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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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“Oh, the happy choir director who is hired to start work on a brand new choir, or who walks into his first rehearsal a total stranger to the existing group—what a fortunate man he is! The new choir director who is a former member of the choir, or a member of the congregation, or the nephew of the alto soloist, or a former altar boy, or otherwise well acquainted with the choir, is in for a few headaches.”
— Paul Hume (1956)

PDF Download • Mystery Kyriale (100 Pages)
published 4 April 2019 by Jeff Ostrowski

A GENEROUS FRIEND has sent something curious:

I found this old Kyriale accompaniment, but it no has the name of author or editor. In the last page (index) there is a clue, but I don’t know much about it; it seems that its from the Solesmes house. Please, feel free to publish this book in the Lalande library of rare books. If you can figure the name of author and editor, and the year of publication, please let me know.

    * *  PDF Download • KYRIALE ACCOMPANIMENTS (100 pages)

I don’t believe I’ve ever seen it before; notice the markings?

85039 Mystery Kyrie

Let’s solve this mystery!