MVNU invites community to be involved in Messiah
MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s Choral Union is beginning preparation for the 50th annual presentation of Handel’s Messiah, scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, at 7 p.m.
MVNU is pleased to invite community members to sing with the students in this traditional performance.
Unless you are a returning participant, interested singers should provide a reference to Dr. Robert Tocheff by email at Bob.Tocheff@mvnu.edu or by phone at 740-397-9000, ext. 3005, or contact him directly.
Rehearsal times are Wednesdays 4:40-5:40 p.m. in Nease Rehearsal Hall in the R.R. Hodges Chapel/Fine Arts Center on the MVNU campus, 800 Martinsburg Road. The first practice will be Wednesday, Sept. 20. Regular rehearsal attendance will be expected to prepare a quality performance.
Singers will need to provide a score — preferably the G. Schirmer edition. Please join the MVNU and Knox County community for this significant event of the Christmas season.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University is a private, four-year, intentionally Christian teaching university for traditional age students, graduate students, and working adults. With a 327-acre main campus in Mount Vernon, Ohio, and several convenient Graduate and Professional Studies locations throughout the state, MVNU emphasizes academic excellence, spiritual growth, and service to community and church. MVNU offers an affordable education to more than 2,200 students from 28 states and 17 countries/U.S. territories.