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Father Cyprian Constantine, O.S.B., 74, a monk of Saint Vincent Archabbey for 48 years, passed away on 12 November 2023. Renowned as an organist and academic, he served as an assistant professor and chaired the Music and Fine Arts departments at Saint Vincent College, and held various roles at Saint Vincent Seminary, including academic dean and director of liturgical formation. He performed extensively as a recitalist and was involved in numerous musical organizations. Father Cyprian earned degrees in music from the University of Colorado and Northwestern University and held significant liturgical and musical positions within the Archdiocese of Denver. He is remembered for his contributions to liturgical music and education.