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Curating Congregational Song

An online course designed as an introduction to selecting, organizing, and attending to the leadership of congregational song. Taught by Paul Ryan through Calvin University.


Wednesday, July 7 - Wednesday, July 28, 2021


online event

This online (one-credit) course will introduce students to the wide diversity of congregational song and help students develop pastoral virtues and approaches to choosing songs for a congregational context. We will discuss possibilities for organizing a theologically and culturally balanced song list for a given community, and students will learn to identify the leadership skills needed to facilitate active congregational participation in singing.

No synchronous engagement is planned. Take the course at your pace and convenience.

Taught by Paul Ryan. 

Audit rate = $278
Calvin University credit = $555

The register now button takes you to a simple Calvin University guest application page. Please list your course selection as
“CMS 251B: Curating Congregational Song”

Payment and further instructions will come from Calvin University.