Rita Capezzi is in her third and final year of seminary at Meadville Lombard Theological School, is a candidate for Ministry with the UUA, and serves as a ministerial intern at the UU Church of Canandaigua (supervised by Rev. Joel!). In a former life, Rita was an English professor at Canisius College in Buffalo.
This service features thematic music by Rita's daughter, Helen Lowry, a graduate of SUNY Fredonia and alto soloist and section leader at Unitarian Universalist Church of Buffalo, NY. Helen is accompanied by Paul Zanolli, a professor of Mathematics at Erie Community College, member of the Buffalo church's Music Ministry Team, and an accomplished musician on more than one instrument.