The album Rifles & Rosary Beads is Louisiana folk singer Mary Gauthier’s latest album. The singer-songwriter has had a complex life, marked by suffering and pain after her parents abandoned her as a child. A life of many excesses followed, before she found her salvation and identity through music.
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The renowned Catholic composer, Sir James Macmillan, has composed a set of Motets for a private Catholic chapel at a grand English country house. A few days ago, I was fortunate to be among those present when he conducted the Motets as they were performed in public for the first time, at St Edmund’s College, Cambridge, to an appreciative audience of mainly academics and students.
The Flame Anthem has been composed by Edwin Fawcett, vocalist, pianist, producer, composer, songwriter. Gospel-influenced, London-based, Catholic, wholehearted, growing. Flame Congress is to be held on the 24th of March, 2012, at Wembley Arena in London.