IGC/GIC Colloquium 2022

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The Feast of St. Margaret: York and Sarum

Hamilton/Burlington Ontario, July 19-20, 2022

Location Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 3455 Lakeshore Road, Burlington Ontario, CANADA

IGC/GIC is very pleased to announce our first meeting in several years!  We hope that this will be the beginning of a renaissance of our activities in Canada.

Registration fee is only the GIC membership fee: $30 regular, $20 low income.  All materials will be available for free download.  Registrants will be able to print their own copies of the program and music, or use a portable device.  Full print copies will be available to purchase by individual arrangement by prior arrangement only.

PLEASE NOTE: health restrictions may impact this event; it is likely that participants will be expected to be masked at all times.

This mini-festival will be a celebration of Gregorian Chant in the English tradition.  We will observe all the hours of the day and mass.

Preliminary Schedule

Tuesday, July 19: 

14:00 Registration

14:30  Rehearsal for vespers, compline and mass

16:00 Vespers

17:00  Dinner on your own

19:30 Lecture: Brandon Wild: The York, Hereford, and Sarum feasts of St. Margaret and the Common of Virgins

20:30  Compline

Wednesday, July 20:

7:00 Matins and Lauds

9:15: Prime, Chapter, Terce, Sext

11:00 Mass, None

12:00 Lunch on your own

13:30 Rehearsal for Vespers and Compline

14:45 Lecture: The liturgical day in English secular cathedrals

15:45  Annual General Meeting of IGC/GIC

17:00 dinner on your own

19:00 Vespers and Compline

20:00 End of Conference

Further details will be provided at a later date.

For further information, please contact William Renwick at renwick@mcmaster.ca