The Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Gospel Music Workshop of America will present its monthly musicale tonight (April 20), at 7 p.m. at the Riverside Campus of Salt Lake Community College, 1040 W. 700 South.

The presentation is part of a series of Gospel Explosion Seminars conducted each month by the chapter. Local students will sing songs taught by professional recording artists and musicians from the organization's national staff. Among the schools participating in this weekend's sessions will be Bryant Intermediate, North Davis Junior High, Bountiful High and Granger High Schools.On May 11 the chapter will host a Utah High School Choral Music Competition at the Salt Palace. Prizes range from $1,000 to $250. For information and applications contact Joyce M. Gray, principal, Roosevelt Elementary School, 3225 S. 800 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84106.

The chapter will also host the organization's national convention Aug. 10-16 at the Salt Palace.