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Sean Alphonsus Lavery Edit Profile

music educator , priest

Sean Alphonsus Lavery, music educator, priest. Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1954.

Background

Lavery, Sean Alphonsus was born on August 16, 1930 in Lurgan, Armagh, Ireland. Son of Robert and Rose Ann (Hegarty) Lavery.

Education

Bachelor, St. Columbans College, Navan, Ireland, 1950. Bachelor of Music, Manhattanville College, 1957. Licentiate in Gregorian Semiology, Pontifical Institute, Rome, 1979.

Doctorate in Sacred Music (summa cum laude), Pontifical Institute, Rome, 1981.

Career

Missionary work, Ozamiz City, Mindanao, Philippines, 1957-1968. Professor music and communications St. Columbans College, 1969-1978. Rector College San Colombano, Rome, 1978-1981.

Professor, director sacred music Maynooth University, Ireland, 1980-1987. Pastor Roman Catholic Church, Savlamar, Jamaica, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1954.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Special Oriscus in Chartres 47, 1981. Editor Jubilus Review, since 1984. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, golf, jogging, squash, bridge.

Connections

father:
Robert Lavery

mother:
Rose Ann (Hegarty) Lavery