Definition of "schola" []

  • Originally, a musical school attached to a monastery or church. Also known as a schola cantorum. (noun)
  • Today, a group of musicians, particularly one which specializes in liturgical music. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "schola" in a sentence
  • "By the way, our own schola is singing a setting of this text by Thomas Tallis during Lent, and Good Friday in particular."
  • "A schola is also being developed for the Extraordinary Form being celebrated at Resurrection Parish in Fort Myers, which is being said by the clergy of the FSSP apostolate mentioned above."
  • "Part of our ambition as a schola is to bring popular chant hymns from all ages back into the life of Catholic people."
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