Contemporary “Stabat Mater” (SATB)

2018 February 28

You've never heard this arrangement before—perfect for Lent.

“Tu Es Petrus” (Rec. 2017 Symposium)

2018 February 25

No matter how many people imitate John Denver on the guitar in our churches, Palestrina and Victoria will always be loved and sought by serious Catholics.

Build your Music Theory Skills

2018 February 24

How to Finally Acquire a Musical Education While Still in College or Anywhere Else (with apologies to James V Schall)

“First Run Through” • Guerrero’s Kyrie

2018 February 22

“To put it simply, I was pierced by the beauty of the liturgy in a way I have never before experienced.” —2017 participant

The Smoke of Satan

2018 February 22

Blessed Pope Paul VI: "The smoke of Satan has entered the Church."

Building Your Choir Vocally

2018 February 20

If more choirmasters were honest with themselves, they would probably acknowledge that no more than 25 to 40 percent of their singers are actually leaders within their choirs.

Rare Lenten Hymns You’ve Not Sung

2018 February 19

“Our hymnbooks know nothing of such a treasure as this, and give us pages of poor sentiment in doggerel lines by some tenth-rate modern versifier.” —Fr. Fortescue

St. Thomas More on the Reception of Holy Communion

2018 February 18

“Let us not lose this time…for we can hardly tell whether we will ever get in to church again or not.” —St. Thomas More

Towards a Standard Protocol for Frayed Ribbons

2018 February 17

Adding ribbons sounds like a fine idea, until they fray and come adrift. Serious bookmakers take precautions to stop ribbons fraying, but even amateurs can learn from these tips.

Phone Interview • Fr. Guy Nicholls, Cong. Orat.

2018 February 15

The Blessed John Henry Newman Institute of Liturgical Music (England) has a big announcement!

Hymn Tunes That Are Actually The Same

2018 February 13

Look carefully at this image…

Review • Fr. White’s Tools for Rebuilding

2018 February 13

I'm edified by Fr. White's work, but hope his regard for “church growth” doesn't negate the Sacramental and supernatural nature of the Church.

“Live Excerpts” … With One Rehearsal

2018 February 12

This is something we will do again, because I think there's great potential here.

1940’s Prayer for Priests

2018 February 10

“Fit me, I pray Thee, for this task…”

How Medieval Books Were Made

2018 February 09

Absolutely *fascinating* beyond words!

Brave Schola Director Posts “Live” Recording

2018 February 08

…recorded on 28 January 2018.

Music in Catholic Schools

2018 February 06

The Church possesses a tool of immense value.

“Sacred Hymns” • Interview with Fr. George Rutler (February 2018)

2018 February 05

“I like that old saying: God so loved the world that He did not send a committee; He sent His Son.” —Fr. Rutler

“Transfigured” Young Adult Liturgy Conference

2018 February 03

A summer conference at The Liturgical Institute in Mundelein, IL

Sexagesima Sunday (Extraordinary Form)

2018 February 01

“Now they upon the rock are they who when they hear, receive the word with joy…”

Video • Ratzinger made a Cardinal by Paul VI

2018 February 01

Quite beautiful, but I prefer a different harmonization of “Holy God We Praise Thy Name”…

A Chinese Mass Setting

2018 February 01

A Mass setting from the Far East composed by Fr. Si-Yan Tang.