Gregorian Chant Instruction

Gregorian Chant Studies

Directed by Dr. Peter Wilton, B.Ed (Hons.) M.Mus
(Editor of chant for the Office of Vespers for Westminster Cathedral Choir)

Discover the profound beauty and infinite variety of this timeless music by learning to sing it.

Study will include square notation, pre-stave neumes, interpretation, music for the Mass, daily offices, music for special occasions, psalmody and texts in different languages.

Anyone able to sing in tune is welcome, with or without chant experience.

Cost: £5 per evening.

From 6.30 (after end of Mass) to 8 pm. Mondays:

28th January, 25th February, 25th March,  29th April,  27th May and 24th June 2019 at:

At  St. James’s,  Spanish Place,    George Street,  London,  W1  (nearest tube station: Bond Street).

Enquiries to Mr. Grey Macartney, 26 The Grove, Ealing, London W5 5LH, Tel: 020 8840 5832, E-mail:

Gregorian Chant Network

2019 Gregorian Chant Course – Friday 5th April to Sunday 7th April 2019

This will take place once again at the Oratory School, Woodcote, near Reading, running alongside the

Family Retreat. The tutors this year will be: Mr Dominic Bevan and Fr Guy Nichols

Full details at:


Gregorian Chant for Advent                                           

St Wulstan’s Church, Little Malvern, Worcestershire, over the weekend of 1st December.

Led by Iain Simcock, Director of the Schola Gregoriana

Saturday 1 December 2018:

11.30 am – 12.45 pm: Workshop on reading chant notation and its interpretation (using the chants for Advent)


2.30 pm – 3.45 pm: Vocal technique, Latin pronunciation (using the chants for Advent)

Tea (provided)

4.30pm – 5.30 pm: Rehearsal of the chants for First Vespers of Advent and Mass for the 1st Sunday in Advent

6pm: Sung First Vespers of Advent

For those willing and able to remain in the area overnight:

Sunday 2nd December – (Dominica prima Adventus):

9 am – 10 am:  Rehearsal of the Gregorian chant for Mass for the First Sunday in Advent

10.30 am – 11.30 am:  Sung Mass for the First Sunday in Advent

Coffee (provided) and conclusion

Admission: £20.00 (Students and Religious free of charge).

Payment for the Advent Chant event at Little Malvern may be made by using the PayPal button below:



Association for Latin Liturgy

Saturday 29 September:

Chant Day at the Cathedral of St John the Baptist, Norwich.

10.30 am onwards: registration and coffee

11.00: Introduction to the Graduale Parvum, and first chant session

12.30 pm: Lunch. This must be booked in advance

1.30: Second chant session, in preparation for

2.30: Sung Mass for the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel and Raphael, Archangels

3.45: Paul Henriksen will speak on Latin and singing in schools

4.15: Tea and the Association’s Annual General Meeting, with the day concluding by 5.30 pm.

Be sure to book your place by Monday 24th September, booking in using the link:


Or via email: