Archdiocese of St. Louis

~The Young Catholic Music will make their 40th Summer Concert Tour ~

Tour dates are: May 30 – June 7, 2015, to Cincinnati, Cleveland and Sandusky, Ohio, and Indianapolis, IN. The Show-Choir style Rock N Roll concert will be performed at parishes, Fountain Square, and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame among other places on tour.

Activities on the tour will include: King’s Island; Wright Patterson AFB and a tour of Air Force 1 planes; Musical Theater; Nautica Queen (dinner/dance cruise); Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum; Great Lakes Science Center; Great Wolf Lodge, Cedar Point, etc.

They will perform 5 concerts during the tour and will also lead the music for 4 Masses on the weekends of the tour. If you are interested in participating with The Young Catholic Musicians in the Fall of 2015 please contact Fr. Bruce H. Forman, Director of Music 314-231-7464

The Young Catholic Musicians learn quality liturgical music, arranged for full orchestra and choir. Once each month, the young people lead the music for Mass at various churches throughout the St. Louis and Metro-East Illinois area.

The Young Catholic Musicians also perform two concerts during the year. In December, they perform a Christmas concert of sacred music (classical and contemporary).

A spring concert featuring popular and patriotic music is performed in May. The young people perform this concert during a nine-day tour. The Young Catholic Musicians Summer Tour destinations include: New York City, Washington, D.C., Toronto, Orlando, Denver, New Orleans.

Young Catholic Musicians

How do I become a YCM member?

To schedule an audition or for more information contact Fr. Bruce Forman, the Director of Music, at 314-231-7464 (or email him at, or Mrs. Mary Smith, the Director of Organization, at 314-962-9260 (or email her at

The Young Catholic Musicians, founded in 1974, is open to people from all religious traditions, realizing that their talents and services will most often be dedicated to the congregations at Catholic parishes. The minimum age for singers is 10 years. There are no fees or dues included in membership.

What is the purpose of the Young Catholic Musicians and How Do I Join ?