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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 lives with his wife and two children.
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“To treat harmony and rhythm in this matter was a difficult matter. Facing numerous problems both large and small—that arose constantly—we understood that a flawless harmonization of Gregorian chant cannot be created by improvisation, no matter the competence and ability of the organist or harmonist.”
— Mons. Jules Van Nuffel, NOH Preface

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True Meaning Of The Word “Liturgy”
published 22 January 2015 by Jeff Ostrowski

The following excerpt comes to us by way of FSSP.la :


It’s taken from a talk given recently by Fr. Dominic Popplewell, FSSP, who went on to trace the various ways “liturgy” was used in the early Church and by the Sacred Scriptures.