Project Profiles

Project Profiles and Other Project Information

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Our Lady Queen of Angels, Newport Beach

Our Lady Queen of Angels
Newport Beach, California

Project Scope:
Design and construction of a new $15M, 1200-seat Catholic church

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Architecural acoustics, music ministry design, HVAC noise and vibration control

Architect: AC Martin Partners, Inc.; Brad Carpenter, Project Manager

Liturgical Design Consultant: Robert Habiger, AIA, Dekker/Perich/Sabatini, Albuquerque, NM

Organ: Rodgers, 3-manual / 77-stop; Church Keyboard Center, Pasadena, CA


St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church, Lake Charles, Louisiana


St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church
Lake Charles, Louisiana

Project Scope:
Design and construction of a new 500-seat Catholic church

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Acoustics design, audio/video systems design, HVAC noise & vibration control design

Design Architect: John Clements, Jackson & Ryan Architects, Houston, TX

Associate Architect: Bridget Evans, AIA, Champeaux Evans Hotard, Lake Charles, LA

Mechanical/Electrical Engineers: Wylie Consulting Engineers, Houston, TX

Systems Contractor: Porché Advanced Systems, LLC, Lake Charles, LA


St. Joseph Cathedral, Sioux Falls, SD

Saint Joseph Cathedral
Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Project Scope:
Restoration of a Cathedral designed by Beaux-Arts architect Emmanuel Louis Masqueray

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Acoustics, audio system design, noise & vibration control for new HVAC systems

Restoration Architect: Duncan G. Stroik, Duncan G. Stroik, LLC., South Bend, IN

Project Architect: Jamie LaCourt for Duncan G. Stroik Architect, LLC

Project Manager: Robert J. Winkels Jr., AIA, The Winkels Group, Sioux Falls, SD

General Contractor: Sioux Falls Construction, Sioux Falls, SD

Decorative Painting & Restoration: Conrad Schmitt Studios, Inc., New Berlin, WI


Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Albany, NY


Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Albany, New York

Project Scope:
Major renovation of a Cathedral on the National Register of Historic Places

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Acoustics, music ministry design, audio system design

Sacred Space Planner: Richard S. Vosko, Ph.D., Hon. AIA, Clifton Park, New York

Architect: Mesick Cohen Wilson Baker Architects, Albany, New York

Sound Contractor: Diversified Concepts, Inc. Marcellus, New York

General Contractor: Zandri Construction Corp., Cohoes, New York


St. Barnabas on the Desert

Saint Barnabas on the Desert
Scottsdale, Arizona

Project Scope:
Sanctuary renovation including a unique pipe organ and artwork design collaboration

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Acoustics, music ministry design, audio system design, HVAC noise and vibration control

Liturgical Architect: Terry Bird Eason, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Architect: Hugh Knoell, AIA, Knoell and Quidort Architects. Phoenix, Arizona

Organ Builder: Casavant Frères, Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec   More about the Casavant organ . . .

Liturgical Artist (Glass Mosaic): Sarah Hall, Sarah Hall Studio, Toronto, Canada


Sacred Heart Cathedral

Sacred Heart Cathedral – Rochester, New York
Faith & Form Religious Architecture Award for Liturgical / Interior Design

Project Scope:
Major renovation including liturgical renewal, a significant new pipe organ, and new HVAC system

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Acoustics, music ministry design, audio system design, HVAC noise and vibration control

Sacred Space Planner: Richard S. Vosko, Ph.D., Hon. AIA, Clifton Park, New York

Architect: James F. Williamson, FAIA, Williamson Pounders Architects. Memphis, Tennessee

Organ Builder: Paul Fritts & Co., Tacoma, Washington     More about the Fritts organ . . .


