August 25, 2019
Many Rhythms, One Prayer 
Diversos Ritmos, Una Sola Oración
Day of Formation for Church Musicians
September 7, 2019  from 9am to 3pm 

The Diocesan Pastoral Center at Cathedral Square
192 S. Stone Ave., #2
Tucson, AZ 85701 
For all parish musicians, choir leaders, singers, instrumentalists, and liturgy planners. Come learn from nationally-recognized composer and clinician on music ministry, Mr. Peter Kolar. From documents to proper selection of liturgical music, we’ll explore the many and complex aspects of music ministry, as well as learn new repertoire for your parish community. Don’t miss this unique opportunity!

Para todos los músicos, coros, cantantes, instrumentistas y planeadores de los cantos. Vengan a aprender con el Sr. Peter Kolar, quien es compositor y maestro reconocido a nivel nacional. Desde los documentos hasta la selección de música apropiada para la Misa, vamos a explorar los muchos aspectos de nuestro ministerio. Además, aprenderemos nuevo repertorio para su comunidad. ¡No se pierda esta oportunidad única!  
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Peter Kolar is the Editor for Spanish and Bilingual Resources for GIA Publications, Inc. An accomplished composer and pianist, his works include the bilingual mass setting, “Misa
Luna,” which was sung for the papal liturgy in Philadelphia, and a solo piano CD, “Variations.” Peter holds a Masters degree in music composition from Northwestern University and sits on the board of directors for the Southwest Liturgical Conference. He resides in El Paso, TX, where he is the Director of the El Paso Diocesan Choir.

Peter Kolar es el Editor de Recursos Bilingües y en Español en la casa editorial GIA Publications. Como compositor y pianista, sus obras incluyen la misa bilingüe, “Misa Luna,” que se cantó en la misa papal en Filadelfia, y un álbum de piano clásico, “Variaciones”. Peter tiene sus grados en composición musical de la Universidad Northwestern y es miembro de la mesa directiva de la Conferencia Litúrgica del Suroeste. Vive en El Paso, Texas, donde es el director del Coro Diocesano de El Paso.

The cost of the day of formation is $30. Please register before September 3 by contacting Jordan Ministry Team at (502) 623-2563 or at This event is co-sponsored by the Diocese of Tucson Office of Worship.