and, really, what are the rest of us supposed to do? (those of us dealing with the "average Catholic" on a daily basis, without our huge schola and sympathetic congregation...)
Cantor raises excellent points here, particular references to attitudes (as seen distinctly in the original thread quoted,) which seriously make me question whether or not I want to go to Colloquium this year.
practical issues, people.
(perhaps that's why Colloquium is called "Seven Days of Musical Heaven" --because most of us won't see anything like it while on this earth...)