Events

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Tra le Sollecitudini

Guided Reading Series Starts

Led by Drs. William Mahrt and Jennifer Donelson-Nowicka

Part of the Spring 2024 Workshop Series

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Starts February 19, 2024 at 5:30 p.m.

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Upcoming Events

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February

Ward Method Check-Up – Panel Discussion for Current CISM Students

Topic #3 of Spring 2024 CISM Continuing Education Topics

For students who have taken “Teaching Gregorian Chant to Children,” a session to refresh skills and ideas

Online via Zoom

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4:00–5:00 p.m. PST

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February

Sunday Vespers in Your Parish – Panel Discussion for Current CISM Students

Topic #4 of Spring 2024 CISM Continuing Education Topics

Resources, how to get started, and sustainability

Online via Zoom

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4:00–5:00 p.m. PST

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February

Tra le Sollecitudini – Guided Reading Series Starts

Topic #2 of Spring 2024 Workshop Series

Mondays, February 19, 26, and March 4, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., PST

Directed critical reading and study of the history and content of the 1903 motu proprio by Pius X

This is the first installment of a series on key documents on sacred music.

Faculty: Drs. William Mahrt and Jennifer Donelson-Nowicka

Online via Zoom

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5:30–6:30 p.m. PST

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February

Positive Collaboration – Panel Discussion for Current CISM Students

Topic #5 of Spring 2024 CISM Continuing Education Topics

Setting up excellent cooperation between priests and musicians

Panel with Fr. Joshua Neu, Fr. Alessandro da Luz, Fr. Vito Perrone, and Maura Goodwin

Online via Zoom

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4:00–5:00 p.m. PST

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March

Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater & Bach’s Magnificat

Concert, Sarah Craig Penner, Jennifer Park, Gregory Billion, and Andrew Kelley, vocalists, Jennifer Donelson-Nowicka, keyboard

Sancta Maria Hall and Online – Free Admission, Vespers & Reception Following

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7:00 p.m. PST

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April

Introduction to Chant – Workshop Series Starts

Topic #3 of Spring 2024 Workshop Series

Mondays, April 8, 15, 22, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., PST

Reading, vocal technique, modality, and style, along with an orientation to liturgical structure, spirituality, and practical considerations for the parish musician

Online via Zoom

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5:30–6:30 p.m. PST

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April

Sacred Music Study Day

Catholic Institute of Sacred Music presents a Sacred Music Study Day

 

  • Learn music to take home to your congregations: a Mass ordinary, hymns for Eucharistic revival, approachable and beautiful choral music
  • Tips on developing and teaching healthy vocal technique
  • Solemn Mass, sung by participants
  • Confessions available
  • Lunch, coffee, and fellowship
  • Talks on sacred music in the spiritual life

Presenters:

  • His Excellency, Salvatore J. Cordileone
    Archbishop of San Francisco
  • Dr. Jennifer Donelson-Nowicka
    Director, Catholic Institute of Sacred Music
  • Fr. Joshua Neu
    Director of Liturgy, St. Patrick’s Seminary
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8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. PDT

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April

The History of the Graduale Romanum

Lecture, Fr. Cassian Folsom, OSB

Online via Zoom

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10:00 a.m. PDT

27

May

History and Principles of Sacred Music starts

CISM Summer Term 2024

Online via Zoom

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July

Summer Term Intensives start

CISM Summer Term 2024