Greetings!  In this section, Saintly Sounds, we will be following our attempts at replicating as accurately as modern limitations will allow the sounds and music of the La Florida missions.  This project will include both indigenous and european musical traditions, and will be guided by as much documentary evidence as we can find pertaining to music within the contact period and the missions.  We hope to eventually have a number of instruments reproduced and available for both display, performance, or maybe someday even creating an ensemble.  But for the present we will just be following our research into the topic, and the process of recreating the instruments and searching for as authentic of a sound as w

    Saintly Sounds

    Attempting to replicate the music of the La Florida missions as much as modern limitations will allow. 


    June 2011