Join us for our silver anniversary celebration
during Flower Mart weekend!

Sunday, May 8, 2022

This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the founding of the Girls Choir at Washington National Cathedral. Since 1997, the Chorister Program has enriched the lives of young singers through excellence in music education, and by inspiring them to further develop their musicianship and leadership through the performance of world-renowned choral music.

Save the Date: Silver Anniversary Weekend 2022

Girl Chorister Alumnae and their families are invited to join us for a day of festivities on Sunday, May 8, 2022 to celebrate the silver anniversary of the program. The celebration includes an 11:15 am Eucharist followed by a celebratory reception in the Cathedral Garth with guest speakers from the founding of the choir. The day will culminate with a 4:00 pm Festival Evensong under the direction of Bruce Neswick, the founding director of the Girl Chorister program. Girl Chorister Alumnae are invited to join the Cathedral Choir in singing Evensong. We look forward to celebrating the leadership and excellence of this program with you!

25th Anniversary Celebration Schedule

Sunday, May 8, 2022
11:15 am: Service of Holy Eucharist
1:00 pm: Celebratory Reception
2:45 pm: Rehearsal for Evensong
4:00 pm: Festival Alumni Evensong

Festival Evensong Celebrating the Girls Cathedral Choir 25th Anniversary

Watch the culmination of the 25th anniversary celebration: a 4:00 pm Festival Evensong under the direction of Bruce Neswick, the founding director of the Girl Chorister program. Girl Chorister Alumnae are invited to join the Cathedral Choir in singing.

watch live on may 8

About the Cathedral Chorister Program

The Chorister program provides a comprehensive musical education, with numerous weekly rehearsals, services of Choral Evensong, Sunday morning Eucharist and concerts. The Choir focuses on musical excellence, performing at a professional level on a weekly basis alongside regular concerts and tours. They also regularly collaborate with the Cathedral Singers for services, concerts, tours and recordings.