Eastern Mennonite University

2016 Schedule

Festival Concert 1 – Sun., June 12, 3 p.m.
Lehman Auditorium                       Tickets

Johann Sebastian Bach
Cantatas 8, 18, 68, 103, 174
and selections from Cantatas 78, 146, 147

    Christine Fairfield, soprano
    Joel Ross, countertenor
    Brian Thorsett, tenor
    David Newman, baritone
    Festival Orchestra and Choir

Noon Chamber Music Series
Mon-Sat, June 13-18, 12 p.m.

First Presbyterian Church, 17 Court Square, Harrisonburg
(parking map)

Program information

$5 suggested donation per concert; no tickets required

Festival Concert 2, Fri., June 17, 7:30 p.m.
Lehman Auditorium                       Tickets

Antonio Vivaldi
Nisi Dominus
Concerto in C Major for Recorder

Henry Purcell
Come, Ye Sons of Art, selections
The Pale and the Purple Rose, from Yorkshire Feast
Hail Bright Cecilia, selections

Georg Frideric Handel
Eternal Source of Light Divine, from Birthday Ode for Queen Anne
Sento la gioja, from Amadigi
Chiudetevi miei lumi, from Admeto

Leonardo Vinci
Concerto in A Minor for Recorder
Combattuta da tante vicende, from Cantone in Utica
Che sia la gelosia, from Cantone in Utica

Johann Christian Bach
Vo solcando un mar crudele, from Artaserse

José Melchor Baltasar Gaspra Nebra Blasco
Vendado es amor, no es ciego

    Nathan Medley, countertenor
    Nancy Garlick, recorder
    Tommy Tutwiler, countertenor
    member of the Harrisonburg High School Choir
    Festival Orchestra

Festival Concert 3, Sat., June 18, 7:30 p.m.
Lehman Auditorium                       Tickets

Virgil Thomson
The Plow That Broke the Plains

Aaron Copland
Appalachian Spring

Aaron Copland
Quiet City

Alberto Ginastera

    Festival Orchestra

Leipzig Service, Sun., June 19, 10 a.m.
Lehman Auditorium

Johann Sebastian Bach
Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust, BWV 170
    Nathan Medley, countertenor
    Festival Orchestra and Choir

Marvin Mills, organ
Rev. Brett Davis, homilist

free will offerings welcome; no tickets required

Father’s Day Brunch: Sunday, June 19, 12:00 p.m.
Reservations are required by June 14.  (information)

Programs and artists are subject to change without notice.

2015 Festival Schedule      2015 program book
2014 Festival Schedule
2013 Festival Schedule
2012 Festival Schedule
2011 Festival Schedule