Sing Gregorian Chant in the Liturgy

Friday 11th - Sunday 13th August 2017

A weekend of enchanting melody and traditional liturgy in the beautiful surroundings of St.Stephen’s House, Oxford, to commemorate the centenary of the birth of the Founder of the Schola Gregoriana of Cambridge, Dr. Mary Berry (1917-2008), and to explore her legacy

Directors: Christopher Hodkinson, Philip Duffy and Fr. Guy Nicholls

The programme includes:

Study of the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary and celebration of all eight hours of the Office
Requiem Mass for Dr. Mary Berry and deceased Associates
Mass for 10th Sunday after Pentecost
Singing of chant transcriptions by Mary Berry
Panel discussion on the legacy of Mary Berry
Sunday visit to St. Birinus, Dorchester on Thames, the burial place of Mary Berry for Solemn Vespers, Benediction and Prayers at the grave

Accommodation, including full board, at St. Stephen’s House, Oxford. Cost: £240
Non-residential: £185 for weekend, or £90 for one day
All fees include Associate membership of the Schola Gregoriana, music and tuition
Reduction of £20 from all charges for Associates of the Schola Gregoriana

Students, clergy, religious or 3 or more members of chant choirs pay 50% of the above charges. Bursaries available on application.

Beginners and experienced singers of the chant are all welcome

See below for further details, or contact:

Mr. Grey Macartney,
Schola Gregoriana

020-8840-5832
26 The Grove, Ealing, London, W5 5LH.

Information and Booking Forms (printable PDF)