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Chant and Afternoon Tea at Minster Abbey

Sunday 27th July 2pm – 6.30pm with Thomas Neal and Mother Nikola The Council of Trent’s chant reforms, afternoon tea and then Vespers with the Community This will be an afternoon of two parts. From 2pm to 4pm we hear … Continue reading

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AGM & Early Church Architecture study morning

For the first time ever, the Canterbury Gregorian Music Society assembled in the Franciscan International Study Centre and thanks to Helen’s really effective marketing we had an excellent attendance of 29. It was almost standing room only and a testament … Continue reading

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Early Church Architecture and Liturgy 26/02/2011

EARLY CHURCH ARCHITECTURE AND LITURGY The surroundings of Gregorian Chant Saturday 26th February 2010 from 10.00-12.00 At The Franciscan International Study Centre, Giles Lane, Canterbury, CT2 7NA Dr Helen Gittos (University of Canterbury at Kent) ‘Early church architecture and liturgy’ … Continue reading

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Canterbury Festival ‘Angelus’ – success

We had encouraging success with our three appearances in the Canterbury Festival. We sang our short midday service, ‘The Angelus, the Ave and the Salve’, in three of Canterbury’s mediaeval chapels. The first Saturday of the Festival we were in … Continue reading

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CGMS at the WCCM 2010 seminar in Canterbury

Friday 6th August and Saturday 7th August University of Kent at Canterbury 9pm for 9.30pm The World Community for Christian Meditation is holding its annual seminar in Canterbury this year at The University of Kent. They are keen for us … Continue reading

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Midsummer Chantness: 24th July at Greyfriars

Saturday 24th July  11.30-12.30 Greyfriars, Stour Street, Canterbury We have been asked to run the little service commemorating St. Mildred which we did last year. It is very short, beginning with the Angelus at the traditional midday hour. This event … Continue reading

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Chant workshop on Saturday 1st May

At St. Mildred’s Church, Church Lane, Canterbury, CT1 2PP. Please arrive at 9.45 for a prompt 10am start! This is a day long workshop for all levels of singer focusing on the different parts of sung Mass. The workshops will … Continue reading

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