5 Alexandra Ave
Croydon NSW 2132
Christianity across the Ages
– A Journey of Faith and a Journey through the Evolution of Western Music.
This is a Powerpoint Presentation of slides combined with related story-telling by
Marie Therese Levey rsj – music teacher, musicologist, author, specialist in medieval plainchant,
and collector of digital copies of manuscripts and art works from across the centuries.
Entry by voluntary donation
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Highlights of the showing will be:
¨ A second century hymn to Mary, Mother of God
¨ The earliest surviving Sacramentary c.700.
(This manuscript was copied by nuns.)
¨ Chants of the Mass in the eighth century.
¨ The earliest readable musical notation.
¨ Eleventh century artwork depictions of Gospel scenes.
¨ A fifteenth century choir of singers – who they were…
And many, many more……
The collection runs into hundreds of slides. If the contents of some manuscripts with 200+ folios are included the number of images would go into thousands.
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