Easter hymns, carols, verses – off hunting Mortis Portis Fractus Fortis!
Corpus Christi watershed have unveiled plans for their new St Edmund Campion Missal and Hymnal for the Extraordinary form of the Mass. It is a great idea – an all in one pew book with everything you need to join in all the parts of the Latin Mass that people are supposed to – singing… Continue reading DIY Missal and Hymnal
My latest preoccupation has been making a hymnbook. This is much more interesting than the last one, mostly owing to including copyright hymns this time. I have dealt with copyright before. The Christus Rex Pilgrims’ Book included two copyright hymns. This new book is running at about 17 at the moment. First step is to… Continue reading How to make your own hymnbook
Which is your favourite? The painstakingly correct Westminster Hymnal? The St Basil Hymnal? The Australian mainstay of parish choirs the St Pius X Hymnal? They are all available online! Firstly the national Library of Australia has the Pius X Hymnal in melody edition and accompaniment. Next the Internet Archive has the Westminster Hymnal and the… Continue reading Hymnbooks online!