January 28 – March 18, 2010

10:30 AM – 12 Noon

Lunch with the presenters follows each class
Classes are held on the lower level of the Cathedral in the St. Cecilia Chapel

Registration: $185 (this includes lunch following each session)

JohnRomeri.NEWJanuary 28, 2010
Dr. John A. Romeri                THE ORATORIO, an overview
Director of Music Archdiocese of St. Louis
Executive & Artistic Director St. Louis Cathedral Concerts


Kathryn_Smith_BowersFebruary 4, 2010

Dr. Kathryn Smith Bowers        Jephte by Carissimi & Handel and Judith by HH Parry
Director of Choral Activities
Webster University


spargerFebruary 11, 2010
Dr. A. Dennis Sparger           Creation by Haydn
Music Director
Bach Society of St. Louis




jc4webFebruary 18, 2010
Dr. Jeffrey Carter                   Dream of Gerontius by Elgar
Chair of the Department of Music
Webster University

NO Class on February 25th because of the St. Louis French Festival


hughmacdonaldMarch 4, 2010
Dr. Hugh Macdonald            Mount of Olives by Beethoven
Avis Blewett Professor, Head of Musicology
Washington University in St. Louis



PetersphotoMarch 11, 2010
Andrew Peters                   Elijah & St. Paul by Mendelssohn
Director of Music
Second Presbyterian Church




kaiser2colorMarch 18, 2010
Amy Kaiser                           Messiah by Handel
Saint Louis Symphony Chorus