Welcome to the Academy's very first (online) International Gregorian Chant Conference, September 25 - October 2, 2022!
This event will be hosted on the Academy's YouTube channel (accessed by private link only) and will consist of 8 distinguished speakers, experts in the fields of Chant, Liturgy, and Theology/Philosophy. Each day, at 3:00pm PST, we will present a 45-minute pre-recorded lecture on a specific aspect of Gregorian Chant, followed by a LIVE 45-minute session of Q&A. Videos will remain available for viewing after the event if you are not able to attend live. Registration = $50
15% of all profits will be donated to the traditional Benedictine Monks of Norcia.
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Speakers and Lectures:
Sunday, 09/25: Dr Peter Kwasniewski, PhD:
The Liturgical and Spiritual Primacy of Gregorian Chant in Sacred Music
Monday, 09/26: Dr Edward Schaefer, DMA:
The Nature of Rhythm: Mocquereau and Beyond
Tuesday, 09/27: Fr Mark Bachmann, OSB:
Beauty and Benefits of the Solesmes Method
Wednesday, 09/28: Mr Nicholas Lemme:
Considerations on Preparing a Chant for Mass & Improving Your Schola
Thursday, 09/29: Dr William Mahrt, PhD:
The Liturgical Function of the Alleluia and Its Melisma
Friday, 09/30: Mgr Alberto Turco, PhD:
Recitatives and Psalmody: the Basis for Modality and Gregorian Aesthetics
Saturday, 10/01: Fr Chad Ripperger, PhD:
Gregorian Chant and the Spiritual Life
Sunday, 10/02: Bp Athanasius Schneider:
The Importance of Gregorian Chant in the Renewal of the Sacred Liturgy