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EMU Music Professor to Present Voice Recital

An Eastern Mennonite University music faculty member will give a voice recital 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 19 in Martin Chapel of the seminary building at EMU. James K. Richardson, a baritone, will perform Bach’s “Cantata No. 203, “Six lieder for baritone, violin and piano” by Spohr and American f ...More

Faculty Artist Series Features Musica Harmonia on Sept. 18

EMU’s faculty artist series will present an evening of chamber music by “Musica Harmonia,” 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, in Martin Chapel of the seminary building at EMU. Musica Harmonia Group members are ...More

March 25 Orchestra/Wind Ensemble Concert Features ‘Music from Film’

The EMU orchestra and the EMU wind ensemble will present a joint concert on the theme, “Music from Film,” 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Mar. 25 in Lehman Auditorium at EMU. The EMU wind ensemble will combine its talents with the EMU orchestra in performing music from major motion pictu ...More

Music department hosts Sept. 19 concert to dedicate Steinway

The EMU music department is pleased to present a gift of classical music on a classic instrument that is also a gift to the music program. A dedicatory concert in honor of a Steinway piano recently gifted to the department by Bob Gillette of Suffolk, Va., and refurbished by a gift from Mrs. Geraldine Sherwood of Fairfax, Va., will be held 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19 ...More

Bach Festival combines serious and casual, sobering and hopeful

Fanfares and flip-flops. Handel’s massive story of Samson and two short works written within the past year. A call to hope arising from the ashes of New York’s World Trade Center. The 17th annual Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival at Eastern Mennonite University combined serious music with casual dress, Baroque masterworks with contemporary compositions and ...More

SVCC Spring Concert Features Finale Dinner, Auction

SVCC Chorister The Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir spring concerts, featuring all three performing choirs and guest performers, will be held 5 p.m. Saturday, Mar. 28 and 3 p.m. Sunday, Mar. 29, 3 p.m. at Harrisonburg High School. New this year is the spr ...More

Community Orchestra to Perform on March 19

EMU community orchestra The EMU community orchestra will present a concert 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Mar. 19, in Lehman Auditorium. The program will feature EMU’s concerto/aria competition winners – Wieniawski "Violin Concerto in D Minor," B ...More

‘Musica Harmonia’ Quartet to Perform Chamber Music

“Musica Harmonia” of EMU will present a concert featuring “French gems” from the chamber music genre 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24 in Martin Chapel at EMU. Joan Griffing ...More

Youth Symphony/Children’s Choir Set Joint Concert

The Shenandoah Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra and the Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir will present a joint concert 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, in Lehman Auditorium. Ben Elliott and fellow members of the SVCC Concert Choir will also per ...More

EMU Sets Music Programs for Children and Parents

Lynne Mackey (seated) and Joan Griffing are EMU members of the recently-formed “Harmonia Musica” ensemble that will perform Jan. 18 and 19 on campus. Photo by Jim Bishop This ensemble formed in 2007 with a goal “to promote peace and ...More