St. Mel Catholic Church | Fair Oaks, California

A Parish of the Diocese of Sacramento

Music Ministry

Musically at St. Mel, we have a little something for everyone!

And, anyone who sings or plays an instrument is welcome to join us.


Saturday Vigil Mass at 4:30pm:

Our newly formed Men's Choir is currently singing at this Mass.

Sunday morning 8:00am:

Our “quiet Mass” with a cantor who leads the congregation in a welcoming or entrance song and a sending song. New singers, who are comfortable with and have the voice for leading song without instrumental accompaniment, are welcome.

Sunday morning 10:00am: 

This Mass is shared by 3 Choirs:

Our contemporary choir with acoustical and bass guitarists and pianist. We sing a mix of contemporary Catholic/Christian music mixed with some classics. New singers and instrumentalists are welcome.

Our traditional choir with organist accompaniment, singing mostly “traditional” hymns as choral pieces and leading the congregation participation. New singers are always welcome.

Our children's choir with piano accompaninment sing a delightful variation of liturgical music.

And finally our Sunday evening 4:30pm Mass: 

Our Youth Choir sings at this Mass bringing traditional and "Youth 2000"  music to our liturgical celebration.