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“I grew up listening to Lessons & Carols from Cambridge and that was Advent-Christmas for me. Then I moved to Rome and discovered Rorate Masses, the Novena of the Immaculate Conception with the Tota Pulchra, the Christmas Novena, the O Antiphons, the Aspiciens, the Rorate Coeli, the Alma Redemptoris Mater: that's Advent for me now. I am glad to see seminarians all over the United States doing Lessons & Carols, but are they learning our ancient Roman traditions alongside a 20th-century Anglican one?”
— Rev. Christopher Smith

1930 Text Book of Solesmes Gregorian Chant
published 19 March 2013 by Corpus Christi Watershed

km0_GCT-tome_1930_Text_Book_of_Solesmes_Gregorian_Chant HE FOLLOWING BOOK has been made available for free download courtesy of the Jean de Lalande Library. If you appreciate these efforts, please consider making a donation by using the link at the top of the page.

      * *  1930 Textbook of Solesmes Gregorian Chant (Sunol)

A few years later, the CMAA provided a much higher quality scan for this book:

      * *  Gregorian Text Book (Dom Gregory Suñol)

• : : TEXT BOOK of GREGORIAN CHANT : : According to the Solesmes Method by Dom Gregory Suñol, O. S. B., Monk of Montserrat “Translated from the sixth French edition with an introduction by G. M. Durnford, Oblate of Solesmes. 1930 Imprimatur : : 1929 Preface : : Society of St John Evangelist : : DESCLÉE & Co : : Printers to the Holy See and Sacred Congr. of Rites : : Tournai (Belgium) : : Printed in Belgium • A very interesting and thorough treatment. His charts do not agree with those of Justine Ward. •