Introit and Communion verses are build around a RECITATION tone, an INTONATION (repeated with a light variation), a MEDIATION, and a TERMINATION (ignore the “Flex” for now):
RECITATION (here we use the 220 Hertz frequency for our “LA” Recitation note):
Hear below the how the “Gloria Patri” sounds as we put Intonation, Recitation, Mediation and Termination together:
Recitation at approximately 220 hz (A3):
Transposed (different recitation tone):
With alternate termination (“E u o u a e” stands for “…saeculorum. Amen.”)
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IN THE BENEDICTINE PSALTER (SOLEMNES MONASTERY) :
USING PSALM TONE 4 WITH THE “ROSSINI PROPER”
Download example of Rossini Proper in fourth tone (Graduals and Alleluias from Epiphany to Septuagesima): rossini p8 Grad-All EP to SEPT
Listen to Rossini Gradual-Alleluia for the 3rd Sunday after Epiphany.