Festivalensemble Stuttgart slovak german

Posted in Events February 28, 2007 at 1:34 AM

There is a great opportunity for young Singers (18 — 30) and musicians (18 — 28) to participate on international Project with the renowned conductor Helmuth Rilling. Travel, accommodation, meals and course fee costs will be paid
for by the organiser. Closing date for applications is March 5, 2007!

Info flyer (pdf):

festivalensemble.org

Upcoming Concerts slovak german

Posted in Concerts February 25, 2007 at 8:58 PM

This is first post from serie trough which we would like to inform you about current concerts of Chant Scholas and similar ensembles of the whole world. We would appreciate if you inform us about this kind of concerts using our Contact Form.

March 2th 2007
  • 8:00 PM — Freiburg im Breisgau (Germany)

    Frauenschola Exsulta Sion — Christoph Hönerlage — Source

March 4th 2007

UPDATED 2007-02-27

Alberto Turco in Košice slovak german

Posted in Classes, Gregorian Chant February 22, 2007 at 7:39 PM

Internationally acknowledged Italian specialist on Gregorian chant Alberto Turco is going to visit Košice, Slovakia. He will lead here Workshop called

Music between Heaven and Earth — Gregorian chant

Alberto Turco

Workshop organizes Liturgical Institute of Ján Jalovecký (Theologic Faculty of Catholic University). It will be held from 17th — 19th march 2007 on Hlavná 89 Street in Košice.

The Goal of the Workshop is to illustrate Gregorian chant theoretically and practically. Participants would have the possibility to chant under the direction of Alberto Turco. There will be no participation fee.

Initiator and main Organizer of the Workshop is ThDr. Ján Veľbacký. We will bring more specific information about the Workshop soon.

Convivium 2007 slovak german

Posted in Church Music, Classes, Events February 20, 2007 at 11:43 PM

Želiv

Czech Sacred Music Society organizes already 4th year of International Summer School of Sacred Music — Convivium. It will be held from 18th to 26th august 2007 in Premonstratensian Abbey Želiv (Czech Republic).

Workshop and Lectors:

  • Gregorian classJiří Hodina (Czech Republic)
  • Organ class — Vincent Rigot (France)
  • Solo singing — Nicki Kennedy (Great Britain)
  • Orthodox sacred music — Grzegorz Cebulski (Poland)
  • Protestant Double Choir worksManfred Cordes (Germany)
  • Figural Vespers of 18th century and Choirmaster class — Marek Valášek (Czech Republic)
  • Gamba class — Peter Wagner (Czech Republic)

I have visited Convivium in 2004 and 2005 — I do recomend it.

More info (in czech) on Convivium 2007.

Officium Majoris Hebdomadae slovak german

Posted in Gregorian Chant, Literature, Scores, Web Resources February 17, 2007 at 9:09 AM

Officium Majoris Hebdomadae

Chant book which we mentioned in the last post, is already available online on the webpage of CMAA.

It contains chants for celebrations of Holy Week starting with Palm Sunday (including earlier supplied Passion Narratives)through Easter Triduum and Easter Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. From the whole interresting content we pick out:

  • Lamentations of Jeremiah with simple tones,
  • famous Hymns like Vexilla regis, Pange lingua, Crux fidelis
  • Celebration of Mass of the Chrism (Missa Chrismatis)
  • Exsultet

In appendix there are chants for feasts of few saints, common tunes for psalmody, lectures, prayers and others. PDF file has 553 pages and it takes about 18.5 MB on your harddisk.
The whole name of the book:

OFFICIUM
MAJORIS HEBDOMADÆ
et Octavæ Paschæ
cum canto

juxta ordinem
Breviarii, Missalis et Pontificalis Romani
editio compendiosa i juxta typicam
RATISBONAE
sumptibus et typis Friderici Pustet
S. Sedis Apost. et S. Rituum Congregationis typographi
1923

Passio Domini Nostri slovak german

Posted in Gregorian Chant, Scores, Web Resources February 6, 2007 at 12:55 AM

There are great new chant resources on the web of church music association of america:

Passio Domini nostri Jesu Christi secundum

Size of each PDF file is cca 1.8 MB. Chants are scanned from:

Officium Majoris Hebdomadae et Octavae Paschae cum canto
juxta ordinem Breviarii, Missalis et Pontificalis Romani
editio compendiosa i juxta typicam RATISBONAE
sumptibus et typis Friderici Pustet
S. Sedis Apost. et S. Rituum Congregationis typographi 1923

Updated 2007-02-10