2020 Course Canceled
It is with a heavy heart that we have decided to cancel this year's St. Louis Course due to the coronavirus pandemic. Our number one priority is the health and safety of all our participants. Fear not…we will be back for 2021! Watch this website for an announcement of dates for next year's course! Stay safe.
Your RSCM St. Louis Family
2020 Course Information
2020 Course Overview
Participants: 25 boys and 25 girls, treble voices grade 4 and up; 25 adults and teens (altos, tenors, and basses)
Dates: July 13-19, 2020
Music Director: Robert Nicholls, Director of Music, First Presbyterian Church, Evansville, Ind.
Organist: Nick Quardokus, Assistant Organist, St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, New York, N.Y.
Residential Venue: Todd Hall Retreat Center, Columbia, Ill.
Evensong (Saturday) at Ladue Chapel Presbyterian Church, Ladue, Mo.
Mass (Sunday) at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis, Mo.
Course Fees: $600 for registrations received before April 1, 2020. $625 for registrations received after April 1. RSCM members receive a $25 discount
Contact: Br. Vincent Ignatius, OSB, Executive Director, or Debbie Smith, Registrar at firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, July 18, 2020
Ladue Chapel Presbyterian Church
9450 Clayton Road
Sunday, July 19, 2020
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
4431 Lindell Blvd
St. Louis, Missouri
A typical day includes lots of singing and lots of fun
7:40 a.m. Morning Prayer
8:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Sectional Rehearsals
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Sectional Rehearsals
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Rest period in rooms
2:00 p.m. Full Rehearsal
3:30 p.m. Sports & Activities
3:30 p.m. Adult Program
5:30 p.m. Dinner
6:30 p.m. Full Rehearsal
7:45 p.m. Evensong
8:30 p.m. Activities
9:45 p.m. Compline
10:30 p.m. Lights out
Other fun activities throughout the week include:
Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament
Ice Cream Trips
Game of Champions™
plus much more
Residential Venue: Todd Hall Retreat Center
The St. Louis Course is held at Todd Hall Retreat Center in Columbia, Ill. just across the Mississippi River from St. Louis. Campers share a room with one other camper. Adult single rooms are available. Todd Hall offers a quiet country atmosphere with large fields for playing games and peaceful paths for walks with friends and wild turkeys. There is also a labyrinth for prayer and meditation. For more info about Todd Hall, go to www.toddhallrc.org