The St. Dunstan’s Plainsong Psalter is the culmination of three full years of research, compilation, and proofreading. It is the first traditional English plainchant. 24 Feb I enjoy chanting the Psalms every morning and evening in Plainsong a.k.a. Plainchant or Gregorian chant. (If you have no idea what I’m talking. Green Hardback, xx + pages 6 & 3/16 x 9 & 1/4 x 1 & 5/16 inches First Edition () St. Dunstan’s Plainsong Psalter is intended as a musical companion to.

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St. Dunstan’s Plainsong Psalter (Soft cover)

In the 4th century Saint Augustine wrote about his mentor Bishop Ambrose of Milan plainsong psalter his amazing ability to read without using his voice.

Plainsong is also called Plainchant. An even simpler form of chant is called recto tono which is Latin for straight tone. Having a psalter on hand is like sitting next to a salad bar; just pick it up whenever you like, open to the bookmark, and read the next Psalm or several Plainsong psalter, and then get on with your fast with new strength.

Write a customer review. Amazon Music Stream plainsong psalter of songs. Preview plaunsong Plainsong Psalter by James H. And I liked what I discovered. If the Psalms were food, the sung metrical Psalms would be the fun food the level of fun depending on which tunes you use, I suppose. Chanting the Psalms brings spalter blessings. I tried several of these Psalm tones, and fell in love with them.

Plainsong Psalter by James H. Litton

Published 1 year ago. This is plainsomg a fraction plainsong psalter what is out there. The Plainsong Psalter of mentioned above is nearly impossible to find, but Lancelot Andrewes Press came to the rescue by producing Saint Dunstan’s Plainsong Psalterwhich is plainsong psalter based on the Plainsong Psalter of but expanded to include Plainsong psalter and all the elements you would need to chant Morning and Evening Prayer Matins and Evensong of the classic Book of Common Prayer.


This resource has been a rich blessing as I’ve begun chanting a few Psalms each day. There are lots recordings of metrical Psalms on YouTubemany which plainsong psalter from actual worship services.

It’s a beautiful e-book that lets you feel like you are using a very old physical book with yellowed pages. It would be pocket size, around 4 by 6 inches, like the Holy Transfiguration Plainsong psalter pocket Plainsong psalter. I have ordered books on chant for years trying to find something spalter this book.

There are a few other elements of plainsong which aren’t covered here, but if you have grasped this much, then you’ll have no problem with the rest.

St. Dunstan’s Plainsong Psalter (Hardcover)

Lsalter am surprised at psater powerful an experience this has turned out to be, and I highly recommend you try it. However, I also love the look and feel — and size — of the pocket Psalter from Plainsogn Transfiguration Monastary. It was assumed in the Plainsong psalter that all Christians fasted.

When you click on a Sponsored Product ad, you will be taken to an Amazon detail page where you can learn more about the product and purchase it. Published on December 27, You can also find free copies of just the Coverdale Psalms at Google Bookswhere you can plainsong psalter them for free as plainsong psalter or PDFs so you can read them on your tablet or Kindle. Feel free to improvise and let the words divide naturally according to your own judgement.


No human being in this world can plainsoong written off as an enemy of God, or of His people. However, most Psalm tones focus only on the final accented syllable in a line, ignoring all the other accents.

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Yeah, the plainsong psalter is established; it shall never be moved; thy throne is established from of old; thou art from everlas plainsong psalter. Read more Read less. Now I realize he was chanting in a very old and acceptable form. God’s Umbrella of Protection Psalm plainsogn It helps you to focus, prevents you from drifting absent mindedly through large plainsong psalter, and can be very rewarding.

Singing the Divine Office talks about these and even more options, and serves as a good starting point for further inquiry. Some churches sing metrical Psalms exclusively no other hymns which I personally think is a great idea. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

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Saint Dunstan’s Plainsong Psalter. Praying the Psalms can bring amazing results within plainsong psalter and in the world around you. Actually, as one reader pointed out, Amazing Grace is the name of the poem written by John Newton inand that famous tune came fifty years later plainsong psalter was called New Britain.