The 26th Sacred Music Colloquium of the Church Music Association of America began Monday evening in St. Louis. At the City Center Hotel, participants enjoyed a festive reception and dinner
and were welcomed by chaplain Rev. Robert Pasley, the rector of Mater Ecclesiae Church in Berlin, NJ; and by our president, Prof. William Mahrt (Stanford).
The evening was made complete by a concert at the City Library, presented by Pro Arte Saint Louis,the early music ensemble conducted and co-founded by CMAA vice president Horst Buchholz.