Event—Public Programming

Religious Music Singalong

Schola Antiqua at the Newberry

Schola Antiqua at the Newberry

Schola Antiqua at the Newberry

Schola Antiqua

The Schola Antiqua early music ensemble will lead participants in singing medieval and early modern religious music from the Newberry collection.


Metrical psalm: Psalm 9 – “De tout mon coeur

Metrical psalm: Psalm 23 – “Mon Dieu me pait

Metrical psalm: Psalm 98 – “Chantez à Dieu nouveau cantique

Chorale: “Ein’ feste Burg,” Martin Luther

Creedal Hymn: “Wir gleuben all an einen Gott,” Martin Luther

Chanson spirituelle: Fais moy mon tresdoux Iesus on the “mundane air” Puis que le Ciel veut ainsi

Polyphony for voice or consort: “Why do I use my paper, ink, and pen? (William Byrd)

Music for the season of Advent/Christmas

  • Advent hymn: Veni redemptor gentium
  • Advent chorale: “Nun komm der Heiden Heiland,” Martin Luther
  • Advent carol: Lo How a Rose e’er blooming
  • Christmas carol (macaronic): In dulci jubilo

Michael Alan Anderson, Artistic Director

Listen to a range of compositions reflecting the diverse vocal manifestations of early modern music on our Voices of Reform digital project page.

This performance is part of Religious Change, 1450 - 1700, a multidisciplinary project exploring how religion and print made the medieval world modern. The project is generously supported by a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

This program is also supported by a grant from the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany.

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