2018 Annual Convention

July 9–13, 2018
Baltimore, Maryland

Make plans to attend our 41st Annual Convention in Baltimore, Maryland, July 9-13, 2018.

DMMD Institute2 
Begins Monday, July 9, at 9:00 am ▪ Clinician: Jerry Blackstone

Members of the Directors of Music Ministries Division will be under the direction of GRAMMY® Award winning conductor Jerry Blackstone, Director of Choirs and chair of the Department of Conducting at the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance, where he conducts the Chamber Choir, teaches conducting at the graduate level, and administers a choral program of eleven choirs. All participants will receive a list of music repertoire in advance and must come prepared. (Details on the music repertoire will be sent to participants upon their registration.) At the conclusion of the Institute, the participants under Dr. Blackstone’s direction will present a concert at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen, Wednesday, July 11, 7:00-8:00 pm. 
Pre-registration required, no on-site registration. Free to DMMD Members only.
Schedule: Monday, July 9, 9:00 am–1:45 pm; Tuesday, July 10, 10:30 am–Noon and 4:30–6:00 pm; Wednesday, July 11, 11:00 am–1:00 pm and 3:30–8:00 pm (Load buses at 3:00 pm, dinner at 5:30 pm on-site, evening concert).