Saint Joseph Catholic Church

Music Ministry

Music Ministries
Ministry Lead: Martha Trimbach | [email protected] | (770) 422-5633 ext.62

Saint Joseph has a comprehensive music program enabling all parishioners who are called to the music ministry to place their gifts in the service of the Church.  People of all ages with musical ability are invited to be part of this vital ministry. Please contact the Music Director, Martha Trimbach, if you are interested in joining this diverse program.

Music at Weekly Masses

Saturdays

  • 5:30 PM – Cantor
    The Saturday 5:30 PM Vigil Mass, under the leadership of Jay Champion, uses a cantor and piano to present a variety of music styles including contemporary, traditional, and praise and worship.
  • 7:30 PM - Hispanic Youth Choir
    The Hispanic Youth Choir, under the leadership of Sister Maria Pia, sings at the 7:30 PM Mass on Saturday, and the 1:00 PM Mass on Sunday. This choir is open to all Spanish speaking teens and young adults with musical talent and presents a variety of Hispanic Christian music. Contact Sister Maria Pia if you are interested in joining. 

Sundays

  • 7:00 AM and 9:00 AM - Contemporary Choirs
    The 7:00 AM and 9:00 AM Contemporary Choirs, under the leadership of John Luegering, present a variety of music styles including contemporary, traditional, and praise and worship. 
  • 11:00 AM - Blended Choir
    The 11:00 AM music is a blend of the traditional Chancel Choir, under the direction of Martha Trimbach, and the Contemporary Band, under the leadership of Butch Trimbach. This combination presents a wide variety of music styles including Latin, traditional hymns, SATB choral, contemporary, and praise and worship.  The Chancel Choir is open to all adults with musical talent through an interview with Martha Trimbach.  Please contact Martha if you are interested.  
  • 1:00 PM - Hispanic Youth Choir
    The Hispanic Youth Choir, under the leadership of Sister Maria Pia, sings at the 7:30 PM Mass on Saturday, and the 1:00 PM Mass on Sunday. This choir is open to all Spanish speaking teens and young adults with musical talent and presents a variety of Hispanic Christian music. Contact Sister Maria Pia if you are interested in joining. 
  • 3:00 PM - Hispanic Adult Choir
    The Saint Joseph Hispanic Adult Choir, under the leadership of Peque Esquer, sings at two Masses each week; the 3:00 p.m. Mass on Sunday and the 7:00 p.m. Hispanic Mass on Wednesday.  This choir is open to all Spanish speaking parishioners with musical talent and presents a variety of Hispanic Christian music.  Contact Peque if you are interested in joining. 
  • 5:30 PM - Life Teen Band
    The Life Teen Band, under the leadership of Scott Todd, is open by audition to all teens with musical talent. This choir involves teens in the presentation of contemporary Christian praise and worship music at the 5:30 PM Mass on Sunday.  Please contact Scott for more information.

Wednesday 7:00 PM Hispanic Mass
The Wednesday night Hispanic Mass is supported by the Hispanic Adult Choir, under the direction of Peque Esquer.

Seasonal Children’s Choir
The seasonal Children’s Choir, under the leadership of Martha Trimbach, sings at the Easter and Christmas children’s Masses.  Rehearsals are held for three weeks before Easter and Christmas  on Wednesday night from 5:30 PM to 6:15 PM. Please contact Martha if your children are interested in participating.

Resurrection Choir
The Resurrection Choir, under the direction of Martha Trimbach, sings at funerals and provides support to the families of deceased parishioners. If you are interested in joining this important ministry, please contact Martha.

Word Projection Ministry
The Word Projection Ministry consists of volunteers who run the projection of the song words at each Mass.  This ministry is vital to congregational participation.  If you are interested in making an important contribution at your Mass, please contact Martha Trimbach.