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A theorist, organist, and conductor, Jeff Ostrowski holds his B.M. in Music Theory from the University of Kansas (2004), and did graduate work in Musicology. He serves as choirmaster for the new FSSP parish in Los Angeles, where he resides with his wife and children.
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“Church officials frequently asked Tomás Luis de Victoria for his opinion on cathedral appointments because of his fame and knowledge. He was faithful to his position as convent organist even after his professional debut as an organist, and never accepted any extra pay for being a chapelmaster. Held in great esteem, his contract allowed him frequent travel away from the convent, and he attended Palestrina's funeral (in Rome) in 1594.”
— Dr. Robert Stevenson, 1961 (mod.)
New Addition to Corpus Christi Watershed
published 30 January 2011 by Jeff Ostrowski

I’m happy to announce that Corpus Christi Watershed has a brand new member!

Almighty God blessed our family with beautiful daughter a few days ago, and we are so proud of her:

And here’s a video of our daughter coming home from the hospital yesterday (below).

As you can see, she’s pretty tired, because I was lecturing her on the different polyphonic schools of the Renaissance: