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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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“Today the Church has made a big mistake, turning the clock back 500 years with guitars and popular songs. I don't like it at all. Gregorian Chant is a vital and important tradition of the Church and to waste this—by having guys mix religious words with profane, Western songs—is hugely grave, hugely grave.”
— Maestro Ennio Morricone (10 Sept 2009)

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Two Popes Singing “Our Father” in Latin
published 2 April 2017 by Jeff Ostrowski

Pope St. John Paul II invites the congregation in Chicago to sing the Pater Noster (“Our Father”) in Latin:


Sung too slowly, but a very nice voice!

Pope St. John XXIII also does very well:


This post was inspired by Veronica Brandt.