2-Day Workshop: Ordinaries & the Propers

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The Liturgical Music Committee (LMC) is organizing a 2-day Choir Workshop and we wish to extend the invitation to all choir members in your Parish.  We would appreciate if you’re able to forward this email to all Choir Directors.

Title: Discovering New Mass Settings and Antiphons

Synopsis: Come and discover new English settings of the Mass for congregational use, as well as antiphonal singing for Entrance and Communion. This workshop will take place over two Saturday morning sessions and will mainly be practical, with some explanation of the importance and use of chant at Mass at the beginning of each. The practical components include learning the new Mass settings and antiphons, including some antiphons in harmony, learning how to interpret chant, and rehearsal techniques for singing in chant and harmony.
Session 1: The Ordinaries – Something Extraordinary

Date: 30 July 2016
Time: 9am – 12 pm
Venue:  The Church of the Holy Spirit, Room #03-07

Practical: This session will cover new English settings of the Kyrie, Gloria, Sanctus, and Agnus Dei in chant style, appropriate for congregational use, and also how to read and interpret chant

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Session 2: The Propers in their Proper Place

Date: 06 August 2016
Time:  9am – 12 pm
Venue: The Church of the Holy Spirit, Room #03-07

Practical: This session will cover antiphonal singing during the Entrance and Communion, some settings in harmony, and also rehearsal techniques for chant and harmony

Please REGISTER if you wish to attend. REGISTRATIONis necessary as there are limited seats available.

Cost per person: $20 for both sessions. Church Choristers are encouraged to sign up for both sessions.

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