Liturgical Music

Basilica Music Academy


Basilica Music Academy

Music Lessons and Classes for Liturgical Music Ministers

Come and study with the Musicians at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul!


Please click HERE for a list of all classes offered and a registration form.

Offering the following classes:

  • Private Voice
    • Vocal Studies with an emphasis on Technique and Sacred Repertoire
    • Both Solo and Choral
  • Private Organ/Piano
    • Piano or Organ Studies with an emphasis on Playing Technique
    • Service Playing
    • Liturgical Improvisation
    • Repertoire
  • Group Voice Lessons
    • Vocal technique
    • Methods of choral singing
    • Vowel blending
    • Sacred Repertoire
    • Focusing on singing in a group while offering individualized attention
  • Sight Singing Classes
    • Intervalic reading
    • Diatonic relationships
    • Note recognition
    • Ear training
    • Semi-private/Group rates based upon the number of people registered for the class
  • Theory Classes
    • Note reading
    • Key signatures
    • Time signatures
    • Overall basic concept of musical form

Faculty members include

Jackie Dunleavy, Voice Instructor

Marcelle McGuirk, Voice Instructor

Mark Loria, Piano/Organ Instructor

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Basilica Music Academy Lesson Policies 2019

Basilica Music Academy Pricing and Offerings

Private Voice    Private Piano/Organ    Theory Class

Group Voice Lessons    Sight Singing Classes

Register online here.                                      Download a paper registration form.

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