If you missed the Symphonic Band and Symphony Orchestra Concert on Tuesday, April 22, the program can be viewed below (subscribers, click here to view). Click here to view photos from the concert.
Maranatha Baptist University’s Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Band will be performing at Calvary Baptist Church (792 Milford Street) in Watertown, WI on Tuesday, April 22 at 7:00 p.m. If you are unable to attend the concert, a livestream of the program can be viewed here. The program will begin by featuring Maranatha’s 2013-14 Concerto Contest [Continue Reading...]
Many Maranatha students add a music minor or concentration to their majors. Music concentrations are approximately 14 credits, and music minors are approximately 22 credits. ROTC Cadet (Army) Elijah Walters is a Humanities, Liberal Arts Major with a minor in String Pedagogy, and ROTC Cadet (Air Force) Garrett Holmes is a Humanities, Letters Major with a concentration [Continue Reading...]
Congratulations to the following 2014 Commencement Contest Winners: Piano – Amber Perkins: Alborada del Gracioso, by Ravel Instrumental – Melody Steinbart: Concerto in D, by Sibelius (Violin) Vocal Classical Art – Jen Sanders: Les filles de Cadix, by Delibes Vocal Sacred Art – Jon Sheeley: Prepare the Way, by Hayes Selected winners will perform in the Fine Arts Honors Chapel on Friday, April [Continue Reading...]
In Instrumental Arranging taught by Dr. David Brown, Luke Backhaus arranged Abide With Me for a brass quintet and is making his piece available for free. Download the sheet music here. Listen to Madrigal’s Brass Quintet sightread his arrangement: Subscribers: Click here to listen to Luke’s arrangement.
Congratulations to the following students who were named finalists in the Voice Commencement Contest Preliminaries. These students will advance to the Commencement Contest Finals in April. Classical Art Klinton Richerson Jenny Sanders Samantha Starr Alternate: Kerri Demlow Sacred Art Jonathan Sheeley Ruth Rankin Tommy Montgomery Alternate: Sarah Bice Piano Finalists Instrumental Finalists
Attend Music & Drama Camp for Free! Maranatha is offering four full scholarships for 2014 Music & Drama Camp. Find out more about the scholarships here. In addition to the full scholarships, campers registering by March 10 receive a 50% discount (equivalent to the group rate of last year!). Don’t miss out on this incredible [Continue Reading...]
Maranatha’s Madrigal and Handbell Choir directed by Dr. David Brown will be touring from February 23 through March 2. Click here to find out if Madrigal is performing a concert near you. For a list of the Madrigal members and the repertoire being sung by the choir, peruse 2014 Madrigal Program. For tour pictures and updates, [Continue Reading...]
Maranatha’s guest artist for Artist Series, Gabriel Rodriguez, will be teaching a Master Class open to the public on Saturday, February 15 from 1:00-2:00 PM in Burckart Hall, Old Main. Directions to Campus Campus Map The Puerto Rican classical guitarist graduated from the Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico, where he earned a M.M. under the tutelage of [Continue Reading...]
Congratulations to the following students who were named finalists in the Instrumental Commencement Contest Preliminaries. These students will advance to the Commencement Contest Finals in April. Melody Steinbart, violin: Concerto in D, by Sibelius Joseph Steinbart, viola: Viola Sonata in Eb Major, by Brahms Dominique Stewart, violin: Allemande, by Bach Alternate: Timothy Kile, trumpet: Aria, by Handel The contest [Continue Reading...]