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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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“I still haven’t made up my mind whether I shall publish it all. Some people are so humorless, so uncharitable, and so absurdly wrong-headed, that one would probably do far better to relax and enjoy life than worry oneself to death trying to instruct or entertain a public which will only despise one’s efforts, or at least feel no gratitude for them. Most readers know nothing about canon law. Many regard it with contempt and find everything heavy going that isn’t completely lowbrow. Some are so grimly serious that they disapprove of all humor. Others come to different conclusions every time they stand up or sit down. They seize upon your publications, as a wrestler seizes upon his opponent’s hair, and use them to drag you down, while they themselves remain quite invulnerable, because their barren pates are completely bald, so there’s nothing for you to get hold of.”
— St. Thomas More to Peter Gilles, 1516

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PDF Download: Organ Accompaniment to “Et Valde Mane” • 1955 Easter Vigil
published 4 April 2015 by Jeff Ostrowski

HEN POPE PIUS XII revised Holy Week, the Antiphon for Communion on Holy Saturday was changed. Here’s an organ accompaniment for the Antiphon (“Et Valde Mane”) and the entire Benedictus (“Canticle of Zachary”):

    * *  PDF Download • Organ Accompaniment “Et Valde Mane”

BUT WATCH OUT!   It uses the version from the Pius XII Psalter (which is a valid option for Holy Week).

I apologize this is such a short blog entry!