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Suzuki Violin Students to Perform at EMU

Suzuki violin students join in performing “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star” at an earlier concert in EMU’s Lehman Auditorium. Photo by Jim Bishop More than 100 young people will tak ...More

Youth Orchestra to Give Spring Concert

The Shenandoah Valley Youth Orchestra and Junior Strings ensemble will perform 7 p.m. Sunday, Mar. 25, in Lehman Auditorium. The 25-member orchestra, conducted by Maria Lorcas, will perform “Carmen Suite No. 1” by Georges Bizet and “West Side Story Suite” by Leonard Bernstein. Ashley Wright will be featured soloist on the “Clarinet Concerto” by Wolf ...More

Children’s Choir, Youth Orchestra Set Joint Concert at EMU

The Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir (SVCC) and the Shenandoah Valley Youth Orchestra (SVYO) will present a joint fall concert 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, in Lehman Auditorium at Eastern Mennonite University. The Children’s Choir, celebrating its 15th season, will present a program of ...More

EMU Presents ‘Hands-On’ Music Event

The Shenandoah Valley Youth Orchestra will present a short concert and demonstration of orchestra instruments 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 29 in Strite Auditorium on ground floor of the Eastern Mennonite University Campus Center. The 30-member ensemble, conducted by Maria Lorcas, will perform excerpts from Handel’s “Music for ...More

Youth Orchestra Groups to Give Concert

The Shenandoah Valley Youth Orchestra and the Junior Strings ensemble will perform 7 p.m. Sunday, Mar. 26 at in Lehman Auditorium at Eastern Mennonite University. The Junior Strings ensemble will perform a variety of music from around the world, including excerpts from Handel ...More

Young Musicians to Perform at EMU

The Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir and the Shenandoah Valley Youth Symphony will present a joint concert 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20 in Lehman Auditorium at Eastern Mennonite University. Both groups are part of EMU’s music department. The Trebl ...More

Serenade for Strings

Photo by Jim Bishop Between 80 and 90 students in the Shenandoah Valley Preparatory Music Program play variations on "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star" for the finale number in a Su ...More

Students to ‘String Along’ in EMU Concert

Preparatory Music instructor Anthony VanPelt guides his young charges through a practice session. Photo by Jim Bishop Sixty violin students, ages 4 to 18, will make beautiful music together 4 p.m. Sunday, May 15, ...More

Youth Orchestra Serenades Spring

The Shenandoah Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra will present its spring concert 7 p.m. Sunday, Mar. 20, in Lehman Auditorium at Eastern Mennonite University. The 22-member Junior Strings ensemble, directed by Sharon M.D. Miller, will open the program with the third movement of the Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 by Bach and the "Finale& ...More

Young Musicians Plan Joint Concert

The Concert and Treble Choirs of the Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir (SVCC) will combine for their first performance of the season 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 21, in Leh ...More