Past Event

New Research on Dominican Chant

May 6, 2018 - May 7, 2018
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Church of St. Vincent Ferrer & RBML

Columbia and the Church of St. Vincent Ferrer have co-organized "New Research on Dominican Chant," a two-day conference taking place at various locations in NYC.

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Church of St. Vincent Ferrer, 869 Lexington Ave., New York, NY 10065

12:00 pm: Solemn Mass (in English, with Dominican chants in Latin)

1:15 PM: Fr. Innocent Smith, O.P.: “The Dominican Graduale and the Church of St. Vincent Ferrer”

1:40 PM: Mr. James Wetzel (Director of Music at the Parish of St. Vincent Ferrer and St. Catherine of Siena): “Dominican Chant Performance Practice”

1:55 PM: Eleanor Giraud The Dominican Exemplars

Monday, May 7, 2018

Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Butler Library, 535 W. 114th St., New York, NY 10027

10:00 am: Welcome

10:15 am: Innocent Smith, o.p. on Critical Editions of Dominican Chant

11:00 am: Pause

11:15 am: Eleanor Giraud: The Dominican Gradual Columbia, RBML Western 097

12:00 pm: Pause

1:30 pm: Margot Fassler: Recent Publications on Dominican Chant at Paradies

2:15 pm: Alison Altstatt: The Washing of the Altars in Barbara Pfintzing’s Processional

3:00 pm: Pause

3:30 pm: Kathleen Sewright: A Dominican Plainchant Manuscript at the University of Denver, The Willcox 1 Antiphoner

4:15 pm: Barbara Haggh-Huglo: “[The Dominican] St. Antoninus’s Summa theologica and the Recollectio festorum beate Marie virginis” 

5:00 pm: Panel discussion (chair: Susan Boynton)

5:30-6:30 pm: Viewing of Dominican Manuscripts in the Columbia Collection