Music Ministry

“Make a joyful noise unto the Lord, and come before his presence singing.”

—Psalm 100


The Music Ministry is made up of various components, all of which partake in leading song at Sunday liturgies and sacramental celebrations. Included in the leadership of this ministry are the Director of Music and four professional cantors. Other ministers participating in the music ministry are the members of the Parish Choir and the Children’s Choir. In addition to leading music at parish liturgies, these groups also participate in an annual Christmas Concert.

The Parish Choir practices on Thursday evenings from 7:30-9:00pm from September to mid-June and sings for the 10:30 mass on Sundays as well as for Christmas, Easter, and during Holy Week. The Parish Choir is open to all individuals in grade nine through adult. The ability to read music is not required.

The Children’s Choir practices on Wednesdays from 3:00-4:00pm and sings for approximately eight liturgies from October to May. The Children’s Choir is open to all children in grades 3-8, no musical training is necessary.

Those who are interested in joining the music ministry should contact Director of Music Vincent Carr.

Ministry Contact: Vincent Carr
Contact Phone: 973-268-5696
Contact E-Mail:
Our Lady of the Lake, 22 Lakeside Ave., Verona, NJ 07044

Phone: (973) 239-5696    Fax: (973) 239-7190
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