What is sacred music? The history is more complex than you might think…..

Posted June 20, 2017 11:49 pm by Editor

What is sacred music? The history is more complex than you might think…..

With the exception of chant, almost every form of music that is today regarded as sacred initially had a stormy reception in the Church before being admitted to the ranks of music commonly called “sacred.” That music is controversial in the Church is nothing new, as we shall see in this modest survey of the history of music in Catholic liturgy…

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