New Research on Dominican Chant

Sunday, May 6, 2018 to Monday, May 7, 2018

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 MS 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

Space limited: RSVP to dominicanchantsymposium [at]