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In these waning days of August, many of our students have begun classes or will do so within the next week or two. For those of us who sing in choirs or direct them, our rehearsal year will soon…
While July may be a month for many of us to relax, vacation, read, or have a cherished “staycation,” the news in the world of the organ and church music does not slacken! Our newsletter today brings…
‘Tis the season for many of us to attend a convention! What a choice of organ and carillon conventions this summer across the country. I enjoy reading on Facebook of many people traveling to attend a…
Memorial Day is just around the corner, and summer officially begins. For many of us, this is a time when the choir season or the academic year has ended or at least slackens to the point that we can…
In this last week of April, many of our readers are recuperating from a very busy time as church musicians, having presented a considerable amount of music between Palm Sunday and Easter. We hope…
Our 20 Under 30 Class of 2017 honorees were revealed at our website on March 1. If you have not yet visited the website to familiarize yourself with these people who are our future, I encourage you…
As you know, nominations for The Diapason’s 20 Under 30 Class of 2017 closed on February 1. We received 112 nominations for young women and men. The staff of The Diapason is grateful to all who…
This is my first newsletter to you since I became Editor of THE DIAPASON at the beginning of this month. I look forward to sharing with you many, many interesting items in upcoming issues of our…
Welcome to THE DIAPASON eNEWS. This month we wrap up the year 2016 and we look forward to the one to come.  Watch for announcements of upcoming changes in our January 2017 issue. Our 2017 class of 20…
“20 under 30” nominations will soon open. Nominations are open from December 1 through February 1 for our “20 under 30” Class of 2017. Submit nominations at TheDiapason.com (click on “20 under 30”),…