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Name: Liturgical Pronunciation
ID: m20330
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module demonstrates the liturgical pronunciation of Latin for choral singing. Examples are given with English equivilents for a better understanding. Each letter is explained.
Subject: Arts
Keywords: choral, latin, liturgical, music, pronunciation, pronunication, singing, technique
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: Gordon Lamb (
Copyright Holders: Gordon Lamb (
Maintainers: Gordon Lamb (, Jennifer Thornhill (

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Nov 25, 2008 1:27 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Jun 18, 2009 1:11 pm -0500


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Version History

Version: 1.2 Jun 18, 2009 1:11 pm -0500 by Jennifer Thornhill
Corrected one spelling error.

Version: 1.1 Mar 13, 2009 9:54 am -0500 by Jennifer Thornhill
This is the first version of this module.

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