Description: Through simple chants rooted within the context of a monastic tradition, Christians from around the world unite in one voice by singing praises to God at the Taize community in the Burgundy region of France. This session will discuss the history and context of the Taize community and its music as well as providing examples in how to incorporate the Music of Taize into American worship services.

Location: McCrary Music Building, Baylor University – Waco, Texas

Session Handout: An Introduction to the Community and Music of Taize (PDF)