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Sacred Music Workshop 2018

April 20, 2018 - April 22, 2018

For the second year, a Sacred Music Workshop with Canon Wulfran Lebocq and Mr. Nicholas Botkins, will be offered in 2018 at St. Francis de Sales Oratory. The workshop will span a whole weekend, beginning on Friday, April 20, 2018, and end with a Solemn Mass on Sunday, April 22.

Cost: $95 general, $145 advanced

/* Note – all information which follows, was published in early December, 2017 and is subject to change.  Although indicative of the workshop offering, interested persons should contact the workshop organizers for up-to-date information.  */

More to come: Registration information and material will be available soon, as will information on advance hotel booking

The program for the workshop will consist of the following:

Friday, April 20th
8:00 am Low Mass
9:00 am Breakfast/Registration for Choirmasters/Advanced Students
9:45 am Chant: “Chironomy: The Art of Directing Chant with Precision and Flexibility”
11:00 am Break
11:15 am Chant: “The Spirit of Gregorian Modes: Expressions of the Prayer of the Church”
12:30 pm Angelus and Lunch
1:30 pm Chant: “Necessity and Importance of Transposition”
2:45 pm Break
3:00 pm Chant Practicum
4:15 pm Registration for General Participants
4:45 pm Polyphony Rehearsal
5:30 pm Benediction and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
6:30 pm Dinner
7:45 pm Polyphony Rehearsal
9:00 pm Compline

Saturday, April 21st
8:00 am Low Mass
9:45 am Chant/Polyphony Sectionals
Men: Polyphony
Ladies: Chant
11:00 am Chant/Polyphony Sectionals
Ladies: Polyphony
Men: Chant

12:30 pm Angelus and Lunch
1:30 pm Chant: “Rhythmic Gesture at the Service of the Voice”
3:30 pm Break
4:00 pm Polyphony Rehearsal
6:00 pm Break
6:15 pm Dinner
7:15 pm Chant Practicum
8:30 pm Organ Recital
9:00 pm Compline

Sunday, April 22nd
8:45 am Warm-up/final rehearsal for Mass
10:00 am High Mass

Details

Start:
April 20, 2018
End:
April 22, 2018
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.institute-christ-king.org/stlouis

Organizer

Nicholas Botkins
Email:
nbotkins@institute-christ-king.org

Other

AGO Chapter Member
Yes
Opus
Yes

Venue

Saint Francis de Sales Oratory
2653 Ohio Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63104 United States
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Phone:
314.771.3100
Website:
http://www.institute-christ-king.org/stlouis