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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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“As the subject of the language of worship was discussed in the Council hall over the course of several days, I followed the process with great attention, as well as later the various wordings of the Liturgy Constitution until the final vote. I still remember very well how after several radical proposals a Sicilian bishop rose and implored the fathers to allow caution and reason to reign on this point, because otherwise there would be the danger that the entire Mass might be held in the language of the people-whereupon the entire hall burst into uproarious laughter.”
— Alfons Cardinal Stickler, peritus of Vatican II

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PDF Download • All Souls Day
published 2 November 2017 by Jeff Ostrowski

ERE IS THE BOOKLET we used for All Souls Day (2 November). I was going to use a different Communion piece, but I ran out of time:

    * *  PDF Download • All Souls Booklet (29 pages)

Please note • If you’re singing a funeral, you must download the “Subveníte Sancti Dei,” which can be obtained from the St. René Goupil website.

I’ve done two posts about the Requiem Mass over the last few weeks:   01   02

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You can listen to helpful Mp3 rehearsal files for the entire Requiem—after you scroll down to NOVEMBER 2ND—by visiting the Goupil website.