Western American Diocese
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23rd Russian Orthodox Church Musicians’ Conference in Santa Rosa, CA, Announces Schedule

The 23rd Russian Orthodox Church Musicians’ Conference to be held from October 8 – 12, 2014, is announcing special rates and scheduled activities.

Thanks to a grant from the Russian American Women’s League, special rates for hotel registration, including $525.00 for double occupancy, extended through September 7!

Other rates are as follows:

Commuter’s day rate: $125.00

Weekend rate: $195.00

Any two days: $195.00

For more information and registration visit
ROCMC 23rd Conference

ROCMC 2014 ~ Conference Agenda

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

3:00pm Conference Check-in/Registration begins  
6:00 pm - 10:00pm Welcome Reception at hotel  


Thursday, October 9th, 2014,

8:00 am - 9:00pm

Creating Viable Arrangements
of Russian Liturgical Music
in the English Language
Nicholas Custer
  Improving Choral Sound
Through Rehearsal Technique
Irina Shachneva
  Lecture: Composers P. Chesnokov,
A. Nikolski, and A. Grechaninov
  Rehearsals, three meals  


Friday, October 10th, 2014

8:00 am - 6:00 pm Breath and Voice, One Spirit (Vocal Technique) Marika Kuzma
  Solfeggio Andrei Roudenko
  Rehearsals, two meals. Evening free.  


Saturday, October 11th, 2014

8:00 am - 4:00 pm Choir Conducting Master Classes Peter Jermihov
  Lecture: Church Singing: A Pastor's Perspective Rev. Lawrence Margitich
  Rehearsals, two meals  
6:00 pm Vigil at Saints Peter & Paul Church Dinner in the parish hall


Sunday, October 12th, 2014

9:30 am - 12:30 pm Hierarchical Liturgy Farewell Banquet hosted by Saints Peter & Paul Church
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