Recently, MBU was honored with the presence of Mr. Lloyd Larson, a well-published sacred composer and arranger. Larson spent an hour and a half rehearsing with the Madrigal and Chamber Singers Choirs before conducting an amazing concert. Madrigal and Chamber Singers choirs’ semester long preparation paid off as Larson said, the choirs were “extremely well [Continue Reading…]
The 2016 Chamber Singers tour was a twelve-day musical journey through Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Indiana, and Michigan. Their tour included performing one or two concerts a day (once in the PA capitol building), sightseeing in Philadelphia, touring Hershey’s Chocolate World, experiencing snow on Spring break, travelling many hours, and performing a Good Friday [Continue Reading…]
Watch Maranatha musicians preparing for next week’s Fall Festival on October 17 at 7:00 PM. Subscribers, click here to view the sneak peek.
Those who are subscribed to the Maranatha Musician by Monday, August 25 will be emailed the Chamber Singers most recent recording of “My Song in the Night.” This beautiful song accompanied by piano and cello was arranged by one of the choir members, Rodney King, under the guidance of Dr. David Ledgerwood, the Chamber Singers’ Director. [Continue Reading…]
The Chamber Singers tour each year, generally for about one week. Every second year, the tour is extended to include spring break, enabling travel to more distant states. The choir also performs on campus, locally, and for regional conferences. Members remark about the fellowship and joy of having their musical skills sharpened. A significant portion [Continue Reading…]
Under the direction of Dr. David Ledgerwood, the Chamber Singers recently released their newest recording “How Can I Keep From Singing.” The recording is in loving memory of Mr. Herb Haines, who from 1997-2006 drove the bus for the Chamber Singers’ concert performances throughout the Midwest, New England, California, Texas and Mexico. Choir members often describe [Continue Reading…]
Maranatha plans to have their choral and symphonic band concert streaming live starting at 7 PM Central on Tuesday, April 23. In addition to the Symphonic Band, Madrigal, Chamber Singers, and Chorale will be performing. For details on attending the concert, click here. (This link is not viewable on Maranatha’s campus).
View photos from the Chamber Singers tour while listening to Dr. Ledge’s famous “Wrong Note” piece. (Subscribers: to view the video, please click here) If you want to see even more photos, click here. A BIG thank you to Kara Burgess for all of her work in taking video footage and collecting photos during tour!
Listen to Rodney King’s arrangement of My Song in the Night. Rodney King is a member of the Chamber Singers as well as a music arranging minor at Maranatha. (Subscribers: to view this video, please click here)
Hear from Sarah Griffin, Evan Moore, Andrea Ly, Dominique Stewart, and Ben Hatchett. (Subscribers: to view this video, please click here)