Lent 1, 2019

Lent 1, 2019

When the Choir was scheduled to go on a tour hosted by Peter’s Way the music director got to go to Italy with another choir FOR FREE!! I went with a children’s choir from Texas. There was also a husband and wife music team (he directed and she played the...
The sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

The sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Prelude: Le Banquet Celeste composed by Oliver Messiaen (1908 – 1992) in 1928. He was 20 and still at the Paris Conservatory. Here is a link with the composer at his organ at Sainte Trinite in Paris: https://youtu.be/FTyvgKdlIZc It is based on the slow movement...
The Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time 2019

The Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time 2019

Prelude:  Pastoral Milhaud was born in Marseille, the son of Sophie (Allatini) and Gabriel Milhaud. His father was from a Jewish family from Aix-en-Provence, and his mother was from a Sephardi Jewish family from Italy. Milhaud began as a violinist, later turning to...

27 Sunday in Ordinary Time

“Praeludium Circulare” Symphonie 2 [Final Version 1928/29] Charles Marie Widor (1844-1937) is a piece of music that Widor worked on throughout his life. He changed it by recomposing, and reworking the piece four or five times. The final version goes through all the...

Pope Francis and the Year of Mercy

August 3, 10, 17, 24 (6-8:30pm) Summer Sizzlers “Pope Francis and the Year of Mercy” The annual Summer Sizzlers return on Wednesdays in August at 6 p.m. Dinner begins at 6 p.m. with the presentation starting at 6:45 p.m.

Shopping to Change the World

July 25-27 (5:30-8pm) Mid-Summer’s Night “Shopping to Change the World” Join us again this year for 3 days of food and fun for the whole family. We will gather at 5:30 p.m. for a family style dinner and then adults, children and youth will break into their own groups...