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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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"Upon the road, René was always occupied with God. His words and the discourses he held were all expressive of submission to the commands of Divine Providence, and showed a willing acceptance of the death which God was sending him. He gave himself to God as a sacrifice, to be reduced to ashes by the fires of the Iroquois, which that good Father's hand would kindle. He sought the means to bless Him in all things and everywhere. Covered with wounds as he himself was, Goupil dressed the wounds of other persons, of the enemies who had received some blows in the fight as well as those of the prisoners. He opened the vein for a sick Iroquois. And he did it all with as much charity as if he had done it to persons who were his best friends."
— St. Isaac Jogues (writing in 1643)

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Jaw-Dropping Kyrie (SATB) by Guerrero
published 19 June 2017 by Jeff Ostrowski

UERRERO’S SETTING of the Kyrie for Missa Iste Sanctus is absolutely gorgeous, and the contrapuntal feats he tosses in are stunning:

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I recorded all the voices, to demonstrate how it sounds—but remember it was written for a choir, not one individual voice:


REHEARSAL VIDEOS for each individual voice await you at #5294.


Don’t forget to explore the special practice videos for each voice!