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DMMD Presenters in Grand Rapids

As you plan your convention itinerary, plan to attend the presentation of one of our members.  We have a great deal of knowledge to share with each other – and it’s a great way to see some of talented members in a different light!  The following people are presenting this year:

David Anderson
- E-02   Marriage at Sunday Mass: Blending Rites, Considering Options

Tim Dyksinski 
E-01   Lectionary Anthem Project Year C, Part 1
- F-01   Lectionary Anthem Project Year C, Part 2

Alan Hommerding 
C-02   Music in the New Rite of Marriage
D-06   From Piano to Organ? Yes!
F-13   Crafting Texts for Worship

Steven Janco 
C-10   Music and the Shape of the Liturgy
F-04   Clergy and Musician Communication
Maria Nieva 
A-04   Asian Pacific Musicians and Communities
Angela Stramglia 
A-06   Young Adult Musicians and Worshipers
E-05   Challenges Facing Campus Ministry, Different from Parish Ministry
F-05   Ministry to and with Young Adults
Charles Thatcher 
D-03   Introducing Chant into Your Parish: The Communion Antiphon and Psalm, Part 1
E-03   Introducing Chant into Your Parish: The Communion Antiphon and Psalm, Part 2
Lynn Trapp 
B-10   Organ Repertoire for the Liturgical Year
D-10   Organ Music in Worship: Registration
F-10   Conducting from the Organ

I-03 DMMD Institute
Clinician: Pearl Shangkuan
Flyer (pdf file)

Learn from an outstanding conductor and educator!
Perform with the Grand Rapids Symphony Orchestra!
Experience high-quality music with your DMMD colleagues!

Monday, July 6, 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Tuesday, July 7, 10:45 a.m.–12 p.m. and 3:15.–5:15 p.m.
Wednesday, July 8, 10:45 a.m.–12 p.m., 3:15–5:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m. concert call

Holst/Proulx - O God Beyond All Praising
Mark Thomas - Ave Maris Stella
Holst - Short Festival Te Deum
Schubert - "Kyrie & Gloria" from Mass in G
Hopp - O God We Kneel Before Your Throne

The Conductor

Dr. Pearl Shangkuan is an associate professor of Music at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where she directs three choirs and teaches Choral Conducting and Choral Literature. She is also the music editor of the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship music series, published by GIA. Prior to her appointment at Calvin College, she taught at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, and at the Westminster Conservatory of Music at Rider University. She has served as clinician and conductor for festivals, conferences, workshops and concerts in the USA, Canada, Australia, and throughout Asia. She earned a Bachelor of Music in Church Music and Master of Music in Choral Conducting from Westminster Choir College, and a Doctor of Musical Arts in Choral Conducting from Rutgers University.

Contact Dr. Patricia Lamb, DMMD Education Chair, DMMDInstitute2015@gmail.com

Flyer (pdf file)



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