Music for Liturgy
Music planning suggestions, psalm suggestions, information about copyright responsibilities and waiata.
Music Planning Suggestions
Help with Psalms
These Psalms option provide a melody line, guitar chords and sound file, for easy learning
There are large number and variety of excellent psalm settings available. These are recommended.
- Seeking Stillness Gen Bryant https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLvCsLTv1IxQdsU1NIcTbFNR10T3fdOnAw
- The lyrics Psalter by Toby Alonso and Marty Haugen publishes by GIA
- Lectionary Psalms Grail / Gelineau published by GIA
- Respond and Acclaim published by OCP
- Music for Liturgy Psalms http://www.musicforliturgy.org/psalmsyeara.html
- Psalms for Sundays of the Year, Jenny O'Brien, published by Jennifer O'Brien
- Psalms for All Time by Paul Mason
- Singable Psalms and Acclamations https://www.musicformass.co.uk/ausnz/index.html
- Marist Music Br Michael Herry http://www.maristmusic.org.au
- music for Mass https://www.musicformass.co.uk/ausnz/index.html
The use of music that is written by brings with it the moral responsibility to follow copyright law.
This document Copyright Explanation: from the Auckland Liturgy Centre provides an explanation of copyright obligations. Most parishes in the Catholic Diocese of Auckland have joined the regional church music copyright licence with the provider OneLicense.net. This licence gives parishes reprint permission of lyrics for congregational music.
If you need any assistance please contact [email protected]
Waiata for Liturgy
Download the Words and chords. A number of the waiata suggestions are accompanied by video link so that you can hear pronunciation and melody