NPM - St. Louis Chapter & Duchesne Branch

Welcome to the National Association of Pastoral Musicians, St. Louis Chapter

2017/2018 Chapter Events

Monday, October 23, 2017

Gregorian Chant and Organ Music and Motets based on Chant

St. Francis de Sales Oratory, 2653 Ohio Ave, St. Louis, MO63118

Sponsored by AGO and NPM St. Louis / Duchesne Branch

Dinner at 6:30 p.m. - cost is $15; please RSVP to

Chant Presentation is at 7:30 p.m., and is free of charge - anyone is welcome to attend.

Please refer to the map, immediately below, for dinner and presentation entrances.

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Led by Nick Botkins and Nicholas Bideler

6:30 pm -- Dinner $15 - Reserve with Kathleen Bolduan by October 19, or 314-853-5011

7:30 pm – Program


Tuesday, November 14, 2017      St. Cecilia Sing

St. Louis Abbey/ St. Anselm Parish (in the Abbey Church)

530 South Mason Road, Creve Coeur, MO   63141

7:30 pm – Program


Wednesday, January 3, 2018      Epiphany Festival

All Saints Catholic Parish, St. Peters, MO

7:00 pm – Program

For more information contact Orin Johnson at 314-443-5511 or


Tuesday, February 6, 2018      Liturgy and Libations


Sunday, March 4, 2018     Taize Prayer

7:00 pm – Program     Location TBD


Tuesday, April 24, 2018    Children’s Choir Festival

St. Monica Catholic Church – Creve Coeur

5:00 pm Dinner | 6:00 pm -- Supper for Children’s choirs | 7:00 pm – Concert

For more information contact Beth Duello at 314-606-5798 or


Monday, June 4, 2018

NPM St. Louis Chapter / Duchesne Branch Closing Banquet

St. Cletus Parish – St. Charles, MO

6:00 pm Happy ½ Hour           6:30 pm – Dinner         7:30 pm – Program

The St. Louis Chapter and Duchesne Branch of National Association of Pastoral Musicians (NPM) is a membership organization primarily composed of musicians, musician-liturgists, clergy, and other leaders of prayer devoted to serving the life and mission of the Church through fostering the art of musical liturgy in Catholic worshiping communities in the Greater St. Louis Area.
— Chapter Mission Statement

Enjoy a sample of the music we made at our opening on September 18th.

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A Big Thank You to Rene Zajner and Cori Nations for the beautiful photography on our new website!