Colloquium 2019 Registration

Monday, July 1 through Saturday, July 6, 2019

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Welcome to our registration page!

Here you can select:

  • the right registration option for you
  • Chant On Tap tickets
  • Final Lunch tickets and Special dietary requests for banquets



  • all instructional events: workshops, lectures, and choir rehearsals
  • opening banquet on Monday evening

These are the four tuition options for registration:

  1. Members and non-members
    Members can save $50 by using a coupon code in the “shopping cart”. You can find the code in any 2018 or 2019 Sacred Music Journal, or you can contact the CMAA office.
  2. Seminarians and Students
  3. Join CMAA:
    Combination membership and registration (US/CA residents)
  4. Join CMAA:
    Combination membership and registration (other countries)

Special situations: *Do you need the day rate because you will attend only for a few days? Would you like to bring a companion who may attend all events except breakouts and choir rehearsals? Download this registration form and pay by check.

Chant On Tap Tickets

Make plans to join us for a lively panel discussion among three of our esteemed faculty members as they discuss the differences between Mocquereau and Cardine and their approach to Gregorian Chant on the 4th of July. This event will be held in the Chancery Building in the Dining Facility on the top floor. Snacks and drinks (beer, wine and soft drinks) will be served. Space is limited for this event. Tickets will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis until capacity is reached. (Note: This is not included with your registration).

Closing Lunch Tickets

Will you be able to join us for the closing lunch on Saturday? This lunch is by ticket only (not included with your registration) and will be held at the Chancery Auditorium following the closing Mass.

Special meals
Have particular dietary requirements?

Request special meals at the banquets on Monday and/or Saturday (e.g., vegan, gluten-free):

Special requirements

*Do you need to purchase an extra ticket to the opening banquet for a guest? Download this registration form  and pay by check.

Payments by check or Installments

If you prefer to pay for tuition, final lunch or special meals by check or in installments, your deposit of $75 is due now. In order to attend, full payment for early registration is due by March 1st; regular registration is due by May 10th. After May 10th, full payment is due with your registration. If you have questions about a balance due, please contact us at

REGISTRATION FORM (pdf download)

Checks should be made payable to CMAA and mailed to CMAA, 2014 Corn Drive, Las Cruces, NM 88001.

Note: CMAA members can save $50 on registration. If you do not know the member coupon code, E-mail Janet Gorbitz or call 505-263-6298. If you register as a non-member, you will not receive your $50 discount.

Why not join CMAA today? Click this link.

Questions? E-mail or call us (505-263-6298).

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS are available at the Sonesta Philadelphia Downtown Rittenhouse Square, 1800 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19103, Phone: (800) 766-3782. Rooms are available at the special conference price of $129 per room per night, plus tax, for single or double rooms, up to occupancy of four per room. Make your reservation before June 10, 2019 to get the special group rate. Please use the link for reservations with the room block. Guests will also receive a 25% discounted parking rate for the duration of their stay and complimentary wireless internet service in all guest rooms.

Amenities in this smoke-free hotel include:
Concierge, Art Bar, Lobby Cafe, Art Gallery, Seasonal outdoor rooftop swimming pool on our 8th floor, open daily from 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM, from Memorial Day to Labor Day, 24-hour business center with computer, printer, free Wi-Fi, copy and fax machines, 24-hour on-site fitness center, Complimentary access to neighboring Philadelphia Sports Club, In-room dining, In-room safe, Wireless high-speed internet access, Feather/fragrance free rooms available upon request.

Transportation to the Sonesta Hotel: TRANSPORTATION

Interested in sharing a room with another participant? Email us at  to get more information.