Triumph Beyond Belief … Beyond Imagination
2017 June 28 by Jeff Ostrowski

I have been reminded why I got into music in the first place.

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A lunch-time conversation at Sacred Music Colloquium 2017 in St. Paul, MN

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“Do not let anyone make you feel discouraged.”
2017 June 24 by Richard J. Clark

Made in God’s image? Really? That’s debatable from my all too human eyes. By the way, I’ve got huge planks in both of them.

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Holy Week Bulletin from 1943
2017 June 21 by Jeff Ostrowski

Notice when the ceremonies begin!

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Jaw-Dropping Kyrie (SATB) by Guerrero
2017 June 19 by Jeff Ostrowski

I recorded all the voice parts, to demonstrate how it sounds…

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Silence in the Liturgy
2017 June 18 by Fr. David Friel

Thoughts from Pope Benedict XVI, Msgr. Guido Marini, and the GIRM

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Wearing the Veil at Ordinary Form Masses?
2017 June 14 by Guest Author

A guest article by Danielle Duet.

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Until we start forming our youth in the Church’s treasury of sacred music we will continue contracepting our musical future to death.

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Nothing More Corny Than This
2017 June 13 by Jeff Ostrowski

Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli plays Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in d minor…

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First Solemn Mass • Fr. Joseph Favole, FSSP
2017 June 12 by Jeff Ostrowski

Capstone to the upcoming Sacred Music Symposium!

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Essays from Msgr. Guido Marini

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Benedictus has been posted!
2017 June 11 by Jeff Ostrowski

Extremely short blog post…

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I forgot to tell them it’s supposed to be hard.
2017 June 09 by Richard J. Clark

It never occurred to him that this would be hard, or that he wouldn’t do well. He just thought it would be fun.

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Live Recording from Macau Cathedral
2017 June 08 by Andrew Leung

A Live recording of early Renaissance music from the Far East!

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Free download of an Introit for Holy Trinity (Years A&B). English text; SATB, organ, schola/cantor, and congregation.

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Altar Servers’ Camp • Priestly Fraternity of Saint Peter
2017 June 06 by Corpus Christi Watershed

In Los Angeles! Learn Solemn Vespers, Low Mass, Pontifical Mass, and more!

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Unfortunately my avocation of church musician doesn’t allow me to sidestep the Latin vs. vernacular issue any more than a house painter is able to avoid paint.

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Thoughts on Benedict
2017 June 04 by Fr. David Friel

St. Benedict, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, and “Ars Celebrandi”

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Musical Resources • Pentecost Sunday
2017 June 03 by Jeff Ostrowski

“Light most blessèd, shine on the hearts of Your faithful—even into their darkest corners…”

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In the words of Kurt Cobain, “Here we are now, entertain us.” Sometimes, our jobs can feel this way. But church musicians have responsibilities that are anything but entertainment.

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