Sacred Music 101

October 3, 2011

Sacred Music 101: A Crash Course on the Church’s Treasury of Music for the Liturgy

Tuesday, Oct. 11th

8:00 p.m.

St. Augustine Church at UM (1400 Miller Rd., Coral Gables)

Dr. Jennifer Donelson, Assistant Professor of Music at Nova Southeastern University

What is Gregorian chant?

How does hearing Gregorian chant at Mass affect my spiritual life?

Why do Church documents refer to chant as “specially suited to the Roman liturgy?”  What does that mean?

What else does the Church teach about music at Mass?

Open to young adults from post-undergrad to 40, this topic is presented as part of the weekly YAG meetings at St. Augustine’s.  The presentation is free and open to all young adults.