Children's Choir Festival 2020
On Saturday, March 7, 2020, 65 children from around the diocese came together at St. Peter Church, E 17th and Superior to spend a day rehearsing with Teri Larson, from St. Mary's Basilica in Minneapolis, to prepare for the 4:30 Mass at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist. A good time was had by all.
Diocesan Musicians Retreat, February 22, 2020
All musicians of the diocese were invited to a retreat at the seminary in Wickliffe for a day of preparation for our upcoming lenten journey. 170 people were part of this event. Presenters were Gary Echt, a licensed counselor; and Fr. Peter Morris, Parochial Vicar, St. John Vianney, Mentor. A prayer service and recommitment ritual ended the day.
February 2020 Brown Bag Lunches
Our Brown Bag Lunches were held at:
Our Lady of Grace, Macedonia, Don Grabowy, host
Holy Spirit, Avon Lake, Nathan Hetrick, host
St. Mary of the Assumption, Mentor, Claudia Woolard, host
Cathedral Square, Downtown, Jeanne Marie Miles, host
Children's Choir Festival, 2019
On March 16, 2019, Cleveland NPM sponsored a Children's Choir Festival at the Cathedral. Mark Doerries, from Notre Dame, South Bend, was the director/clinician.
St. Cecilia Sing 2018
Below are pictures of the St. Cecilia Sing, 2018, held at St. Sebastian Church in Akron on Sunday, November 18, at 5:00 PM. Six choirs were in attendance.
St. Cecilia Sing 2017
Below are Pictures of the St. Cecilia Sing, 2017, held at St. Noel in Willoughby Hills on Sunday, November 19, at 4:00 PM.