Specialties: Instrumental, Violin, Viola
Teaches Courses Like: Chamber music, Orchestra, Instrumental Methods, Conducting
Silas Clymer, Kaleb Branner, Robbie Chaplin, Andry Stutzman and Perry Blosser are competitors in Eastern Mennonite University's first Iron Composer competition. The "nerve-wracking" competition requires them to compose music incorporating a secret ingredient, which they won't know before the contest begins.
David Berry, the newest addition to the music faculty at Eastern Mennonite University, is an award-winning pianist who holds degrees from The Juillard School and the University of Rochester Eastman School of Music.
Students interested in jazz learn musical skills and techniques including different styles and improvising.
EMU offers music lessons for everyone from child to adult. Music majors may teach lessons in addition to taking them.
EMU is a small Christian liberal arts college nestled in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. A bachelor of arts in music from EMU prepares graduates for work in music education, in performance, in graduate school, and in other music-related professions. Even if you're not a music major you can join an ensemble, or play in the orchestra or jazz band. Music is an important part of the EMU community.
Scholarships are available for music majors and non-majors who are interested in participating in music ensembles at EMU.
You could also minor in music at EMU to combine music with other career paths.
Study with highly regarded strings faculty
Build a keyboard repertoire to support your future career and other goals.
Join a choir, band or orchestra, whether you're a music major or not.
A week-long summer music festival devoted to the music of Bach.
Providing the highest quality music education for elementary and high school students in the Shenandoah Valley.
A nationally acclaimed
children's choir based in Harrisonburg, Virginia