austraLasia

?

Shortcut

PrevPrev Article

NextNext Article

Larger Font Smaller Font Up Down Go comment Print Attachment
World
2022.01.07 17:28

5757(V)_A Feast of Music

Views 1671 Comment 1

20220107_WOR.jpg

Music for January's feasts and beyond

       World, 6 January 2022 -- January is the busiest month of them all for Salesian celebrations of our Saints and Blesseds, beginning with Blessed Titus Zeman on 8 January, followed then by Blessed Aloysius Variara on the 15th, Blessed Laura Vicuña on the 22nd, St Francis de Sales on the 24th, of special note on this 400th anniversary of his death; the 30th happens to be a Sunday but let's not forget Blessed Bronislaw Markiewicz on that day, and finally, on the 31st, St John Bosco!

       Readers may not be aware of the availability of music for the Proper Offices for each of these. The following link, http://sdl.sdb.org/greenstone3/library/collection/ufficio/page/about, will take you directly to the collection in the Salesian Digital Library (SDL) for all the Salesian Proper Offices, and from there you have a choice of selecting the 'Titles' tab which will offer them all in alphabetical order. So, for example, if you were looking for Hymns, Mantras (shorter than hymns and more repetitive, perhaps useful for morning or evening prayer) or Short Responsories for St Francis de Sales, you would scroll down to 'de Sales' (the lower case 'd' means it is further down), click on that then choose 'Music' and make your selection of hymns, mantras or responsories from there.

       Alternatively you could select 'Languages' and then 'English' followed by 'Music' from the above link, and all musical items will be listed there according to the names of the saints or blesseds again in alphabetical order.

       The melodies, and occasionally harmonies, are all the work of 'a salesian' as he prefers to call himself, preferring to remain that way and not detract in any way from giving glory to God through his musical ability, so we are happy to accept his request in this regard. His hope is that it will encourage others, be it in English or any other language, who have written 'Salesian' music, to share their efforts, in which case these could be sent to austraLasia/BoscoLink and they will be forwarded for inclusion.

       While 'January' has been fully populated in this collection, and despite the fact that all the other music has been written, it takes time to upload them all, so keep an eye on February and March and so forth as those months get closer, and you will find them fully populated with items


 
 

 

 

 

 

Attach

Drag and drop your files here, or Click attach files button.

Maximum File Size : 0MB (Allowed extentsions : *.*)

0 file(s) attached ( / )
  • C.M.Paul 2022.01.07 19:07

    In deed a most amazing gift for Salesians in 2022! May God be praised - and the "Salesian" who contributed be blessed!


  1. 5758_Dossier by the Salesian Postulation 2021

    World, 8 January 2022 -- Every January is called a 'Salesian Month' due to the large number of Salesian Family Saints from 8 January to the end of the month: January 8: Blessed Martyr Titus Zeman (Martyr of Vocations) January 15: Bl...
    Date2022.01.08 CategoryWorld Reply0 Views2088 file
    Read More
  2. 5757(V)_A Feast of Music

    Music for January's feasts and beyond World, 6 January 2022 -- January is the busiest month of them all for Salesian celebrations of our Saints and Blesseds, beginning with Blessed Titus Zeman on 8 January, followed then by Blessed Aloy...
    Date2022.01.07 CategoryWorld Reply1 Views1671 file
    Read More
  3. 5757(IV)_“If you want something done, ask a busy person”

    Fr. Tsuchiya, SDB (1934-2021) RIP By Fr. Michael Lap, SBD Tokyo, Japan 6 January 2022 -- Father Tarcisio Tsuchiya Shigeaki ,sdb entered Don Bosco's garden on 29 December 2021 at the age 87 and 68 years of Salesian life in Osaka - Japan....
    Date2022.01.07 CategoryGIA Reply0 Views13066 file
    Read More
  4. 5757(III)_Oratory Fun Day, Suva

    By Afia Enosa DB Youth Centre, Suva, Fiji, 5 January 2022 -- The events of the day began with a prayer led by Dc. Atonio Lealea. Then, Bros. Peter Anh Vuh, Peter Minh Duc and Afi’a Enosa and a group of young leaders took the young thr...
    Date2022.01.07 CategoryPac. Reply0 Views4678 file
    Read More
  5. 5757(II)_Korea province shares the memory of Fr John Lee (+2010)

    South Korea, 5 January 2022 -- 12 years after the premature death of the Korean Salesian missionary in South Sudan, the life story of Fr John Lee continues to inspire many in South Korea and beyond. Due to the pandemic, the 10th death anniv...
    Date2022.01.07 CategoryKOR Reply0 Views902 file
    Read More
  6. 5757(I)_Don Bosco My Thuan Community: Sports and Arts Festival

    By Augustine DoPhuc SDB My Thuan, Vinh Long, Vietnam, 5 January 2022 -- On the morning of January 1, 2021, My Thuan Community (Vinh Long – Viet Nam) held a Sports and Arts Day to welcome the new year with the theme "Spring of Love" fo...
    Date2022.01.07 CategoryVIE Reply0 Views535 file
    Read More
  7. 5756(III)_A Moving Tale From Amid the Turmoil of Typhoon Odette

    By Jan Odivilas Cebu, 30 December 2021 -- Three days before typhoon Odette struck, the home of this poor tiny girl burned down with 50 other houses. Her parents were in fact trying to build a make-shift shelter from parish donations when th...
    Date2022.01.04 CategoryFIS Reply0 Views1019 file
    Read More
  8. 5756(II)_Mongolian Past Pupil falls in love with Calligraphy and Don Bosco

    By Br. Andrew Tran Le Phuong, SDB Ulanbaatar - Mongolia, 4 January 2022 -- Ms Mungunbolor graduated from Don Bosco Technical Institute in Ulanbaatar and since 2011 has been working in the school Administration. After graduation, she worked ...
    Date2022.01.04 CategoryMong. Reply0 Views1018 file
    Read More
  9. 5756(I)_Celebrating the Holy Family of Nazareth

    By Br. Attisso Joel Rapolo, Rabaul, East New Britain, PNG, 4 January 2021 -- The Sunday of the Holy Family of Nazareth: Jesus Mary and Joseph, was celebrated by parishioners of the Mary Help of Christians in Rapolo on 26 December 2021. Pres...
    Date2022.01.04 CategoryPGS Reply0 Views689 file
    Read More
  10. 5755_Entrustment of St Michael's Myo Thit Kyi Parish to Salesians

    By A. Maung Maung, SDB Myitkyina, Kachin State, Myanmar, January 3 2022 -- On January 1 2022, as we welcomed the new year 2022 and celebrated the solemnity of the Holy Mother of God, a new parish of St Michael's Myo Thit Kyi, in Myikyin...
    Date2022.01.03 CategoryMYM Reply0 Views945 file
    Read More
List
Board Pagination Prev 1 ... 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 ... 545 Next
/ 545