Summer 2020 Virtual

SMIA Conference

Introduction to Gregorian Chant

Dr. Richard K. Fitzgerald

Conducting & Chant

This lecture/demonstration will teach the basics of reading, singing, and conducting Gregorian chant. Dr. Fitzgerald will delve into the basic neumes and their interpretation, the use of rhythm in chant, and the various Church modes. A sample of Latin and English chant resources will be provided.