Andrews University Agenda News and Events at Andrews University en-us Copyright 2018, Andrews University Sun, 16 Dec 2018 15:22:00 -0000 Sun, 16 Dec 2018 15:22:00 -0000 Graduate Bassoon Recital : Alexandra Castro <p> Graduate Recital: Alexandra Castro in partial fulfillment of the degree of Master of Music&mdash;Bassoon perfomance.</p> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:04:50 +0000 RMES Instrumental Christmas Concert <p> Please join us for the Ruth Murdoch Elementary School Instrumental Christmas Concert.</p> Thu, 06 Dec 2018 17:26:25 +0000 RMES Vocal Christmas Concert <p> Please join us for the Ruth Murdoch Elementary School Vocal Christmas Concert.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 06 Dec 2018 17:25:31 +0000 Berrien Springs High & Middle School Christmas <p> Please join us for the Berrien Springs High School and Middle School Christmas Concert.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 06 Dec 2018 17:24:41 +0000 Sunday Music Series: Christmas Sing-A-Long <p> This annual favorite brings in all the sounds of the season! Come prepared to sing your treasured well-known Christmas carols from your seat with the Department of Music artists and other musicians on stage.</p> Tue, 04 Dec 2018 13:46:35 +0000 Andrews Academy Christmas Pops Concert <p> Please join us for the Andrews Academy Christmas Pops Concert.</p> Sat, 01 Dec 2018 19:00:00 +0000 Andrews University Singers Welcome Christmas <p> 2018 &quot;Welcome Christmas&quot;&nbsp;presents the annual choral Christmas concert conducted by Stephen Zork,&nbsp;entitled &quot;When You Come&quot;&mdash;a&nbsp;garland of Christmas carols proclaiming and reliving the advent and gospel of Jesus Christ as portrayed through scripture and oral traditions throughout the ages. The collaborative concert will feature Andrews University Department of Music ensembles: Singers, Chorale, Symphony Orchestra and tenor Charles Reid, associate professor of voice and artist-in-residence at Andrews University. The Andrews University Symphony Orchestra is conducted by Chris Wild.</p> <p> Numerous seasonal favorites will be featured such as &quot;Christmas Dinner&quot; and &quot;When You Come, We Will Shout Hallelujah!&quot; arranged by Stephen Zork for choir and orchestra. Fresh settings of traditional carols will include Dan Forrest&rsquo;s &quot;O Come, Let Us Adore Him,&quot; John Rutter&rsquo;s &quot;Shepherd&rsquo;s Pipe Carol,&quot; Courtney&rsquo;s evocative arrangement &quot;Mary Did You Know?&quot; and Peter Anglea&rsquo;s lyrical setting of &quot;Silent Night.&quot; The centerpiece of the program is Ralph Vaughan Williams' &quot;Fantasia on Christmas Carols&quot; for which he took familiar modal English Christmas tunes and enriched them with his Romantic, harmonic language and a variety of instrumental combinations. In it, Vaughan Williams&rsquo; selected Christmas Carols include &quot;The Truth Sent from Above,&quot; &quot;Come All You Worthy Gentlemen,&quot; &quot;On Christmas Night,&quot; &quot;There Is a Fountain,&quot; and &quot;God Bless the Ruler of this House.&quot; For &quot;Fantasia on Christmas Carols,&quot; the Symphony Orchestra will be joined by the University Singers and vocal soloist Charles Reid.&nbsp;</p> <p> &quot;Welcome Christmas&quot;<em>&nbsp;</em>will begin at 7 p.m. on Friday evening, Dec. 7, in the Howard Performing Arts Center. This is a &ldquo;full-house&rdquo; event; doors will open promptly at 6:30 p.m. A free-will offering will be received. No admission charges.</p> Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:06:55 +0000 Graduate Oboe Recital: Pedro Falcon <p> Pedro Falcon, oboist, is joined by Heidi Ordaz, pianist, on a delightful program of music by American composers&mdash;given in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Master of Music performance. You are cordially invited to this oboe recital.</p> Thu, 29 Nov 2018 19:10:32 +0000