Creative. Performing. Academic. Cultural.

Exploring sacred music in all its dimensions.

Our research and teaching program is interdisciplinary and ecumenical with a Catholic core—and our graduates are artists and humanists who work in churches, universities, and artistic organizations across the nation and worldwide.

Application and pre-screening material for the Sacred Music Program are due by December 1.  Auditions will take place on Monday, February 13, 2017.  Both the pre-screening material and the application must be submitted in order to be invited for a live audition.  If you are unable to make any of these deadlines please send an email to

Featured Videos


interview with Mark Doerries, ND Children's Choir


Craig Cramer, organ

Carmen-Helena Téllez, conducting

Stephen Lancaster, voice