Empowering and connecting ensemble musicians
Online resources for ensemble musicians
We believe that ensemble music can open the hearts of the faithful so God can better reach and shape them. Our organization seeks to open the hearts of those who open the hearts of others.
Our CLEF Life online resources include both educational and inspirational content in the areas of music, liturgy, scripture, ministry, and spirituality.
Music ministry can be a demanding role, both for those who are employed as music ministers and those who are volunteers. At times, those demands
Capos aren’t just for changing a song to a guitar-friendly key. They can also be a creative tool to use for finger-style arrangements or a
July 14-19, 2024
CLEF Summer Program
The CLEF Summer Program is a week-long experience in Milford, Ohio, designed specifically for ensemble musicians. The week includes instrumental and vocal sessions, prayer, reflection, and community.
About our organization
Catholic Liturgical Ensemble Formation (CLEF) is an all-volunteer organization that provides training, education, and an active support network to empower ensemble musicians to facilitate full, conscious, and active participation in the liturgy.
CLEF wouldn’t be possible without the generous support of our donors, volunteers, and online community. We invite you to join us in helping open the hearts of the faithful by supporting ensemble music in liturgy.