This Master Class and Musical Retreat will focus on the role of the church musician in the spiritual life of a community and the spiritual challenges in the work of a church musician.

  • How does church singing affect our spiritual life?
  • Is there a difference between praying in church and singing in church?
  • How do we approach the spiritual difficulties we face as church musicians?

Application Deadline EXTENDED –
May 31, 2014

Master Class Choir: Open Enrollment! No Audition Necessary!
Conductor’s Audition Deadline – May 25
Chamber Choir Audition Deadline – June 1

Click here for audition instructions, program schedule, and more detailed information.

Please contact us with any questions or concerns.

✓ Three Levels of Participation: Conductors, Singers, and Auditors
✓ Full Choir open to all and Select (Chamber) Choir by audition
✓ Conductors receive private coaching from Maestro Gorbik
✓ Daily Lunch Lecturer: Igumen Sergius, Abbot of St. Tikhon’s Monastery
On Church Singing and Spiritual Health
✓ Closing Lecture and Discussion: Igumen Sergius and Maestro Gorbik
This master class is open to all applicants ages 12 and over.
Minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

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