The changing face of Church Music Society publications

The Church Music Society (CMS) was founded in 1906 ‘to facilitate the selection and performance of the music which is most suitable for different occasions of Divine worship, and for different kinds of choir’. Richard Lyne reviews the history of the Society’s publications from the early twenty-first century, and notes how the publishing policy and the publications changed, and considers the future of the Society in the digital age.

This article first appeared in the RCO Journal of 2010.



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