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Bach Festival Features International Artist

Janina Fialkowska, pianist She thought she’d never play two-hand piano again. But she is, perhaps with greater virtuosity than before. Internationally-acclaimed Canadian pianist Janina Fialkowska will return to the Lehman Auditorium ...More

Bach Festival Previews June Program

Adair McConnell, minister of music at St. Stephens United Church of Christ in Harrisonburg, will give two talks highlighting some of the works to be performed at the Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival coming up June 10-17, 2007. ...More

Local Musicologist to Speak on Bach

The 15th annual Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival is several months away, but planners are seeking to stir early interest in this year’s program with a special preview of the work and life of the prolific German composer. Milo ...More

EMU Festival Offers Bach – and All that Jazz

Prolific German composer Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) scarcely had time to catch his breath. No sooner did he compose a cantata for the Sunday worship service at the St. Thomas Lutheran Church in Leipzig where he was ca ...More

Bach to Bach Hits at EMU

Kenneth J. Nafziger conducts the Bach Festival orchestra, chorus and soloists Lesley Andrew, Heidi Kurtz, Kenneth Gayle and Daniel Lichti in performing Bee ...More

Chamber Singers To Embark on Brief Tour

Chamber Singers Photo by Jim Bishop The Chamber Singers, a select student choir at Eastern Mennonite University, will present program of worship in music at four locations on a weekend tour. They will sing 11 a.m. ...More

Wind Ensemble Plays Soft and Sweet

The Eastern Mennonite University Wind Ensemble, directed by James W. (Jim) Warner, will present its fall concert 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, in EMU’ ...More

Sassy, Jazzy EMU Ensemble to Perform

EMU Jazz performs at Homecoming 2005 Photo by Jim Bishop It’s a cool night of hot jazz. “EMU Jazz,” a big band ensemble at Eastern Mennonite Un ...More

Musicians to Present Duo Recital

Joan Griffing, violinist, and Paulo Steinberg, pianist Photo by Jim Bishop Eastern Mennonite University music department faculty members ...More

Instructor to Give Violin Recital

The Eastern Mennonite University music department will present a violin recital by Maria Lorcas, instructor in the Shenandoah Valley Preparatory Music program, 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 18, in Martin Chapel of the seminary building at EMU. Ms. Lorcas will be joined by Lori Piitz, piano; Ed Gant, cello; an ...More