CATHEDRAL SQUARE: CHRIST CATHEDRAL PARISH MUSIC
Welcome to another episode of Cathedral Square featuring host, Fr. Christopher Smith.
On today’s episode, Fr. Christopher welcomes the virtual “power team” of all things music at Christ Cathedral. His guests include David Ball (Organist and Head of Music) and Lauren McCall (Music Administrator). They discuss everything from the joys of the recently celebrated Easter Masses to the challenges of maintaining the music ministry during a time of pandemic. You will also be treated to a sneak preview of some exciting upcoming events related to the newly renovated Hazel Wright Organ! Be sure to share with a friend!
Originally broadcast on 4/30/22
Podcast (cathedral_square): Play in new window | Download
SOUNDS FROM THE SANCTUARY: ALL ABOARD, NPM! (NATIONAL PASTORAL MUSICIANS)
Episode No. 24: All Aboard, NPM!
The organization for Catholic liturgical musicians, National Pastoral Musicians aka NPM, is coming to Southern California with new chapters up and down the coast – including right here in Orange County. Hear from local parish and Cathedral musicians about what NPM means to them; and, what resources are out there for any of our listeners interested in Sacred music. Our host David Ball, Christ Cathedral Organist and Head of Music Ministry, leads exciting conversation about NPM with Lauren McCaul, Christ Cathedral Music Administrator and NPM Region 11 Representative; Mr. Joe Bazyouros, Director of Music at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles and Forum Chairperson for NPM Membership; and Anna Betancourt, Director of Music at St. Angela Merici in Brea, OC, formerly Director of Hispanic Music at the LA Cathedral and National NPM Board member.
Learn more at: NPM.org
Originally broadcast on 1/29/22
Podcast (sounds_from_the_sanctuary): Play in new window | Download
OC CATHOLIC RADIO: GUEST IS LAUREN McCAUL – MUSIC ADMINISTRATOR AT CHRIST CATHEDRAL
Host Rick Howick is thrilled to welcome Lauren McCaul to our studio for today’s program.
If you have ever attended mass at Christ Cathedral or watched a livestream, you have surely seen Lauren and heard her beautiful voice leading us in song.
Today she shares about her position at the cathedral; and, how the music ministry has been impacted by COVID-19.
You are sure to be inspired by her stories, her words, and her powerful testimony of faith!
Originally broadcast on 6/20/20
Podcast: Play in new window | Download