Saturday 8 May 2010
1:00 – 4:00 in the afternoon
The Episcopal Church of the Redeemer
5700 Forbes Ave – Squirrel Hill

Anglican Chant is one of the great treasures of the church, but is a declining practice for psalm singing. This workshop seeks to preserve and promote the use of Anglican Chant in the parish by providing practical approaches this time-honoured method. Church musicians, choir members, clergy, and lay people of all ages and from all denominations may benefit from attending.

This workshop will cover:

♦  History
♦  Practice
♦  Methods of pointing
♦  Singing
♦  Accompanying
♦  How to approach with choirs and congregation
♦  Resources

There will be a tea break later in the afternoon.

Presenters include:
♦  Dr. Alan Lewis, Director of Music, Calvary Episcopal Church
♦  Peter Luley, Organist & Choirmaster, St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
♦  William Ogburn, Organist & Choirmaster, Church of the Redeemer

For information or to register, please contact William Ogburn at 412-508-1942.
Click here for a printable poster.

Donations will be accepted to off-set the expenses of the workshop and tea.

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