University of Atlantia

Course Detail

Singing Gregorian Chant from Neumes

Instructor:
Arianna Morgan


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA109-2/5 February 5, 2022
Crs #:
506
Date:
Sat Feb 05
Time:
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Fee:
Length:
2 hrs
Credits:
2
Attendees:
5/20
Room:
Choir
Course Category:
Performing Arts
Track:
Performing Arts
Description
Gregorian Chant was the basis for all Western European Music. This class examines the structure, symbols, neumes, and rhythmical indicators in chant notation. We will also explore its origins, characteristics, and context in relation to the medieval mindset and liturgical use. The class will culminate with students singing chant from the period notation (neumes). (Class will not be recorded)