St. Cecilia Schola Cantorum: An Idiot's Guide To Square Notes St. Cecilia Schola Cantorum
Friday, May 05, 2006

You can't get too far into Catholic sacred music without bumping into "neumes," those little square notes on four lines that look beautiful if oddly antiquated. Most people have no idea how to read them, and most trained musicians are as much at a loss as anyone else.

Well, be not afraid. This is your time-saving, one-article, clip-'n-save introduction to chant notation. Read the full article from Crisis Magazine, May 2006: "An Idiot's Guide to Square Notes".

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