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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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Using the shoddiest, sleaziest material we have for the purpose of glorifying God is not very sound theology or even very good common sense. […] (In general, when you see a diminished seventh chord in a hymn, run.) And these chords are usually used in bad hymns in precisely the same order in which they occur in “Sweet Adeline.”
— Paul Hume (1956)

Fr. David Friel & Pope Francis
published 26 September 2015 by Jeff Ostrowski

A friend kindly sent me these photos of our own Fr. David Friel with the pope:

247 Fr. David Friel

I suspect Fr. Friel will tell us more soon!

(Let’s also find out if Fr. Friel asked whether His Holiness reads Views from the Choir Loft.)