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Music Texas



Music Texas 

June 17th - 19th, 2019 

Held at the Doubletree DFW in Irving, Texas 



$299 Director includes meal and packets

$199 Associate includes meals and packets

Meals include danish and coffee each morning, lunch every day and dinner both Monday and Tuesday evening

FREE packets of all the music read through out the week


Reserve your room today at the Doubletree DFW by calling 972-929-8181

Mention Kempkes Music Texas for your negotiated rate of $133 

Free shuttle to and from the airport / Free parking 


Music Texas is a 3-day choral music event for the music directors and worship leaders.

Featuring Brentwood, Word Music, Lillenas, PraiseGathering, Lifeway's FirstWorship, Hope, Shawnee, Lorenz, Medallion, Little Big Stuff Music, Integrity Music, and more! 

Premiere of Medallion's new Christmas work "Love Made A Way' by Rose Aspinall and Mary McDonald 

Emcee Mary McDonald




    The Kempke on-site Music Store 8:00am - 6:00pm
9:00am   Registration opens for Music Texas - Coffee provided
10:0am   Welcome from Shirley Kempke and Mary McDonald
10:00am 11:00am Reading Session 1 
11:00am   Introductions
11:00am 12:00pm  Reading Session 2
12:00pm 1:00pm Lunch and Browse Exhibits
1:00pm   Introductions and Drawing # 1
1:00pm 2:30pm  Reading Session 3 
2:30pm   Introductions
2:30pm 3:30pm Reading Session 4
3:30pm 4:00pm Soda Break & Browse Exhibits
4:00pm   Introduction and Drawing # 2
4:00pm 5:00pm Reading Session 5 
5:00pm   Introductions
5:00pm 6:00pm Reading Session 6
    Tuesday June 18th
    The Kempke on-site Music Store 8:00am - 5:00pm
8:30am   Coffee and Pastries provided
9:00am 9:30am Morning Worship - Jason Lovins
9:30am 10:30am Reading Session 7
10:30am   Introductions
10:30am 11:45am Reading Session 8 
11:45am 12:05pm Artist Spotlight - Foto Sisters
12:05pm 1:00pm Lunch provided & Browse Exhibits
1:00pm   Introductions and Drawing # 3
1:00pm 2:30pm Reading Session 9
2:30pm 3:00pm Soda Break & Browse Exhibits
3:00pm   Introductions and Drawing # 4
3:00pm 4:30pm Reading Session 10
4:30pm   Introductions
4:30pm 5:00pm Reading Premiere Session 11
5:00pm 6:00pm Dinner Provided
6:00pm 6:45pm Premiere
6:45pm 7:30pm Evening Worship 
    Wednesday June 19th
    The Kempke on-site Music Store 8:00am - 4:00pm
8:30am   Coffee and Pastries provided
9:00am 9:30am Morning Worship w Randy Vader & Jay Rouse
9:00am 10:30am Reading Session 12
10:30am   Introductions
10:30am 12:00pm

Reading Session 13

1:00pm Lunch & Browse Exhibits
1:00pm 2:00pm Reading Session 14
2:00pm   Introductions & Drawing # 5
2:00pm 3:00pm Reading Session 15
3:00pm 3:10pm

Reading Session 16

3:10pm 3:15pm Vendor Drawings, Drawing for Free Registration & $200 Gift Certificate for A/V



Preview of Music Texas 

Special thanks to John Bell for the great photography

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