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:
♦ Methods of pointing
♦ How to approach with choirs and congregation
There will be a tea break later in the afternoon.
♦ 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
Donations will be accepted to off-set the expenses of the workshop and tea.