DIOCESE OF WESTERN AMERICA: May 13, 2014
The Synodal Church Music Committee announces the 23rd conference at SS Peter and Paul Church in Santa Rosa
The 23rd Russian Orthodox Church Musician�s Conference will be hosted by Saints Peter and Paul Church in beautiful Santa Rosa, CA, from October 8th to 12th, 2014.
The title of the conference is Fundamentals of Musicianship for the Church Choir and its Conductor, and will focus �on increasing the skill, knowledge, artistic sensitivity, and prayerful execution of church singing, as well as the role of the conductor in building fluidity of harmony, nuances, and choral blend.�
The Russian Orthodox Church Musicians� Conference is an international event that brings together choir members and conductors to explore the wealth and beauty of Russian Orthodox Church music. Participants gain practical and theoretical knowledge and experience through lectures, workshops and rehearsals, which culminate in festive services.
An �early bird� discount is available through July 1st ($50 off full registration, double occupancy).
More information here.