) 207-3827

moc.nilknarFpilihPtS@yrtsiniMcinapsiH
Sings weekly throughout the year with rehearsals 45 minutes before Masses. Ministry Description.


Sunday, 5:00pm Mass Choir (Youth/Young Adult Music)
Jamie Rose Plum

moc.nilknarFpilihPtS@cisuMmp5
Sings weekly throughout the year with rehearsals before Mass at 4:00 pm. Singers young and old enjoy praising God with more contemporary musical styles. Ministry Description.



Cantors

John Angotti, (615) 550-2834

moc.nilknarFpilihPtS@ygrutiL

Cantors lead the congregation in sung responses, acclamations, hymns and psalms at weekend Masses and other liturgies. Individuals interested in this ministry should have some previous vocal music experience. Participation in one of the parish choirs is encouraged. Ministry Description.



Children’s Choir

Margaret Rose MacDougall, (615) 293-6982

moc.nilknarFpilihPtS@riohCsnerdlihC

The Children’s Choir leads music at 8:30am Mass on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month and on various special occasions throughout the year. Our mission is to keep the children present in the Celebration of the Mass through music and service. Children from 2nd through 8th grade are welcome to participate. Check the church bulletin for rehearsal times, or join us on Flocknote. Parents or others interested in helping with this ministry are welcome. Ministry Description.



Combined Choirs

John Angotti, (615) 550-2834

moc.nilknarFpilihPtS@ygrutiL

Parish volunteers join with regular choir members and instrumentalists for Christmas, Holy Week, Easter and other special occasions.



Coro Juvenil

Paco Salazar, (615) 491-8449

Coro Juvenil, is the Hispanic extension of our Children’s Choir. We sing the first Sunday of every month at the 1pm Sunday-Spanish mass and on various special occasions throughout the year in addition to the main Children’s Choir. Like the English Children’s choir, our mission is to keep the children present in the Celebration of the Mass through music and service. Children from 2nd through 8th grade are welcome to participate. Rehearsals are weekly on Saturdays, 10:30am, in the choir rehearsal room (Salón de Música). Parents or others interested in helping with this ministry are welcome. Ministry Description.



Handbell Choir

John Angotti, (615) 550-2834

moc.nilknarFpilihPtS@ygrutiL

This ministry is open to men and women from high school age through senior citizen.  No experience is necessary. Members find it fun, spiritually uplifting and very fulfilling to be part of a handbell music group. We rehearse Tuesday evenings from 7-9pm in the the St. Philip Choir Room (off the Narthex of the Main Church).

Come join us! You’ll be surprised at how easy it is to get started. Ministry Description.



Instrumentalists

John Angotti, (615) 550-2834

moc.nilknarFpilihPtS@ygrutiL

If you are proficient on a musical instrument, there are opportunities to accompany any of the singing groups on a regular, seasonal or occasional basis. Ministry Description.



Resurrection Choir

Michelle Daigle

moc.nilknarFpilihPtS@riohCnoitcerruseR

This choir sings at funerals, and normally requires availability during the weekday. Rehearsals are 1 hour before a funeral. Participation in one of the parish choirs is encouraged. Ministry Description.