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Below you will find last year's schedule. The schedule for 2008 will be posted as soon as the details are finalyzed.


Dr. Diane Schneider, vibration medicine specialist in the Mayo System, will present her unique perspective on the healing power of music, especially at end of life. TO BOOK A PRIVATE LESSON, call her at 904-829-1542.

* Ken Anoff returns with his dynamic drumming workshop -- drums for everyone!TO BOOK A PRIVATE LESSONS, call him at 904-322-7130.

* Dr. Jodi Lowe, Physical Therapist, teaches musicians how to prevent injuries while playing their instruments.

* Nancy Bick Clark from Newport KY is a popular and well-loved Celtic harpist who will present workshops on Celtic Spirituality and Song, for all levels. TO BOOK A PRIVATE her at 513-675-5670.

2006 Retreat Participants

FRIDAY, JUNE 29, 2007
3 - 4 pm  Registration & welcome, set up instruments, at Cultural Arts Center (CAC) - CD/sheetmusic sales table open
4 - 5:30 pm  Making Music & Peace 
                       -  Diane Schneider
5:30 - 7 pm  Dinner on your own
7:15 - 8:30 pm  Celtic Spirituality &   Song -  Nancy Bick Clark
8:30 - 9:30 Labyrinth open with harps
9:15 am  Morning Song; Music, the Brain & Playing without Injury -  Jodi Lowe
10:45      Beach breezes break!
11:05 - 12:35 Celtic Music Workshop -
                       Nancy Bick Clark
12:35 - 2:15  Lunch, free time--Music sales table open
2:15 - 3:45  Drumming Workshop -
                       Ken Anoff
3:45 - 4       Break (Music sales table open)
4:00 - 5:30  Music Opens the Horizon at End of Life - Diane Schneider & special guest Rize Cole
5:30   Dinner/Evening free -
   1) Center remains open for playing together; sales table open til 5:30. 
   2) Optional lessons with Nancy & Ken (advance sign up)
   3) Optional excursions, ie. Historic District Spanish Taberna to hear sea chanteys by "The Bilge Rats"...Cafe Spain for flamenco dancing... other options TBA.  See your tourism materials & also visit: or
SUNDAY, JULY 1 (morning free til 10:30--to walk, tour, or, ask Diane about houses of worship)
7:30 am  (Optional for those who sign up on Fri.) Depart motel for playing at 8:30 Mass at Corpus Christi Church on US 1; all invited to attend, even if not playing. Diane will cantor & lead music.
We will open the Center about 9 am for those who wish to practice.
10:30 - 11:30 am  Group Music Review, Farewell Circle -   Nancy, Diane, Ken
11:30 - 1:00 pm  Lunch and move instruments to Pavilion for concert
1 - 1:30 pm  Tune & prepare at Pavilion 
1:30 - 2:30  Open-air Concert in         Pavilion -- soloists/duos,trios will sign up previously
2:30 - 3:00  Pack up, Final farewells! 

Fees and Registration

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