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by Southern Comfort
Sat Mar 08, 2008 10:00 pm
Forum: Liturgy Matters
Topic: World Youth Day Mass, with new translation
Replies: 13
Views: 4182

Re: World Youth Day Mass, with new translation

Interesting that the board has censored the word I originally used, which was (changing one letter) scr*w. :oops:
by Southern Comfort
Fri Mar 07, 2008 8:22 pm
Forum: Liturgy Matters
Topic: RR Terry's Mass of Saint Gregory
Replies: 5
Views: 2123

Re: RR Terry's Mass of Saint Gregory

Another piece written for the Society was Lennox Berkeley's Salve Regina (unison and organ, Chester 4725, 1955). My copy of the score has the dedication For the Society of St.Gregory above the beginning of the music, but the outside cover has a later printed line added at the top: Church Music Assoc...
by Southern Comfort
Fri Mar 07, 2008 8:06 pm
Forum: Liturgy Matters
Topic: World Youth Day Mass, with new translation
Replies: 13
Views: 4182

Re: World Youth Day Mass, with new translation

It seems that Australia has asked the Holy See for permission to use the new translation of the Gloria and Sanctus for World Youth Day and have received it. So pedantically that permission would be only for Australia. But, and it is a big but, how many settings of the Gloria and Sanctus that we pre...
by Southern Comfort
Fri Mar 07, 2008 7:54 pm
Forum: Liturgy Matters
Topic: Congregational Singing
Replies: 16
Views: 4887

Re: Congregational Singing

At least two people have mentioned the Celtic Mass. They don't mean that. They mean the Celtic Liturgy, the Eucharistic acclamations that Chris Walker wrote back in the 1980s when he was at Clifton, and which are well known. The Celtic Mass is a different animal, also by CW, that is scarcely known o...
by Southern Comfort
Tue Feb 26, 2008 11:20 pm
Forum: Liturgy Matters
Topic: Congregational Singing
Replies: 16
Views: 4887

Re: Congregational Singing

A choir is preferable to a cantor for 2 reasons: 1 - a choir can have one person missing without being wholly absent and 2 - it's more comfortable for a member of the congregation to join in as an additional member of a large group, a chorus, then to sing along with a (usually amplified) soloist. T...