MVNU Goliards to present concert of "Blue Ribbon Winners"
April 26, 2012
MOUNT VERNON, Ohio --Goliards, MVNU's A Capella Chamber Choir, will be performing May 10 in Thorne performance Hall in the R.R. Hodges Chapel at 8 p.m.
Although it is not yet time for the county fair, several "Blue Ribbon" classics will be presented in a concert presented by MVNU's chamber choir, the Goliards; they will be under the direction of Virginia Cameron on Thursday, May 10 at 8:00 in Thorne Performance Hall in the R. R. Hodges Chapel.
This concert will be filled with familiar renaissance madrigal and motet masterpieces including those written by composers such as Ravenscroft, Purcell, Bennet, Wilbye, Morely, Gibbons, des Pres, Hassler, Billings, Banchieri and Schutz. The Goliards will also perform a group of spirituals and hymn tunes, and close with arrangements of some lighter, more familiar tunes including Billy Joel's "And So It Goes and Lullabye."
This concert is free and open to the public.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University is a private, four-year, intentionally Christian teaching university for traditional age students, graduate students and working adults. With a 400-acre main campus in Mount Vernon, Ohio, and several convenient Graduate and Professional Studies locations throughout the state, MVNU emphasizes academic excellence, spiritual growth and service to community and church. MVNU offers an affordable education to more than 2,600 students from 26 states and seven countries/U.S. territories.