David Hurd, Professor of Church Music, performed an organ recital on November 13, 2011, as part of the concert series, at St. James’ Episcopal Church, Greenville, MS. The program included a variety of organ compositions as well as the audience singing two of his hymn settings from The Hymnal 1982. On November 20, 2011, Prof. Hurd was featured at St. Cecilia Cathedral (RC), Omaha, NE, in a program entitled An Afternoon with David Hurd. The program included hymn singing, choral and organ music, and the presentation of his Mass in Honor of Saint Cecilia, a setting of the Roman Missal, Third Edition which the Archdiocese of Omaha commissioned earlier this year. The setting has been published by Liturgical Press.