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Mark W. Lawson is the President of MorningStar Music Publishers in St. Louis, MO, and has served in that capacity since 1998. He is active as a clinician, writer and conductor, and has produced many recordings of choral music and hymn festivals. Mr. Lawson was conductor of The Gateway Ringers, an auditioned community handbell group, from 1997-2003. He has conducted numerous youth choir and handbell festivals in several states, and has been responsible for developing several important choral series in his capacity at MorningStar. Mr. Lawson has contributed written material to numerous music periodicals and books over the last 20 years. Mr. Lawson has a degree in Music Education from Southwest Baptist University, and a Masters of Church Music degree from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.