National Association of Pastoral Musicians Rapid City, SD (NPMRC)

Welcome to the Rapid City, SD chapter of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians.

NPM meeting:  St. Isaac Jogues in Rapid City
When: Saturday, January 27, 2018

9:30-10:00       Registration and Hospitality
10:00-10:20     Welcome and Morning Prayer
10:20-11:20     “Successful Approaches to Music Ministry in a Bilingual and Mulitcultural Environment” by Maria Munoz and Toni Wilkins
11:20- 12:15    “Demonstrating the New National NPM Website in Real Time” by Jackie Schnittgrund
12:15-12:45     Lunch
12:45-1:15       Business meeting (to include selection of 4-5 bilingual songs NPM is encouraging every parish in the diocese to know).
1:15-1:35         “Sage on Stage” with Barry Furze
1:35-2:35         “Compiling, Formatting, and Publishing Worship Aids with Copyright Permission” by Amber Larsen
2:35-2:45         Closing Prayer

National Pastoral Musicians Recognize Music Ministers (West River Catholic Article Fall, 2017)

Cantor Certification

ALL NPM Cantor Certificate applicants must begin with the Basic Cantor Certificate (BCC). For ALL Cantor certificate questions – please email

Winter, 2018 Newsletter

New Pictures from Fall NPM Event (October 7, 2017), Spring NPM Event (April 1, 2017)