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What music might fit this Sunday?
25th Sunday of Ordinary Time
Year A
September 24, 2023
A Musician’s Path to Prayer

Prayers and meditations for the musician as a preparation for playing and singing.


Sunday’s Music in Parishes

What are parishes from around the country singing? What music is enhancing worship in their unique situations? How does it compare to your parish? Any new ideas for you?


Musical Musings

MD Ridge

In the Back of the Hymnal, part 2

Hymn tunes have their own names. That string of numbers, 87 87 D, stands for the number of syllables is each line of text; the D means the pattern is doubled in each verse.

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Music planning checklist for musicians

There are many factors that could influence the music at a particular Mass on Sunday. Here are some of the basics.

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NPM Music Planning Calendar

Suggested hymns and songs based on Sunday’s readings

NPM Choral Anthem Project

Suggested music for choirs based on Sunday’s readings