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37th Annual Convention
July 14–18, 2014
St. Louis, Missouri
• Dr. Jerry Galipeau
• Dr. Ann Garrido
• Dr. Paul Westermeyer
• Dr. Honora Werner, OP
• Msgr. Ray East
• Young Organists
• St. Louis Archdiocesan Choir Hymn Festival
• Revival! With Grayson Warren Brown
• Organ and Brass
• Acoustic Guitar
• Contemporary Fest
. . . and more!
. . . and much more!
28th Annual Guitar and Ensemble Institute
July 21–25, 2014
This five-day intensive training program is intended
primarily for guitarists at all levels—beginner, intermediate,
advanced—and for instrumentalists who serve as part
of worship ensembles. It is also designed for directors of
ensembles, whether those are primarily guitar, contemporary
music, or folk groups, and for those who lead with a
combination of instruments and voice.
Download printable flyer and registration form
Music in Celebrating the Mass
A Webinar Series
||January 16, 2014
||May 1, 2014
Mass for Christmas, Easter,
||February 20, 2014
Purpose and Options
||May 29, 2014
Intercultural Celebrations of Mass
Ricky Manalo, CSP
||March 20, 2014
Dismissals, and More
Registration Form (PDF)
Support the work of pastoral musicians with an online donation.
Download the printable donation form to contribute to the NPM Annual Fund or become a Sustaining Donor.
Internships are available for students 18-23 years old at the 2014 NPM Annual Convention in St. Louis, Missouri (July 14–18). We are looking for three types of interns: technical interns, roving reporters, and youth room coordinators. Read more...
2014 Academic Scholarships
Information and applications. Read more...
2013 Saint Cecilia Sing!
Plan now for your 2013 Saint Cecilia Sing! Parishes, dioceses, and institutions are invited to participate in this celebration of sung worship. Details and registration information...
2013 Convention Recordings
Remind yourself of what was said and done, or learn and deepen skills. Workshop CD Order Form
2013 Pastoral Musician of the Year
Composer Bro. Howard Hughes, SM, was honored at the 2013 NPM Convention as Pastoral Musician of the Year. View interview with this year's honoree
Search for New President
The Board of Directors of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians (NPM) is seeking applications for the position of President, serving as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Association. More information...
View information about recipients of 2013 NPM academic scholarships. Congratulations to these talented young pastoral musicians!
How You Can Sponsor an NPM Local Cantor Intensive
Your diocese, chapter, parish, or school can collaborate with NPM to sponsor an affordable and high-quality day for cantor formation. Find out how.
CD Recordings of Missal Chants
You may order CD recordings of chants from the new Missal at a low cost – and with generous discounts for bulk orders. Place an online order here or download a printable order form to mail or fax.
Webinar Recordings Available
Recordings of NPM webinars are available for purchase. Recent topics includes the new Roman Missal, the Psalms in Christian worship, Sing to the Lord: Music in Divine Worship, why we sing, what we sing, musical ministries, choosing music, and inculturation.