Why Did Vatican II Happen?
2016 September 29 by Jeff Ostrowski

These might not constitute the most perfect way to assist at Mass, but they’re very nice (German) hymn tunes!

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Twenty Minutes That Changed My Life Forever
2016 September 28 by Jeff Ostrowski

I might be able to memorize that Chopin etude, but there’s no way I could memorize that 5-voice Bach fugue today.

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Where do you obtain your Psalms?
2016 September 27 by Jeff Ostrowski

Download these Breviary files and keep them as our little secret!

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Turning Off the Air Conditioning
2016 September 25 by Fr. David Friel

Taking Advantage of the Natural Beauty that Surrounds Us

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Propers for the Jesuit Martyrs of North America
2016 September 23 by Jeff Ostrowski

“I shall remain here while there is a soul to save. My life is of no account if I can help you.” —Fr. Antoine Daniel

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Dunwoodie Sponsors New Sacred Music Conference
2016 September 23 by Fr. David Friel

“Gregorian Chant in Pastoral Ministry and Religious Education” — March 10 & 11, 2017

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The Choir Isn’t Everything
2016 September 23 by Richard J. Clark

The priest’s musical role is enormously influential. This can not be emphasized enough.

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Archbishop Gomez will still speak, but the venue for Saturday has changed.

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Most Enjoyable Hymn Ever Written?
2016 September 22 by Jeff Ostrowski

This tune will get stuck in your head, and the words by Cardinal Newman are splendid.

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Problems Encountered Teaching Rhythms
2016 September 20 by Lucas Tappan

Well, today I decided to buck the system (in spite of my general LOVE of tradition) and simply referred to the various notes by their Takadimi syllables.

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Catastrophic Results of USCCB “Interpretation”
2016 September 20 by Jeff Ostrowski

“Peace, peace, peace on earth; peace to God’s people, all people on earth.”

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Musical Resources • 19th Sunday after Pentecost
2016 September 19 by Jeff Ostrowski

“Let Thy healing power, O Lord, in mercy deliver us from our waywardness…”

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Improving the Liturgy
2016 September 18 by Fr. David Friel

Reflections on the Status of the Liturgical Movement

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Musical Resources • 18th Sunday after Pentecost
2016 September 16 by Jeff Ostrowski

“Let the operation of Thy mercy, we beseech Thee O Lord, direct our hearts…”

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The Power of Sacred Music
2016 September 15 by Andrew Leung

True Sacred Music brings hope and joy to those suffering.

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New Release • Contemporary Motets for SAB
2016 September 14 by Cynthia Ostrowski

Kevin Allen has released a collection every Roman Catholic choir will treasure!

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Do You Recognize This Hymn Tune?
2016 September 14 by Jeff Ostrowski

One man’s hymn sensitivities are another man’s…

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A Blemish On Hymnody Printing?
2016 September 13 by Jeff Ostrowski

The word “Thy” is used in the Lord’s Prayer at every Mass, yet nobody struggles to understand it.

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Greatest Church Music Book Ever Written?
2016 September 12 by Jeff Ostrowski

This volume by Paul Hume is supremely addictive!

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Composition Contest
2016 September 11 by Fr. David Friel

Submissions Sought by the Conference of Roman Catholic Cathedral Musicians

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