Results from Tag: 'sacred music'
Commissioned by San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone through the Benedict XVI Institute, conductor Alfred Calabrese discusses the latest world premiere and how the ‘creation of sacred music is experiencing a Renaissance of sorts ...’
“The musical tradition of the universal Church is a treasure of inestimable value, greater even than that of any other art.” —Sacrosanctum Concilium
BOOK PICK: Succinct Intro to Western Sounds Available in Time for St. Cecilia’s Feast Day
Composer Mark Nowakowski reviews Frank LaRocca’s creation that was presented Nov. 6 at the Cathedral of St. Mary of the Assumption in San Francisco.
COMMENTARY: The Nov. 6 Solemn Requiem Mass for the Homeless in San Francisco will make real the equal dignity of every soul.
The University of Mary in Bismarck, North Dakota, has launched a master’s program in music that will help graduate students better understand the harmony between music and sacred Scripture.
Sir James MacMillan, the foremost modern British composer and a forthright Catholic, says ‘music is the perfect art form to bring people together to see a better world.’
San Francisco shepherd expounds on the soul-transforming power of beauty.