Sts. Anne & Joachim Catholic Church

Saints Anne & Joachim Catholic Church
Fargo, North Dakota

Project Scope:
Design and construction of a new $8.5 million, 1200-seat worship space and support spaces

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Full acoustics design, music ministry design, audio system design, HVAC noise and vibration control, acoustics design in preparation for a combination pipe/electronic organ

Liturgical Design Consultant: Steven Schloeder, Ph.D., Liturgical Environs. Phoenix, Arizona

Architect: Larry Carcoana, AIA, Zerr Berg Architects. Fargo, North Dakota


St. John's Lafayette Square

Saint John’s Church, Lafayette Square
“The Church of the Presidents”
Washington, D.C.

Project Scope:
Renovation and restoration of a national, historic landmark church with acoustical improvements for a significant new pipe organ, done within stringent landmark-status building restrictions

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Acoustics, reverberation improvements, audio system design, HVAC noise and vibration control

Architect: Bowie Gridley Architects, Washington, D.C.

Project Management: E & G Group, McLean, Virginia

Organ Builder: Lively-Fulcher Organbuilder, Rocky Mount, Virginia


St. John the Divine. Houston

Saint John the Divine Episcopal Church
Houston, Texas

Project Scope:
Major renovation to improve acoustics for a significant new pipe organ in a renowned River Oaks worship space serving also as a home for professional music performance

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Acoustics, music ministry design, audio system design, HVAC noise and vibration control

Architect: Jackson & Ryan Architects. Houston, Texas

Liturgical Design Consultant: Terry Bird Eason Design, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Organ Builder: Orgues Letourneau Limitée, Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec


St. Clare. O'Fallon

Saint Clare of Assisi Catholic Church
O’Fallon, Illinois

Project Scope:
Design and construction of a new 1200-seat worship space, parish hall, and support spaces

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Acoustics, music ministry design, audio system design, HVAC noise and vibration control

Architect: Beringer Ciaccio Dennell Mabrey. Omaha, Nebraska

Liturgical Design Consultant: Kenneth J. Griesemer, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Organ Builder: Wicks Organ Company, Highland, Illinois


Trinity Episcopal Church
Trinity Episcopal Church
Toledo, Ohio

Project Scope:
Beginning with aspirations for a new pipe organ, this project evolved into a full renovation and restoration of a historic downtown church originally constructed in 1863.

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Acoustics design for a fine new pipe organ and music ministry, audio system design, HVAC noise and vibration control

Architect: Rogers Krajnak Architects, Inc. Columbus, Ohio

Organ Builder: Casavant Frères, Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec


Rosary Chapel


Holy Rosary Chapel
Adrian, Michigan

Project Scope:
Restoration, renovation and redesign of a historic convent chapel, including a fine new pipe organ and new air-conditioning system.

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Acoustics design for liturgy and a new pipe organ and music ministry, audio system design, HVAC noise and vibration control

Architect: DiClemente Siegel Design, Inc. Southfield, Michigan

Liturgical Design Consultant: Robert Rambusch, New York, New York
Liturgical Arts and Furnishings Design: Mario Locsin, Miami Beach, Florida

Organ Builder: Holtkamp Organ Company, Cleveland, Ohio


St. Bede Catholic Church

Saint Bede Catholic Church
Williamsburg, Virginia

Project Scope:
Design and construction of a new 1200-seat worship space and support spaces

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Acoustics, music ministry design, audio system design, HVAC noise and vibration control
Architect: Kerns Group Architects, Arlington, Virginia

Sacred Space Planner: Richard S. Vosko, Ph.D., Hon. AIA, Clifton Park, New York

Organ Builder: John-Paul Buzard, Champaign, Illinois


St. Michael Catholic Church

Saint Michael Catholic Church
Wheaton, Illinois

Project Scope:
Design and construction of a new 1100-seat worship space and support spaces

MuSonics Design and Consultation Responsibilities:
Acoustics, music ministry design, audio system design, HVAC noise and vibration control

Architect: Ruck-Pate Architects, Barrington, Illinois

Liturgical Design Consultant: Michael Desanctis, Erie, Pennsylvania

Organ Builder: Rodgers/Triune Music – S.B. Smith & Associates, Inc., Elmhurst, Illinois