Advance registration is now closed. Walk-ins are welcome the day of the event.
Event will be held in the Chapel – participants may enter either the main doors to the church or the side door near the Chapel.
Tools & Tips for Choirs
Come get a head start on planning for the 2018-2019 church year! We will have two reading sessions offering musical selections appropriate for the church year and focused on smaller church choirs. We will offer effective rehearsal tips to help you bring out the best in your choirs. Get ideas on Psalms and resources to expand your use of the Psalms in worship.
This event is being held in partnership with Leadership Program for Musicians–Virginia and the Center for Liturgy and Church Music.
10:00 Morning Prayer and Reading Session 1
11:00 Effective Rehearsal Techniques
12:00 Lunch (provided)
1:00 Psalm Techniques and Resources
2:00 Reading Session 2 and Closing Prayer
Ellen Johnston is the Music Director at the Church of the Holy Comforter, Episcopal and serves as the Coordinating Consultant for the Center of Liturgy and Music at Virginia Theological Seminary.
Kevin Barger is the Director of Music at Epiphany Evangelical Lutheran Church since 1997 and currently is the President-Elect for the Association of Lutheran Church Musicians.