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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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At the Council of Trent, the subject was raised whether it was correct to refer to the unconsecrated elements of bread and wine as “immaculata hostia” (spotless victim) and “calix salutaris” (chalice of salvation) in the offertory prayers. Likewise the legitimacy of the making the sign of the cross over the elements after the Eucharistic consecration was discussed.
— Fr. Uwe Michael Lang, Cong. Orat.

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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!