Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music

Christian Music Directory :: Category Christian Choral Music


  • Anglican Church Music (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Web Ring host

  • Calvin Taylor Music (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Original choral and instrumental music: CDs, tapes, video, sheet music, music books.

  • Choir Schools Association (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) The CSA is an organisation which supports the work of Choirs Schools throughout the UK. It provides a useful resource to those already involved in cathedral music, and for those looking to getting involved.

  • Choral Music by Crawford R. Thoburn (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Information on 100 published a cappella and accompanied works for mixed and treble vocal ensembles. Reviews, repertoire suggestions, noteworthy performances, ordering tips, and biography.

  • Friends of Cathedral Music (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Schedules, information, requests for donations

  • Liturgica (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Presents the development of liturgical worship and music in the Judeo-Christian traditions.

  • Moroni, Christine (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Composer of vocal and instrumental music, arranger of compositions for church, synagogue, or musical ensemble, site features catalog of works with realaudio samples.

  • A New Beginning: an Oasis for Spiritual Renewal (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Original choral music based around the life of Christ: Audio samples; Sales of CD, sheet music.

  • Orthodox Church Music (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Ensembles from Georgia and Central Europe, MP3s, and information on Liturgical chants in the Orthodox Church.

  • St. Petersburg Vocal Ensemble Russicum (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) The repertoire includes older pieces, musical scores of the russian monastic tradition, as well as works by famous russian composers such as Tchaikovsky, Bortniansky and Archangelsky.

  • Cantus (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Index of Gregorian Chants (at the University of Western Ontario)

  • Catholic Encyclopedia: Gregorian Chant (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) An excellent short description and history of Gregorian chant with links to more info.

  • Catholic Encyclopedia: PLAIN CHANT (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) An excellent description and history of Western plainchant, the precursor to Gregorian chant.

  • Chant Links (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) [links] to introductions; midi files; organizations; publishers;

  • Chorus Breviarii (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Gregorian Chant Study and Liturgical Prayer Group. Based in San Diego, the group sings in concerts and liturgical functions in the surrounding area.

  • Church Music Association of America (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Website of the Church Music Association of America. Lists officers, publications,educational events including Gregorian chant instruction classes.

  • Classical Net - Basic Repertoire List - Gregorian Chant (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Discography.

  • Dan's Gregorian Chant Tutorial (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Includes the history of Gregorian Chant, how to read chant, and how to understand chant modes.

  • Dovesong International -- Plainsong (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) (recommended introductory recordings for sale; links)

  • Georgian Church Music (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) [hymnology; 1 midi] (hosted by Besiki Sisauri) [the Caucasus republic, not the North American state.]

  • Georgian Folk and Sacred Music (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) History and tradition of Georgian Sacred Music

  • Gregorian Association (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) [history; notation; fonts; links; calendar of events] (London, England)

  • Gregorian Chant Bibliography and Links (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) (from Saint John's Abbey, (Order of St. Benedict) Collegeville, MN USA.)

  • Gregorian Chant Notation (Neumes) (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) A basic introduction and explanation of how to read Gregorian chant notation.

  • Gregorian Chant Resources (Princeton University) (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) [links; history] "Useful for advanced study of early church music."

  • Gregorian Chant Web Guide (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Extensive, annotated link collection by Peter Jerffery.

  • Gregorian Plainchant (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) [recordings; history; bibliography; links] (Dutch/English) with a good introductory discussion

  • Gregorianischer Choral (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Gregorian Chant in the Tradition of Monastic Life. Full length article in German.

  • Hymns, Dominican Central (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) RealAudio and MIDI files of various hymns, from the American Central Province of the Dominican Friars.

  • In Cena Domini - Chant from the Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) The FSSP and Our Lady of Guadalupe Seminary provide training for priests in the ancient Tridentine liturgy for all of North America, and chant is an integral part of their education. They also host workshops on chant for lay people. Site has many mp3 files.

  • Internationalen Gesellschaft für Studien des Gregorianischen Chorals. (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) [links] (some in German, most in English)

  • l'Abbaye Saint-Pierre de Solesmes (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) The Abbey of Solesmes: a center for the study of Gregorian Chant.

  • Medieval Music Links (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Directory includes Gregorian Chant.

  • Norma Gentile (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Gregorian Chant recordings, with a dose of new age mysticism.

  • Notitiae Cantus (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Newsletter for Gregorian Chant and other Repertoires of Western Chant

  • Paraclete Press (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) [commercial: recordings; books; scores]

  • Premonstratensian Rite Chant (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Brief historical overview of the liturgical music of the Norbertine Order.

  • Renaissance & Baroque Society of Pittsburgh: Early Music (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Chant and Plainsong Links

  • The Saint Gregory Society (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Promotes the Latin Liturgy according to the Tridentine Missal. Articles, links, and sales of recordings.

  • Splendor (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) A Gregorian chant CD for sale.

  • University of Limerick: Chant and Ritual Song Resources (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Link directory provided by the Chant Performance MA program.

  • Unmercenary Sacred Music (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Free congregational liturgical music for Orthodox and Catholic communities, using traditional eccelesiastical chant (and mostly adapted from chant.)

  • Viri Galilaei Association (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) This choir at the Cathedral of Santa Maria, Florence, aims to rediscover the tradition of Gregorian Chant. Details of their CDs and performances.

  • Voci Del Tesoro Chant Choir (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Touring choir of professional musicians dedicated to the prayerful presentation of the Catholic Church's finest music through sacred concerts and liturgies.

  • Worship & Liturgy Links: Chant (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) [links] hosted by the Evangelical Lutheran Church In Canada

  • Christmas Cantata (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) A ninety-minute long contemporary oratorio by British composer, David Mitchell. The site contains details relating to performance and the work.

  • Jerusalem Passion (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) (1987 Australian oratorio) performances, background, reviews, sound samples. (Also includes other works by the composer.)

  • Lichfield Cathedral Choir (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Details of every aspect of Lichfield Cathedral Choir, including a growing archive of historical information about singers, and music.

  • Poulenc's Stabat Mater (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Information about Francis Poulenc's motet Stabat Mater, with Latin text and English translation

  • Antipas Christadelphians: Handel's Messiah Midi Page (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Complete libretto, commentary, nearly complete MIDI.

  • George Frideric Handel - Messiah (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Libretto; WAV files of several movements (at Classical Music Pages)

  • Handel's Messiah (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Complete libretto, with sources.

  • Handel's Messiah Through the Centuries (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Paper by Patrick Findlay: related musical and cultural changes.

  • Inkpot Classical Music Reviews: Handel Messiah (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Introduction; recommended recordings, some with very detailed reviews.

  • Karpeles Manuscript Library - Handel's Messiah in Beethoven's hand (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) [scans of two pages of a historically interesting manuscript]

  • Messiah by George Frideric Handel (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) Digital facsimile of complete score (1912 Schirmer ed.)

  • The Messiah Project (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) MIDI encoding of the "Messiah". 

  • Solid Rock Singers (Free Christian Music : Christian Choral Music ) A youth choir from the Coon Rapids UMC. Mission statement, members, directors, history, calendar of events, solid rock singers, order forms, current musical, photo album and prayer requests.