MMF celebrates its 60th Anniversary, during 2016.
On May 1, 1956, the Moravian Music Foundation, a nonprofit corporation, was chartered in North Carolina.

60 Weekly Moravian Music Historical Notes


The Moravian Music Foundation (MMF) preserves, celebrates, and cultivates the musical life of the Moravians. Click here to explore the significance of Moravian music and MMF’s mission and work. Click here for Moravian Music 101.

(above, early American tunebooks from the Irving Lowens Collection at MMF)

New Resource

Searchable Catalog

Moravian music collections, held by MMF, are being digitally cataloged. These records are being added to the WorldCat bibliographic catalog, which is a worldwide searchable database. The MMF online catalog (within WorldCat) is called GemeinKat.

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Laurel Ridge from the deck

Music on the Mountain

A Moravian Music Weekend
February 19, 20, 21, 2016
Higgins Lodge, Laurel Ridge Camp, Conference & Retreat Center
Randy Gibbs – Choral
Jeff Whitsett – Band


Moravian Choral Weekend

Rollins College and Winter Park, Florida
June 9 – 12, 2016

All singers welcome! Make music with others from around the country, share fun and fellowship, learn a variety of Moravian music, sing with an orchestra, and learn from experts in choral preparation and performance. The chorus will perform a concert with organ and orchestra, under the baton of John V. Sinclair. Sing again, for worship, Sunday morning. INFO & REGISTRATION

Rollins College

Rollins College, Winter Park, FL



 Easter Cantata by Ernst W. Wolf
Bach Festival Singers and Rollins College Singers, John V. Sinclair, conductor.

Worship & Praise

Moravian Music Sunday

April 24, 2016

Moravian Music Sunday is celebrated on the fifth Sunday of Easter, which, in 2016, is April 24.

Materials designed to assist your worship planning team in the preparation for Moravian Music Sunday are available for downloading on the Moravian Music Foundation’s website.


The Foundation supports two performing/recording level choral ensembles:

 Moramus Chorale
Winston-Salem, NC

Unitas Chorale
Lehigh Valley, PA

Both choral groups are accepting new members for 2016.

Lunchtime Lectures

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