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Posi Music Festival

5 Days of Amazing Events!

For Music Directors, Artists & Fans!

February 22 – 26, 2018

The festival registration price of $325 includes 3 communal lunches. A service charge of $6.95 will be applied to registrations.

Group rates are available for 3 or more from same church.

The beautiful Tampa Marriott Westshore

Hotel Conference Rate is $138 plus tax per night and each room can sleep up to 4 people.

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Experience the most awesome gathering of Posi Music artists on the planet!

  • Nightly concerts

  • The wildly popular Pajama Jam acoustic music showcases

  • Workshops and keynotes 

  • Song circles

  • Namaste Cafe (share a song)

  • Conference Chorus and ensembles. 

  • And the 13th Annual emPower Posi Awards

The Schedule of Events Is Coming Soon! Check Out the 2017 Schedule Below!!

4:00-6:00 PM
6:00-7:00 PM Orientation with Karen Drucker, Harold Payne, Richard Mekdeci, Sue Riley, and others
7:00-8:30 PM Grace Note Presentation by the Music Team: Greg Tamblyn - recipient
8:30-10:30 Namaste Cafe hosted by David Roth 8:30-10:30.  Share a song.  Sign up sheets in bookstore

8:30-9:15 AM Greet the Day Music: 

Morning Music, announcements, inspirational reading

9:30-11:30 AM Keynote: 
11:45 AM-1:00 PM Communal Lunch around the pool
1:00-2:30 PM Workshops:

2:45-4:15 PM Workshops:

  1. Melinda Wood Allen:  Posi World Chorus Rehearsal
  2. David Ezell:  Ensembles

4:30-6:45 PM Dinner on your own
7:00 PM “All Music Matters” Concert featuring this year’s Honorable Mentions

Concert includes:  
10:00 PM-Midnight Pajama Jams.  Acoustic music in themed hotel rooms.  Our signature event.

Performers include: Daniel Nahmod, Karen Drucker, David Roth, Harold Payne, Jana Stanfield, JD Martin, Jan Garrett, Claudia Carawan, Glen Roethel, Marcy Baruch, Faith Rivera, FloydLula, Tom Kimmel, Freebo, StoweGood, Sue Riley, Richard Mekdeci, and many others "up close and personal" in this fun evening of music.

8:30-9:15 AM Greet The Day Music:  - Morning Music, Announcements, and inspirational readings
9:30-11:30 AM Keynote: 
11:45 AM-1:00 PM Communal Lunch
1:00-2:30 PM Workshops:

2:45-4:15 PM Workshops:

  1. Melinda: Posi World Chorus Rehearsal
  2. David Ezell: Ensembles

4:00-5:00 PM Meet the Artists: CD and Book Signings
5:00-6:45 PM Dinner on your own
7:00 PM Mega PosiPalooza! Featuring Past Year's Nominees

Concert includes:  Eddie Watkins JR, Marcy Baruch, Freebo, Glen Roethel, Dawn Kerlin, Tom Kimmel, Karen Drucker, David Roth, Faith Rivera, Jan and JD, Jana Stanfield, Anthony Burbidge, FloydLula, Richard Mekdeci, Sue Riley, and others.
9:30-11:30 PM Namaste Cafe hosted by Jana Stanfield. Share a song. Sign up sheet in the bookstore

10:00 AM Ensemble rehearsal
11:00 AM-Noon "Faith Lift"  with special music
12:30-2:00 PM "Posi Festival Banquet" featuring ensembles and special music
3:00-4:30 PM Workshops:​

  1. Song Circles: Sign up in the bookstore. Share a song in a safe and intimate circle. Song circle leaders: Jana Stanfield, Marcy Baruch, David Roth

7:00 PM 13th Annual Posi Awards Concert

Concert includes:  
9:30 PM After-Awards Backstage Celebration - $10 ticketed event with a cash bar. Join the artists for live music, singing, dancing, and celebrating this year's Nominees.

9:30 AM 
Closing Circle and Heart Sing


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Last year's emPower Posi Music Festival,  was a jam packed weekend of music, workshops, and fun.  Here's what some of the attendees are saying about the experience.

"Just want to send you a big hug of appreciation for the Posi gathering. It was really amazing. What a thrill to see so many remarkable artists working together to make such meaningful music. We loved it."  (Flossie Ernzen, Licensed Unity Teacher)

"I am SO enriched by the Posi Festival.. thank you so much!"  (Linda Chubbuck, performing artist)

"You organize a really amazing event—I met so many terrific folks whom I can't wait to see again."  (Jeff Brown)

"I feel so blessed to be in this tribe of amazingly gifted, generous, funny, and inspiring people."  (Karen Drucker, Posi artist)