“Music has an immense part to play in this perception of the divine reality and the heavenward leanings of the soul.” —Fr Robbie Low
Christendom College offers scholarships and free organ lessons for students starting in the Fall of 2024.
Guest article by Father Stephen Concordia, OSB.
Guest submission (1 September 2023) by Alasdair Codona of Glasgow, Scotland.
“Perhaps surprisingly, not one word of three syllables in the ancient Easter sequence ‘Laudes Salvatori voce’ is sung to the rhythm of a dactyl.” —Alasdair Codona
In the early XIXth century the Duke of Wellington, speaking of infantry battles, is said to have exclaimed, “All soldiers run away. The good ones come back.”
“This has been extremely successful in my parish, and I plan to continue until I’ve set the entire church year.” —Joshua D. Carey
A package of measures to keep choral singing safe.
In a time of contagion and social unrest, we need plainchant more than ever, even when we stay home.
Covid-19 has forced many parishes to remove all hymnals from their pews: A perfect opportunity for change!
“I was expecting a lot, and it was more than I expected,” Sutherland said.
“How I love the multiple settings of each text, which can be interchanged as required by seasonal and festal usage.” —Maestro Behnke
Under such circumstances, what should the believer do?
Christendom College will offer up to $5,000 for students starting in the Fall of 2019.
Immersion in what defines our very purpose as members of the choir.