NPM Metuchen Chapter

The National Association of Pastoral Musicians (NPM) fosters the art of musical liturgy. The members of NPM serve the Catholic Church in the United States as musicians, clergy, liturgists, and other leaders of prayer.

The Metuchen Chapter of NPM hosts numerous events throughout the year, helping local church musicians to grow in faith and skills. The Chapter was named “Chapter of the Year” in 2016.

Upcoming Events:

All musicians are invited to attend a 
Summer Seminar for Skills 
Saturday, July 28, 2018  •  9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish 
105 Summer Road, Three Bridges, NJ 08887
Hosted by the Diocese of Metuchen’s Office of Worship and the Metuchen Chapter of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians (NPM)
Singing Made Simple - Vocal Basics
Presenter: Daria Dragan, Professionally Trained Singer and Cantor
Instrumental Initiative - Skills for Ensemble Musicians
Presenter: Andy Wallace, Director of Liturgy and Music at St. John Neumann Parish, Sunbury, OH
Learning Liturgy - The Mass through the Church Year
Presenter: Very Rev. Peter Cebulka, CO, Parochial Vicar at Holy Trinity Parish, Bridgewater, and St. Ann Parish, Raritan
Advance registration is requested.
Cost: $35/person for advance registration
           $40/person for onsite registration
Register online:
For more information, please contact the Office of Worship at (732) 765-6438 or
Save the Date! This seminar is the first in a three-year series that will be held the last Saturday in July of 2018, 2019 and 2020.

Singing in Solidarity with the Poor
Sunday, November 18  •  5 p.m.

Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi
548 Main Street, Metuchen, NJ 08840
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After sung prayer, pastoral musicians celebrating significant anniversaries of music ministry
will be recognized for their service.

Registration for service recognition is requested by November 9.

Click here to register to sing in the choir 
 - OR -
to be recognized for your service to music ministry

*NOTE: Only those celebrating a five-year interval music ministry anniversary will be recognized, 
but we do thank ALL of our many pastoral musicians, whom dedicate themselves to providing beautiful liturgical music!

A monetary offering will be accepted to assist with the personal needs of the poor,
as administered by the St. Francis Cathedral Social Concerns

For more information, please contact the Office of Worship at (732) 765-6438 or