Liturgy Poll says by Jeffrey Miller January 28, 2007 written by Jeffrey Miller January 28, 2007 I guess I don’t like traditional music after all. 1 comment 0 FacebookTwitterGoogle +Pinterest Jeffrey Miller previous post Beacons of light in the heart of the Church next post Divine Movers You may also like Facing the music September 11, 2004 Two Mass-going experiences December 26, 2012 Blessed Advent November 28, 2010 The disappearance of the pipe organ March 2, 2013 Tridentine Mass in D.C. June 4, 2006 1966 Time Capsule Discovered in Cathedral Altar January 14, 2015 Survey says August 20, 2006 Bl. Mary of the Angels, Virgin (OCD Optional... December 16, 2002 Does the Holy Father ever have an off... October 6, 2006 Bl. Josepha Naval Girbes, Virgin (From the Carmelite... November 6, 2002 1 comment joanne January 28, 2007 - 8:34 pm Even the “ancient” here may not be traditional if you consider the timbrel and the lyre… But I have to give you guys credit for protecting the tradition. I read a recent article about Baptist churches that are having difficulty finding “traditional” Gospel musicians due to the dumbing down of music with rap and hip-hop! (The kids who used to learn piano sitting on the bench next to a parent aren’t getting that experience any longer, they fear.) Apparently there are far fewer instrumentalists due to the ease of making “music” without the piano. Plus, many of there musicians aren’t willing to make less money by committing their talents to the church. I never thought of that. I mean, if i knew we’d lose the traditional by embracing the contemporary, I’d be more selective, too. I’m spoiled enough to have exposure to “ancient”, traditional and contemporary… Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.