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16 rue des Chartreux, 69001 Lyon, France
Formerly known as Institute de Musique Sacrée de Lyon, in 20016 this institution was granted its current name and status. It was originally founded in 1947 for the purpose of training musicians in the area of sacred music, its collection, conservation and distribution. The Académie is dedicated to the practice of choral singing and the training of amateur singers. It conducts research into both sacred and secular choral music in polyphonic styles, Gregorian and medieval chant. It edits contemporary works. and organises concerts, workshops, conferences and master classes.