Archive for the ‘Sacred Music’ Category

Fr. John Zuhlsdorf to offer Solemn High Mass at St. Paul’s in Cambridge, MA, April 25

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

Una Voce NH:  Fr. John Zuhlsdorf will be offering a Solemn High Mass on Thursday, April 25, 2013 at St. Paul’s in Harvard Square (corner Bow & Arrow Sts., Cambridge, MA). Confessions and the Holy Rosary begin at 4:45pm. Mass for the Feast of St. Mark will start at 5:15pm.

This will be the first Solemn High Mass in the Extraordinary Form in Boston since the beginning of the post-Vatican II era.

Seminarians from St. John’s in Boston will be assisting at Mass: John Cassani as Deacon and Pat Fiorillo as Subdeacon.

The Boston Archdiocesan Choir school, the only Catholic boys choir school in the country, will be singing their first Extraordinary Form Mass, complete with sacred polyphony.

Deacon Cassani and Mr. Fiorillo are seminarians of the Archdiocese of Boston.  Fr. Zuhlsdorf is a priest of the suburbicarian diocese of Velletri-Segni in Rome.

Following Mass at 7:15pm, Fr. Z, who writes wdtprs.com, one of the most popular Catholic blogs on the web, will deliver a lecture in DiGiovanni Hall.

Latin-English Missals will be provided.

This event is co-sponsored by Una Voce Boston College, the Harvard Latin Mass Society, and Juventutem Boston.

Thanks to Una Voce New Hampshire for this report.

New Pipe Organ Project Underway at St. John Cantius

Friday, October 21st, 2011

Watch this brief video to learn about a pipe organ restoration project taking place at St. John Cantius Parish in Chicago. You’ll learn about the various parts of an organ and get to hear Fr. Frank Phillips, the parish’s pastor, play this magnificent instrument. Watch now >

Our Lady of Clear Creek Monastery: Gregorian Chant Weekend November 2011

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Gregorian Chant Weekend 2011
November 11, 12 & 13

Gregorian initiation, starting right from the beginning.
Learn to sing also:
Compline
Mass Chants
Propers
Ordinary: Kyriale 10, 11
Accomodation available:
Women, at the Log cabin; Men, at the guest house of the new monastery and in the oratory building of the old monastery.
The weekend begins after 6 pm Vespers on Friday, November 11, at the monastery.
It will conclude with a picnic after Sunday Mass.

Gregorian Chant Weekend, registration form and details

Una Voce Los Angeles Sponsors Gregorian Chant Workshop, Oct. 8th

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Gregorian Chant Workshop
Sponsored by Una Voce Los Angeles
Saturday October 8, 2011 8:30 am – 5 pm
St. Victor’s Catholic Church
8634 Holloway Drive
West Hollywood, California 90069
(310) 652-6477

Details:  http://www.unavocela.org/chant.pdf

Participants will learn the basics of chant under the direction of Kathy Reinheimer, the Director of the Regina Pacis Cantorum choir and Sursum Corda schola, which sing throughout the Diocese of Reno and the Sierra foothills of California. Ms. Reinheimer is an experienced chanter, having studied under the world’s leading experts in Gregorian chant. She is also a gifted teacher. She will be your guide through the basic chant repertoire of the Church.

Gregorian Chant Workshop in Atlanta

Saturday, April 2nd, 2011

GREGORIAN CHANT WORKSHOP ATLANTA DIOCESE

Gregorian Chant Workshop Saturday, 14 May 9 am to 4 pm

The parish of St Francis de Sales in Mableton is hosting an all day course on Gregorian Chant for beginners.

Program Highlights
—¨ Holy Mass at 9am (Extraordinary Form)
— ¨ Session I: Commons of the Mass (Mass XI): Kyrie, Sanctus, Agnus Dei
—¨ Session II: Propers of the Mass (3rd Sunday af-ter Easter)
—¨ Session III: Mass XI: Gloria, Credo
—¨ Session IV: Propers, continued

Workshop Leader The Rev. Fr. Brian T. Austin, FSSP, is a priest of the Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter. Fr. Austin has been singing and conducting the sacred chant for over ten years, and was a presenter at the 2011 Chant Conference at Ave Maria University in April. The church is located at : 587 Landers Drive Mableton Ga 30126 For info contact the parish at 770 948-6888