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Resources on the Mass in ARMA

ARMA includes resources on the Christian Mass for use in music history and music theory courses, including scores of important settings from chant through the Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque eras. The commentaries on several of these settings are useful, particularly the one on the Mass for Christmas Day, which contains a discussion of the order of the Mass, including the Ordinary and the Proper, along with explorations of specific elements. When your students encounter terminology specific to the Mass, they may find ARMA's Glossary to be a useful starting point.

Most importantly, ARMA includes a number of Masses in various styles:

In addition to these scores, ARMA contains commentaries on selected Mass settings:

Please use the general page for links to other Resource Pages. Additional materials are in preparation and will be available when they are ready..

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More contributions are welcome in ARMA! Contact James Zychowicz, if you would like to send a proposal.