Examples of gregorian chant scores

An example of chant

Here is a short example of chant: Alleluia.mp3, and the corresponding score:

In the audio file, the score is sung twice.

The audio file and the score are under a Creative Commons license; see the link for more details.

Manuscript examples

Here are links to several extracts from Gregorian chant books. These files are scanned from quite old books that are now free of copyright. You may copy or re-use them in any way you wish.

Many of them start with a lesson on Gregorian chant notation and its interpretation. This lesson is often in Latin, but it is interesting to see the nuances that are possible.

Last modification: 29 November 2009.

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