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

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

2019 Winter Meeting

Saturday, January 26, 2019
St. Rose of Lima Church, Hill City

Program Topics

2018 Silent Auction Results

Our second annual Silent Auction was a big success with 46 auction items and a $1382 profit.

2018 Awards and Recognitions

St. Cecilia Award for Clergy - Fr. Adam Hofer
St. Cecilia Award for Laity - Lorraine Ptacek
Peggy Langenfeld Award - Tammy Schnittgrund
Emerging Music Minister - James Washabaugh
Emerging Youth Music Minister - Elizabeth Nesland
50 Years of Service - Charlie Aberle, Cheryl Lawrence
40 Years of Service - Denise Lubken

Cantor Certification

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

Winter, 2019 Newsletter

Dr. Tom Porter Presentation Outlines

New Pictures from St. Cecilia Fall Meeting and Awards Luncheon (October 6, 2018), A Celebration of Hymns (May 6, 2018), March 3, 2018 Meeting, Winter NPM Event (January 27, 2018)