Singing about God

ChristianMusicVennDiagram

Would any music that sings about God be always considered sacred? Perhaps not. There are songs composed that sing about the disappointment, anguish, and disregard for God. Those might not be immediately be recalled as “sacred” or “holy” or even deserving to be sung at the Mass. Read More…

Salve, Mater misericordiae

OurLadyMountCarmel-2017

As the Carmelite Solemnity of Our Lady of Mount Carmel approaches, here’s an ancient chant that was of the old monastic order of the Carmelites.

Salve Mater Misericordiae (Chant Notation)

Salve Mater Misericodiae (Modern Notation)

Translations in English are found in the music sheet for the Chant Notation.

Feast of Sts. Peter & Paul

SPP

We’ve written the Responsorial Psalm for the Vigil Mass of Sts. Peter & Paul.

Feel free to use: Sts. Peter & Paul (Vigil) – Psalm 18

Come and See: Be a part of SPP Choir

Share-RachelOng

If you are open to learning about Sacred Music, or to Discover your Singing Voice… come and chat with us. We’d be happy to meet you and get to know you.

Email us at: sppchoir@gmail.com

With your:
1. Name
2. Email & Mobile
3. Experience in Choral Singing
4. Music Education if any
5. What are your goals for joining a Church Choir?

And we’ll get in touch with you for a “Discover Your Voice” session 🙂

Share-Alice

Share-Ben

Share-Paul

Share-JacquelineLim

Share-Francis

Share-Fiona

Share-Lily

Share-Mashing

Share-JaquelineLow

Corpus Christi: Responsorial Psalm & Missalette

corpuschristigospel

We’ve written a setting for the Responsorial Psalm for the celebration of Corpus Christi this weekend:

Corpus Christi – Responsorial Psalm (Psalm 147)

For those visiting the parish for the Saturday, 5:30pm Mass, there will be a procession of the Blessed Sacrament after the Mass. Proceedings are found in the missalette for your download and print:

Missalette for Congregation – Corpus Christi Processionhose 

Pentecost Vigil: Responsorial Psalm (Ps. 106)

draft-holyspirit-1

We wrote a Responsorial Psalm for Psalm 106 following the reading from Ezekiel. Feel free to leave us your feedback and comments. Thank you.

Music Sheet: Pentecost Vigil – Psalm 106 (Ezekiel)
MP3: Soundcloud – Responsorial Psalm 106

 

Pentecost Prayer Service

Cover

The Parish Liturgy Committee is organising a Pentecost Vigil Prayer Service. It will be an evening of Prayers, Lessons, Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and Sacred Music.

Saturday, 3rd June 2017
7.45pm, Church of Sts. Peter & Paul, Singapore

Feel free to access the online program booklet for the Pentecost Vigil Prayer Service this Saturday (June 3rd), 7.45pm. It shows up better on your tablet devices.

Limited copies of Missalettes with brief proceedings will also be distributed for those attending.

Hope to see as many of you there!

Highlights of Easter Vigil 2017

Here are some highlights of the choir at the Easter Vigil we sang at at the Church of Sts. Peter & Paul this year. Congratulations to the 31 neophytes on their baptism and reception into the Catholic family 🙂

(photo credit: Tony Png)

We are on Soundcloud!

We’re super pleased to hop onto the Soundcloud bandwagon. Social media experiments continue as we learn and discover new ways of what it means for online presence!

Parce Domine (Spare, O Lord)

desparate-prayer

Lent.

A season of reflection, repatriation for our sins, reconciliation, penance, self-denial.
Scripture abounds with plenty of stories and anecdotes of the people’s wrestle with God in their tussle with sin. In the Book of Joel, chapter 2, we are told the story of how locusts swarm the land and cloud the sky dark from their shadow. In almost a plague-like calamity, the people turn to God and beg for mercy. Under such supernatural catastrophe, the call to the supernatural Divine is their apt response.  Read More…

%d bloggers like this: