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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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“Since the ability of Francisco Guerrero is now abundantly known to all […] he shall henceforth act as master of the boys so long as: ( 1) he must teach them to read, write, and to sing the responsories, versicles, antiphons, lessons, and kalends, and other parts of divine service; (2) he shall teach them plainchant, harmony, and counterpoint, his instruction in counterpoint to include both the art of adding a melody to a plainsong and to an already existing piece of polyphonic music; (3) he shall always clothe them decently and properly, see that they wear good shoes, and ensure that their beds are kept perfectly clean; (4) he shall feed them the same food that he himself eats and never take money from them for anything having to do with their services in church or their musical instruction…” [cont’d]
— Málaga Cathedral Document (11 September 1551)
"Holy, Holy, Holy" in honor of St. Anne Line
published 12 February 2012 by Jeff Ostrowski

Mass in honor of St. Anne Line — Free Organ Accompaniment — SANCTUS (“Holy, Holy, Holy”)
Roman Missal, 3rd Edition

Practice Video: Vimeo Video (highest quality)

Dr. Peter Kwasniewski’s fine organ harmonization is here.

However, this morning I did my own version: (PDF score)

I am so grateful for the all support of my free “Mass in honor of St. Ralph Sherwin,” which has already been downloaded more than 9,000 times. However, my personal favorite setting of the “Holy, Holy, Holy” that I have composed is the one in honor of St. Anne Line, which is found in the Vatican II Hymnal, along with 100+ pages of other settings in Latin/English.


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