Music Ministry

Music is an integral part of our celebrations and contributes greatly to our worship community. Music reading ability is helpful, but not necessary to participate in the many offerings of our Music Ministry at St. Anastasia.

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Due to the coronavirus precautions, the various music ministries are not rehearsing. Please be sure to email Evelyn Schuette, our Music Director, for more information, any questions and/or other possible opportunities.

Adult Choir

The Adult Choir sings regularly at the 10:15 AM Sunday Mass and for special liturgies throughout the year. Choral music of all periods and styles is explored and performed with great finesse! Rehearsals are Wednesdays 7:30-9:30 PM September through early June. A serious commitment to the rehearsal and performance schedule is required.

B.A.S.I.C. Band

Josh Ross | Email | (248) 689-8380

The B.A.S.I.C. Band (Brothers and Sisters in Christ) plays a combination of contemporary Christian music and traditional hymns that will uplift your spirit during the Sunday 5 PM Mass. The rehearsals are on Sundays at 3:30 PM. We are also seeking volunteers to run sound during Mass. Please contact Josh for more information.

Celebration Singers

The Celebration Singers perform in styles ranging from Praise & Worship to a capella SATB. The ensemble, which ministers at 8:15 AM Sunday Mass, consists of singers and instrumentalists who desire to share their musical talents within our community. Rehearsals are Tuesday evenings 7:30-9:00 PM.


Confident singers who wish to lead the assembly in song are encouraged to audition for this ministry. Rehearsals are before each Mass and held periodically throughout the year. Vocal experience and music reading skills are necessary.

Resurrection Choir

The Resurrection Choir sings at all the funeral and memorial liturgies at St. Anastasia. Through musical leadership, this group provides comfort to grieving families. Members of this choir must have mornings free. Rehearsals are held prior to each Liturgy.

Santa Maria Spanish Choir

The Spanish Music Group provides music for the Spanish Masses held on the 2nd and the 4th Saturday of every month at 6 PM. Rehearsals are every Thursday from 7:30 – 9:00 PM.

Handbell Ringers

Adults who are interested in the art of handbell ringing are encouraged to participate in this ministry. Music reading ability is required. Rehearsals are Wednesdays from 6:15 -7:00 PM from October until May. A serious commitment to the rehearsal and performance schedule is required.


Adult & high school members of St. Anastasia Church who are talented at playing a musical instrument are welcome to share their gifts with the worshiping community. Opportunities for solos and ensembles abound with the many liturgies celebrated throughout the year.