Workshops/Festivals 2012

Workshops/Festivals 2012: (BE) Musica Impulse Centre for Music: Canto Aperto - Festival of Gregorian Chant

Contributed by Admin on May 22, 2012

Location: Sint-Truiden BE

“From 21st until 23rd September 2012 Sint-Truiden will be the venue for the first edition of Canto Aperto, a (re)new(ing) festival of Gregorian chant. In 2012 the focus will be on the regional variations in different traditions and on the diversity of the repertoire from the area between Meuse and Rhine in the 12th and 13th century. …

The biennial festival will explore the rich history of Gregorian chant and its performance practice from the 7th century until today. The evolution throughout history, including its ever-changing interpretations and concepts, will be analysed in depth. …”

Visit the Musica Impulse Centre for Music website for more information. NOTE that further details are still being finalized and will be appearing on the site soon.