Excelsis is Melbourne's most exciting and dynamic Catholic choir, singing for liturgical events around Victoria and also giving regular concert performances. In recent years highlights for the choir have included performing on numerous occasions to sold-out audiences at St Patrick's Cathedral and St Paul's Cathedral in Melbourne, and giving a concert tours of the Philippines in 2015 and 2019. The choir sings an extremely varied repertoire of sacred music from numerous Christian traditions, incorporating classical European works, hymnody, contemporary church music, traditional African pieces, spirituals and gospel songs. Excelsis takes its name from the Latin word, meaning 'highest'. Through the music which it sings, the choir aims to achieve the highest musical standards, in order to give praise to the Highest.
Rehearsals are at 7.30pm on Thursday nights, if you are interested in joining Excelsis, please send us an email!