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Father Guilherme Schmid, SDB (1910-2000) and Music in Twentieth-Century Macau (2)

admin / December 22, 2020

Jen-yen ChenGraduate Institute of MusicologyNational Taiwan University As already indicated by the foregoing discussion, Father Guilherme Schmid’s twenty-six years in Macau included activity as a conductor and a composer. His initial appointment in Macau was as an instructor in St. Joseph’s Seminary, where he taught until 1960 and conducted the student choir, named the St. Cecilia Capella, as well as…

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Sr. Mary Juliana (Suzanne) Devoy, RGS

admin / December 15, 2020

Sister Mary Juliana (Suzanne) Devoy was born on February 7th 1937, ­ the second of seven siblings.  She had a desire to become a Sister in her later years of high school and, after graduation, entered the missionary novitiate of the Sisters of the Good Shepherd in Los Angeles, CA on 12 September 1954. She made her Final Vows on…

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