The Annual DMMD Colloquium, held each year during winter Ordinary Time (before Lent!), provides a unique opportunity to explore a topic over the course of a number of sessions, as well as connecting again with your colleagues.  Designed to meet the needs of our DMMD members with more challenging topics,the Colloquium is now open toany leader of music ministry, including NPM/DMMD members, NPM members who are not DMMD members, and also those who are not yet members of NPM.


Creating Song from the Silence:
Making Impactful Music in the Liturgy

Clinician:  Peter Latona, DMA
February 10-12, 2020
Washington, DC

Join colleagues from across the nation at our annual Colloquium to learn and pray together under the guidance of one of the country’s preeminent liturgical musicians. Peter Latona will share his convictions and expertise about our vocation, cutting to the heart of what sacred music in the liturgy is and should be. We will spend our second day together at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, ending with Evening Prayer with the musical leadership of the Schola from the Basilica. Don’t miss this exceptional opportunity to refresh your mind and spirit, gaining insights and inspiration for your ministry in your own communities.

Registration is open to all.  Discounted rates available to NPM/DMMD members and NPM members who are not part of DMMD.

Register early for the lowest rates!

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2020 Colloquium Registration Form (pdf)

2020 Colloquium Brochure (pdf) - Share with your DMMD Colleagues!

Schedule Overview (pdf)