As promised, this second edition is greatly improved: containing over 400 chants and hymns (50% more than the first edition), with the harmonizations brought into conformity with what is commonly in use. We have also made vast improvements to the organization of the materials.
It contains all the most commonly-used chants and hymns in traditional communities including:
Ordinary Chants of the Mass, Asperges, Vidi Aquam, tones for the Mass responses, etc.
Kyriale (Kyrie, Gloria, Sanctus, Agnus Dei) in Gregorian notation for ten Masses. Five Credos
Hymns and chants for every liturgical season, Feast day, and general use, e.g., Sacred Heart, Blessed Virgin Mary, Holy Souls, etc.
Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament
Marriage Service and Nuptial Mass
Requiem Mass and Burial Service
Litany of the Saints, Rogation days Procession, Forty Hours Devotion.
This is the Spiral Bound Choir/Organ version of the 2nd edition Traditional Hymnal making it easier for organists to use. It contains all the indices of the Choir Edition to make this one of the easiest hymnals to use. We’ve included an index for Titles, Authors, Translators, and Composers, and even included a compatibility index to the first edition hymnal.