Listen to a spiritual, based on an Old Testament story, studied in the Music in Christian Worship course taught by Dr. Wilma Bailey on Tuesday, 6/14. This video is publicly available on the PBS website: La-Selle Allen, Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho, American Spiritual Ensemble PBS KET (at about 19:25-23 minute markers), recorded on […]
CMI Spring Newsletter 2022
CMI celebrates the life of Susan Palo Cherwien, musician, poet, hymnwriter, and mourns her loss with her husband, David Cherwien, and their family. A December 31 service that both celebrates her life and is a tribute to the worship she nurtured can be found at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ZDkzI9vtFw. Her obituary is at https://www.startribune.com/obituaries/detail/0000412530/.
CMI Winter Newsletter 2021
CMI welcomes Dr. Rene Schmidt to its staff as Director of Libraries and Associate Director of CMI in January, 2022. Dr. Robert Mann’s book, The Church Sings Its Faith, will be published by GIA early in 2022. Yearlong topical sessions on Saturday mornings will continue, bringing expertise on many topics and shared experiences, wisdom, and […]