MVNU Treble Singers Women's Choir & Chamber Winds in Joint Concert
May 6, 2014
MOUNT VERNON, Ohio - Treble Singers Women's Choir and Chamber Winds will present a joint spring concert titled "No Rocks A-Cryin'" on Tuesday, May 6, at 8 p.m. in Thorne Performance Hall in the R.R. Hodges Chapel. The concert is free and open to the public.
The Treble Singers will praise God with a wide variety of choral music from favorite composers such as Telemann and Rossini to contemporary Christian selections. They will also include songs from the United States, Europe, Brazil, and South Africa.
Chamber Winds will join the Treble Singers for several selections and also present their own program including "On a Hymnsong of Philip Bliss" by David Holsinger. The Brass Ensemble will perform "This is the Day" by William Byrd, arranged by Robert Nagel. And the Woodwind Ensemble will feature "La Cumparsita" tango by Gerardo Matos Rodri.
Treble Singers is one of four choral ensembles at MVNU. They perform frequently on campus for events such as chapel, Homecoming, and Advent Service and join the Choral Union for the annual Messiah performance. They also travel on weekend tours to regional churches twice a year. The choir is directed by Ms. Sabina Thalheim.
Chamber Winds is one of seven instrumental ensembles at MVNU. They perform several times each semester both on and off campus and also join one of the choirs for a weekend tour each spring. Chamber Winds is directed by Dr. John Packard.
Members of both groups represent a variety of academic majors and denominational backgrounds.
For more information on this or other musical events, please visit or contact Tressa Daley at (740) 397-9000, ext. 3000.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University is a private, four-year, intentionally Christian teaching university for traditional age students, graduate students and working adults. With a 327-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 2,200 students from 29 states and 12 countries/U.S. territories.