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Blog of news and information regarding music ministry at St. Francis.

19 Mar

Music for Healing, Hope, and Peace

A YouTube playlist of songs by Catholic composers to help in this time of uncertainty.

This is a playlist. Press play to listen to it straight through, or select the playlist icon (in the upper right) to select individual songs. Currently there are 14 songs. (We may add to it later.)

27 Jul

NPM Plenum Sessions

The week of July 11-15, 2016 a group of ten from St. Francis, along with many more from the Archdiocese of San Antonio, met in Houston with pastoral musicians from around the country, and some from around the world. We were at the annual convention of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians (NPM).

There were five (5) plenum, big group sessions . You can view the videos of them here! Although they are lengthy–45 to 60 minutes each–each one is absolutely worth your time. (They are linked here to begin where the speaker begins. If you wish you can rewind to hear their introductions.)

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