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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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Much of the beauty of the older forms was lost and the hymns did not really become classical. We have reason to hope that the present reform of the breviary will also give us back the old form of the hymns. But meanwhile it seems necessary to keep the later text. This is the one best known, it is given in all hymnbooks and is still the only authorized form. Only in one case have we printed the older text of a hymn, number 57, “Urbs Jerusalem.” The modern form of this begins: “Caelestis urbs Jerusalem.” But in this case the people who changed it in the seventeenth century did not even keep its metre; so the later version cannot be sung to the old, exceedingly beautiful tune.
— Fr. Adrian Fortescue (1913)

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SATB “Kyrie Eleison” • Henri Durieux
published 13 July 2015 by Jeff Ostrowski

HE FOLLOWING KYRIE by Henri Durieux appeared around 1938 and might be performed a number of different ways. For example, you could have a cantor sing the 1st Kyrie. The congregation could sing the 2nd Kyrie. Your choir would (obviously) sing the 3rd Kyrie SATB. This pattern could be repeated for the rest of the piece.

    * *  PDF Download • KYRIE (Henri Durieux)

I especially love the luxuriant harmonies in the SATB sections:

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