11/03/2018 all-day
Lenoir-Rhyne University
625 7th Ave NE
$45.00 ($20 full-time students)
Ryan Luhrs

Online registration for this event is now closed. Walk-ins are welcome!

Registration and the opening morning prayer will take place in LRU’s beautiful Grace Chapel. There are multiple lots and street parking within walking distance of the chapel. https://www.lr.edu/about/campusmap


Doing more with less: Paperless music in congregational and choral settings. Sessions will seek to empower church musicians to use paperless music as a means to expand their congregation’s repertoire of song and/or breathe new life into small choirs. Attendees who register by October 10 will receive a copy of Singing in Community: Paperless Music for Worship ($11.95 value) at no extra cost.


8:30 – Registration
9:00 – Welcome and Morning Prayer
9:30 – Session I
10:30 – Break
10:45 – Session II
11:45 – Lunch
1:00 – Session III
2:30 – Break
3:00 – All Saints Worship* (open to public, led by Lenoir-Rhyne A Cappella Choir)

*this program will also take place Friday, Nov. 2, 7:30p in Grace Chapel


Martha Burford – Director of Church Music for Grace Episcopal Church, Lexington, VA. Martha has taught with and served on the Central Virginia Board of LPM (Leadership Program for Musicians), served on diocesan commissions in The Episcopal Church (TEC), and serves on the Standing Commission for Liturgy and Church Music for TEC. Martha leads retreats and has recently participated in the Diocese of Chicago’s Dream Tank song retreat and Virginia Theological Seminary’s Raising the Song Symposium.

Ryan Luhrs – Director of Choral Activities & Sacred Music Program Coordinator, Lenoir-Rhyne University, Hickory, NC
Full bio: https://www.lr.edu/academics/faculty-feed-major-pages/~const-id/4626