We are pleased to announce that the 3rd Gregorian Chant Workshop, with Canon Wulfran Lebocq, former chant master at the Institute’s Seminary in Gricigliano and currently Prior at Sacred Heart Church in Limerick, Ireland will be offered at St. Francis de Sales Oratory on May 3-5, 2019. The workshop will start for all participants on Friday, May 3 at 4:00 pm. The Friday day classes, beginning at 9:00 am, will offer intensive teaching and practice for advanced singers, only. This year, Canon Lebocq will be assisted by Abbé Raymond Schmidt, clerical oblate in the Institute with training and experience in Gregorian Chant (Our Lady of the Annunciation of Clear Creek Abbey). Below is the schedule of this important event.

Pricing:
$95.00 (general)
$145.00 (advanced)

Sacred Music Workshop 2019
May 3rd-5th

Friday, May 3rd

8:00 am: Low Mass
9:00 am - 9:45 am: Breakfast/Registration for Choirmasters/Advanced Students
9:45 am -11:00 am: Rules in direction. Exercises based on Ordinary IX
11:00 am - 11:15 am: Break
11:15 am - 12:30 pm: Exercises based on the propers of the Mass of the Immaculate Heart of Mary.
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm: Angelus and Lunch
1:30 pm - 2:45 pm: Chant Practice Ordinary IV
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm: Break
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Transposition: Exercises on the propers of the Masses of Eastertide.
4:00 pm - 4:15 pm: Break
4:00 pm: Registration for General Participants
4:15 pm - 5:30 pm: Chant Practicum for Mass of the Sacred Heart
6:30 pm: Solemn High Mass of the Sacred Heart of Jesus – Ordinary IV
8:00 pm: Dinner
9:00 pm: Compline

Saturday, May 4th

8:00 am: Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:15 am: Chant Practicum: Kyriale IX
10:15 am - 10:30 am: Break
10:30 am - 11:15 am: Chant Practicum: Mass of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
11:30 am: Mass of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (sung Mass) - Kyriale IX
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Angelus and Lunch
2:00 pm - 2:50 pm: Chant Practicum for Sunday Mass and Ordinary I
2:50 pm - 3:00 pm: Break
3:00 pm - 3:50 pm: Chant Practicum for Sunday Mass and Ordinary I
3:50 pm - 4:00 pm: Break
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm: Chant Practicum: Chant Practicum for Benediction
5:45 pm - 6:45 pm: Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Dinner
8:00 pm - 8:30 pm: Chant Practicum for Compline
8:30 pm - 8:50 pm: Compline

Sunday, May 5th

8:45 am: Warm-up/final rehearsal for Mass
10:00 am: Solemn High Mass