A Professional Choir in Six (6) Years

2019 October 29

Support was key, but once Glenn had the necessary vision and support, the rest was a matter of putting one foot in front of the other.

What Choirmasters Do.

2019 October 28

In case you're wondering: the photo on the upper right is me—taken on Saturday night.

“Mass of the Americas” • Solemn Pontifical High Mass in DC

2019 October 24

Archbishop Cordileone will offer Mass November 16, 2019 at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

Fascinating! • Tridentine “Permission Slip” (1985)

2019 October 23

In this riveting document, Archbishop Weakland forbids one's child from attending a Low Mass—wicked beyond a doubt!

New Typesetting! • “Kyriale Supplement” (1934)

2019 October 21

Mr. Andrew Hinkley has done something marvelous…again!

PDF Download • Palestrina Kyrie (2 of 3)

2019 October 19

“Dazzlingly luscious” is probably best way to describe this Mass.

The Tradition Continues! • Seven Organists Perform

2019 October 18

"...every bit of carpeting was removed and replaced with marble and stone…”

“Hidden” Hymns by Cardinal Newman

2019 October 16

Fr. Nicholls points out that Saint Newman was an admirer of Beethoven at a time when Beethoven was still living.

A Professional Choir in Six Months

2019 October 15

I often wonder if some of the vitriol directed against the Church's music is due to its less than stellar presentation.

Incredible!!! • Ancient Kyriale MSS for Download

2019 October 10

Through the centuries, we observe a remarkable stability—in spite of variants, which will always exist.

PDF Download • SATB “Sanctus” by Orlando de Lassus

2019 October 07

We have completed part 1. When part 2 is finished, we'll release that, as well.

Pope Francis’ Address on Sacred Music: “Liturgy is the first ‘teacher’ of catechism.”

2019 October 04

"Do not forget this: the liturgy is the first ‘teacher’ of catechism.” — Pope Francis

Pope Francis: “Promote The Presence Of The Schola Cantorum In Every Parish Community!”

2019 October 03

Pope Francis said (28 September 2019) that liturgical music must be Holy, Artistic, and Universal.

A *What* School ?!!

2019 October 01

These are things a choir director needs to think about as he plans to build a successful choral foundation at his own cathedral or parish.