The Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir, or SVCC, is a nationally acclaimed children’s choir program based in Harrisonburg, Virginia, at Eastern Mennonite University. For over 20 years, we have provided young people in the Shenandoah Valley who love song with quality performance, music education, touring and recording opportunities. Find out more …
Chris Yoder is writing studies major at Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) and is involved in EMU’s orchestra and chamber group. Here he shares about the unique music culture of the Shenandoah Valley.
Andrew Claassen is a 2012 interdisciplinary studies graduate with concentrations in guitar performance and recording technology from Eastern Mennonite University. Here he shares about the internship opportunities he had at EMU as well as the friendships he formed through music.
A bachelor of arts in music from EMU prepares graduates for work in music education, in performance, in graduate school, in church music, and in other music-related professions. The programs of EMU’s music department are widely known and well respected. Find out more at: www.emu.edu/music
The Chamber Singers are Eastern Mennonite University’s elite choral ensemble, led by well-known EMU music professor Kenneth J. Nafziger, who is also artistic director and conductor of the Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival.