deanne tumpich | recording secretary
Deanne Tumpich has been involved in Music and Liturgy for about fifty years, the last thirty-six in the Archdiocese of Chicago. She completed her Bachelor's Degree in Music at DePaul University and her Master's Degree in Pastoral Studies from Loyola University. Deanne served as Director of Music in a number of parishes in the Midwest. Her last parish served in the Archdiocese of Chicago was St. Julie Billiart in Tinley Park, for twenty-five years. The position included work with adult, children and handbell choirs, cantors and accompanists, instrumentalists and a Parish Orchestra for Christmas. Most importantly, the commitment of encouraging the assembly to participate in beautiful and meaningful sung prayer. Deanne is a member of NPM, serves on the Central Music Staff at ODW and belongs to Southwest Pastoral Musicians.
linda cerabona | Mundelein Seminary Liaison
LINDA M. CERABONA, MUS, MA, is the Director of Music and Organist of the University of St. Mary of the Lake, Mundelein Seminary in the Archdiocese of Chicago.
Bachelor of Music and Master of Arts with a Professional Concentration in Roman Catholic Music; De Paul University, Chicago. Organist, pianist, and choir directorsince 1967 serving in various parishes in the Archdiocese of Chicago and the Diocese of Joliet (1968-2005). Producer of two compact discs for Mundelein Seminary: Cantate Domino/Sing to the Lord (Diaconate Ordination 2008) Venite Adoremus Dominum (Christmas 2010). Co-authored “Praise God with Full Voice; Sacred Music, Mundelein Seminary, and the Global Church” The Bridge; Winter/Spring 2011. Co-authored “Remembering Father Richard J. Wojcik”, The Bridge; Spring/Summer 2013. Founding member and advisor for the Joliet Chapter of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians (2002). Member of American Guild of Organists Hospitality Committee for National AGO Convention in Chicago (the summer of 2006); Chicago Theater Organ Enthusiasts (CATOE); Ex officio member of the Office for Divine Worship for the Archdiocese of Chicago; Mundelein Sacred Music Exhibit Committee 2007; Mundelein Mission and Culture--Seminarian and Faculty Committee, 2008-2013. Coordinator of the Acquisition, installation, Blessing and Dedicationof E. M. Skinner Organ, Opus 621 (1926) for the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception, 2012-2014, and the Cardinal Mundelein Wurlitzer Theater Organ console restoration and Rededication, 2011-2014.
Rev. Bradley A. Zamora | Clergy Liaison
Rev. Bradley A. Zamora, B.A. in Philosophy, Loyola University Chicago. S.T.B., University of Saint Mary of the Lake. M.Div., University of Saint Mary of the Lake. Director of Liturgy and Instructor in the Department of Liturgy and Music (2015-present) University of Saint Mary of the Lake/Mundelein Seminary. Associate Pastor and Director of Liturgy (2014-2017) Holy Name Cathedral. Coordinator, Nightfever Chicago (2013-present). Former Director of Music, Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 2005-2007. Former Choir Director and Organist, St. Barbara Catholic Church, 2006-2008. Member of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians. Member of the Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions. Associate Member of the Patron of the Arts in Vatican Museums.