of The Ignatian Schola with spiritual writer
Margaret Silf (2nd fr. righ) at the Ignatian Spirituality
Fairfield University, June 2007.
The Ignatian Schola is a Manhattan-based vocal
ensemble composed of Jesuits and lay colleagues. Rooted in Ignatian
spirituality, the schola performs an eclectic repertoire of sacred
music that includes chant, Renaissance motets, and music by contemporary
The schola has performed in various settings, including
the Church of St. Francis Xavier, St. John the Baptist Church,
St. Vincent’s Hospital, and the Regis High School chapel (Manhattan); St. Anthony’s Church (Yonkers); Fordham University (Bronx); Church of the Assumption (Brooklyn); Our Lady of Czestochowa
City, NJ); Fairfield University (Fairfield,
della Strada Chapel, LeMoyne College and Holy Cross Church (Syracuse,
NY); and McQuaid Jesuit High School (Rochester, NY).
What's "Ignatian" about the Ignatian Schola?