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What we have done and what we have failed to do Date: 18th May 2013 Speaker: Mgr Andrew Wadsworth

Priest and people

Priest and people singing at the same Mass: its importance, and the choice of music Speaker: Mgr Andrew Burnham Time: 2.00 p.m. – 5.00 p.m. Venue: Cloister Chapel, Birmingham Oratory Cost: £20 CONFIRMED                                                                          …
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The Mysteries of Sympathetic Organ Accompaniment Date: 02nd February 2013 Speaker: Joseph Cullen Joseph Cullen is going to give a demonstration and talk using the two-manual organ in the church. The meeting will be in church, not in the cloister chapel. Participants will be able to take their turn to play, to discuss particular issues they face in accompanying and to bring their own music. NOTE VENUE CHANGEThe session will…
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What did Guido d’Arezzo do?

Birmingham Event Date: 16th June 2012 Time: 2.00 p.m. Content: What did Guido d’Arezzo do? First Vespers of St John the Baptist at 4.30pm Place: Upper Cloister Chapel, Birmingham Oratory Cost: £20 per person (Please make cheques payable to Fr Guy Nicholls (JHNILM)

The second lent term

Latest News Date: 23rd March 2012 The JHNILM’s second term has been full of variety in its activities. The first session of the term took place at the Oratory on January 14th, in which a group of about twenty persons looked at the place of the Divine Office or “Liturgy of the Hours” in the Church’s life throughout history and particularly in the light of the Second Vatican Council. The…
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Programme for Laity One

Session 1 – Sacred music for Lent Date: 03rd March 2012 Time: 9.30am – 1.00pm Place: Cloister chapel at the Birmingham Oratory Tenebrae (Matins and Lauds – Office of Readings and Morning Prayer) The Liturgy of the Hours during the Easter Triduum

Clergy night 4

Clergy night 4: How to sing the Mass in Latin – variable chants: Collects and Readings Date: 18th November 2011