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CONCERTS AND FESTIVALS

CALIFORNIA

Pasadena

May 19

The Rosary Bowl-the largest outdoor celebration of the rosary in Southern California for nearly fifty years. Theme: "A World at Prayer Is a World of Peace." Place: The Rose Bowl, Pasadena. Sponsored by Holy Cross Family Ministries, Family Theater Productions, and the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. For more information, phone (800) 874-0999; e-mail: info@rosarybowl.org; web: www.rosarybowl.org.

MICHIGAN

Grand Rapids

April 20-21

Concert and workshop with David Haas. Place: Holy Family Church. Contact Pat Catlin at (616) 891-1160.

NEW YORK

New York

March 21

"A Celtic Spiritual Evening": Liam Lawton performing at Carnegie Hall. The concert will feature Stephen Petrunak directing a festival choir comprised of several NPM choirs and choristers. Tickets are limited; please call the Carnegie Hall box office at (212) 247-7800 or visit http://www.carnegiehall.org online for tickets. To join the festival choir on stage, please contact John Hale at Classic Choir Tours: (313) 565-8888.

OHIO

Bellefontaine

April 13-14

Concert and workshop with David Haas and Lori True. Place: St. Patrick Church. Contact Kathy LeVan at (937) 592-1656.

CONFERENCES

CALIFORNIA

March 2-4

Anaheim

Los Angeles Religious Education Congress. Theme: "Stand in the Light/Permanecer en la luz." Youth Day March 1. Thirty workshops on liturgy and music. Additional information online: http://recongress.org/.

INDIANA

Notre Dame

June 11-13

Notre Dame Center for Liturgy Conference. Theme: "A Day for the Lord: Sign of Contradiction?" Plenary speakers include Hindy Najman, Calinic Berger, Owen Cummings, Frederick Bauerschmidt, and Lawrence Cunningham. Breakout sessions, prayer, Eucharist, banquet, and events. Place: Center for Continuing Education, McKenna Hall, University of Notre Dame du Lac. Contact: Notre Dame Center for Liturgy, 1224 Hesburgh Library, Notre Dame, IN 46556. Phone: (574) 631-5435; fax: (574) 631-8553; web: liturgy.nd.edu.

MARYLAND

Baltimore

April 10-13

104th Annual National Catholic Educational Association Convention and Exposition. Theme: "Anchor of Faith, Harbor of Light." Place: Baltimore Convention Center. Additional information at the NCEA website: http://www.ncea.org/events/ConventionExposition.asp.

MINNESOTA

Collegeville

June 25-28

Liturgical Music Conference 2007. Theme: "Liturgical Music Ministry: The Duality of Rich Spiritual Formation and Practical Pastoral Approaches." Place: St. John's University, Collegeville. Theology, liturgy, music technique sessions, studio music lessons, repertoire, prayer, and retreat time. Co-directed by Dr. Kim Kasling and Dr. Lynn Trapp. For additional information, contact Deb Guertin at (320) 363-2862; e-mail: dguertin@csbsju.edu.

St. Paul

July 31-August 5

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