Below is a list of the various categories of choir groups that represent the heart of the Cathedral music department!
This is the Cathedral’s principal choir of women, men, and teens. They lead the 10:15 a.m. Eucharist each Sunday, sing for concerts, seasonal services, diocesan events, and special occasions. They practice on Wednesdays from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. Benjamin Lane is the director. Admission is by audition.
This is the youth choir for girls in grades 3-12 and boys in grades 3-9 (unchanged voices.) They sing each Sunday for the 10:15 a.m. Eucharist and special services. They practice on Sundays from 12:00-1:15 p.m. This group is directed by Melissa Ramb.
Children’s Training Choir
This choir, comprised of children in first grade through second grade, meets 2 to 3 Sundays each month from 10:30 a.m. until 11 a.m. Choir rehearsal is held in the Children’s Chapel. They sing occasionally with the Cathedral Choristers. This group too is directed by Melissa Ramb.
Orlando Boys choir
This internationally renowned choir is open to all denominations, for boys in grades 3-12 (unchanged and changed voices). They practice on Mondays from 4:30-7:00 p.m. and some Saturday mornings. They sing for special occasions at the Cathedral and around the community, trips and tours. Benjamin Lane is the director. Admission is by audition. There is a modest tuition.
Orlando Girls Choir
This choir is for girls in grades 3-12, and is open to all denominations. They practice on Mondays from 4:30-7:00 p.m. They sing for special occasions, trips and tours. Benjamin Lane is the director. Admission is by audition. There is a modest tuition.
Orlando Deanery Men and Teens Choir
This choir is for men and teenage boys with significant choral experience. They sing with the Boys Choir and Girls Choir for special services and some concerts and have occasional rehearsals. Benjamin Lane is the director. Admission is by audition.
Cathedral Chamber Singers
This adult ensemble of professional singers includes some members of the Cathedral Choir and others from the community. They sing for Tenebrae on Good Friday evening, and occasionally for Evensong or concerts. Benjamin Lane is the director. Admission is by audition.
During the month of August, as the Cathedral Choir takes a break from their regular duties, all singers are invited to participate in a volunteer Family Choir, singing anthems and service music for the 10:15 Eucharist each Sunday morning. Choir rehearsal begins at 9:30 a.m. in the organ/choir rear gallery. Participation is uncomplicated, with no processions or vestments. All ages are welcome.
Contact the Music Department
The Cathedral Church of St. Luke, Attn: Music Dept.
130 N. Magnolia Ave., Orlando, FL 32801
Contributions are always welcome for choir scholarships, choir camps and tours,
and the music discretionary fund. All donations are tax-deductible.