Rev. Stephen Concordia O.S.B.

Assistant Professor, Music
Assistant Professor of Music, Director of Programs in Sacred Music
Rev. Stephen Concordia O.S.B.
Education
  • Licentiate and Magistero, in Organ, Pontifical Institute of Sacred Music
  • Licentiate and Magister, in Gregorian Chant, Pontifical Institute of Sacred Music
  • M.M., Theoretical Studies, New England Conservatory of Music
  • B.M., Piano Performance, New England Conservatory of Music
Expertise/Interests
  • Historical Performance Practice of Gregorian Chant, Gregorian Semiology and Modality
Contact
Email stephen.concordia@stvincent.edu
Phone 724-805-2481
Office Location
Robert S. Carey Center, Room 34
Publications
  • Vir Dei Benedictus: Liturgy of the Solemnity of Saint Benedict, with The Monastic Choir of the Abbey of Montecassino, works of Gregorian Chant, Albinoni/Walther, Widor. Conductor and Organist. FONÈ Records, Pisa, Italy (1999).
  • A Blessed Day Has Dawned: Sacred Choral Music: Palestrina, Laude, Gregorian Chant, with The Saint Vincent Camerata Scholars. Conductor. JADE Records, Los Angeles (2011).
  • Sacred Choral Music: Feasts of All Saints And All Souls, works of Pierre de la Rue, Orlando di Lasso, Palestrina, Victoria, Tallis, Byrd, with The Saint Vincent Camerata Scholars. Conductor. JADE Records, Los Angeles (2013).
  • Songs for the Eucharist Ancient and New, with the Schola Cantorum of Holy Family, works of Gregorian Chant, Josquin, Senfl, Orlando di Lasso, Fauré, Casals, Tanguay, Alain, Miserachs-Grau (2013).
Courses Taught
  • Form and Analysis
  • Gregorian Chant Workshop I - Introduction to Contemporary Performance Practice
  • Gregorian Chant Workshop II - Gregorian Semiology
  • Harmony I
  • Harmony II
  • Music Appreciation
  • New Science of Gregorian Modality
  • Sacred Music (Gregorian Chant, Composition)
  • Sacred Music Practicum
  • Saint Vincent Camerata
  • Saint Vincent College Choir
Presentations
  • Bard College Conservatory, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, Guest Lecture/Workshop on Historical Performance Practice of Gregorian Chant, Graduate Choral Conducting Class of James Bagwell. September 3, 2015.
  • National Pastoral Musicians Association - Greensburg, PA Chapter Saint Vincent Basilica - Broadcast on WAOB Radio Preparing a Service of Compline - a Choral Workshop and Performance October 26, 2015 Choral Workshop
  • Religion & Society Lecture Series - Duquesne University Music in Christian Life: The Expressive Power of the Word Assisted by Saint Vincent College Women's Chant Schola November 18, 2015 Lecture/Presentation
  • Guadalupe Festival of Sacred Music and competition for High School Chamber Choirs Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, La Crosse, WI April 23, 2016 Adjudicator
  • SVC Faculty Scholarship and Creative Work Recognition Event Saint Vincent College Historical Performance Practice of Gregorian Chant May 5, 2016 Presentation
  • Summer Institute for Catechists and Teachers of the Secretariat for Evangelization and Catholic Education, Diocese of Pittsburgh. "Introducing Gregorian Chant in Parish Eucharistic Liturgy: Method and Resources". Assisted by the Saint Vincent College Women's Schola. June 21, 2016. Presentation