Chant Practicum in Sarasota

July 13, 2010

Led by Dr. Ed Schaefer 

July 22-24, 2010  

Christ the King parish, Sarasota, FL 

Two full days designed to prepare specific chants for the fall Masses.  The practicum will approach the chant in a holistic fashion, exploring the following topics: 

– The theology of the chants 

– The structure 

   o Formal


   o Modal  

– The Rhythm 

– The ancient notation 

   –what semiological signs tell us about interpretation   

– Singing the chant 

   o Selected Proper chants  

   o Psalm tones


   o Selected Ordinary chants 

– Conducting the chant 

The practicum is free, but you are asked to R.S.V.P. 

For more information, please download the brochure by clicking here