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Cross-cultural reunion, ‘Jubilee’ memories, alumni awards, one-man drama, sports, mark successful 2014 Homecoming

“I was on a low-level adrenalin rush the whole time during my cross-cultural,” said Tim Swartzendruber at the 20th anniversary reunion of his Eastern Mennonite University group that spent a semester in France and Ivory Coast. “It was learning at its highest level.” Seventeen of the 28 in the group flew in from as far ...More

SVCC Christmas Concert with Washington Brass Quintet

The Washington Brass Quintet joins the Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir for a delightful evening of Christmas selections in a variety of styles. Choirs, brass and organ The Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir is gearing up for their annual Christmas concerts featuring the Wash ...More

Senior to Give Violin Recital

Senior Bebhinn Cecilia Egger will present a violin recital 1 p.m. Saturday, Mar. 28, in Martin Chapel of the seminary building at EMU. Ms. Egger will perform “Concerto Op. 7 No. l by Jean-Marie LeClair, “String Quartet No. 13 by Franz Schubert, “Conc ...More

Ring in the Season With the Shenandoah Valley Childrens Choir

The sound of 150 children’s voices and pipe organ will be heard 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6 and 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, when the Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir presents its annual Christmas concerts at Lehman Auditorium. The Preparatory Choir, ages 8-11, the Treble Choir, ages 10-15, and the Concert Choir, ages 11-17, will present holiday and winter select ...More

Homecoming Theme Centers on 90th Anniversary

More than a thousand EMU alumni and parents of students are expected to join in remembering the past and looking to the future at homecoming and family weekend Oct. 12-14, 2007. EMU, founded in 1917, is celebrating its 90th anniversary year, and weekend activities will focus on the theme, "Celebrate the Vision." A " ...More

EMU to Spotlight Music of Brazil

Paulo Steinberg Brazilian music and culture will come center stage in two concerts presented by music department faculty and students at EMU. Pianist and p ...More

SVCC Presents 15th Anniversary Concerts

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Music Profs to Give Concert

John Fast and Joan Griffing Photo by Jim Bishop The Eastern Mennonite University department of music will present a faculty recital 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, in Martin Chape ...More

Chorale to Spotlight Vivaldi

The Eastern Mennonite University Chorale will present its spring concert 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Apr. 20, in Martin Chapel of the seminary building at EMU. The 21-member student choir, directed by Janet M. Hostetter, will perform Vivaldi’s "Gloria," accompanied by the EMU string quartet; John Fast, organist; April Miller, oboist; Jim Warner, trumpeter; and soloists Rebeca ...More

Children’s Choirs Set Spring Concerts

SVCC chorister Sonya Morris The Shenandoah Valley Children ...More