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David Alexander Senior Voice Recital Highlights

David Alexander Senior Voice Recital Highlights

David Alexander recently performed his senior voice recital. Alexander expresses his thankfulness to the Lord for his voice instructor Dr. Dean Kurtz and his other teachers. He reflects, "Thank you for Dr. Kurtz and his constant encouragement. Thank you for teachers...

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Julia Bachorik String Recital Highlights

Julia Bachorik String Recital Highlights

Under the direction of Mr. Timothy Hammond, Julia Bachorik recently performed her cello recital as part of her music degree with a concentration in String Pedagogy. Here are some highlights of the performance, along with Bachorik's thoughts about each piece.  Piano...

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Musicians of Tomorrow

Musicians of Tomorrow

It is a privilege for MBU faculty and staff to witness the completion of the hard work of their students. At Commencement, we celebrate their launch into the world to be leaders and witnesses for Christ. We salute all of our graduating musicians, and feature a few...

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Melissa Rhine Senior Violin Recital Highlights

Melissa Rhine Senior Violin Recital Highlights

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, when many were packing to go home and saying goodbyes, Melissa Rhine was performing her senior violin recital. With a three-day notice, Rhine was asked to perform her recital two weeks before it was originally scheduled. She...

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Sarah Bagin Minor Violin Recital Highlights

Sarah Bagin Minor Violin Recital Highlights

Under the direction of Lewis Rosove, Sarah Bagin recently performed her minor violin recital. She thanked her different teachers for pouring all their knowledge and wisdom into her and the other music students. Bagin also said, "I would like to give all the glory back...

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Kieckhafer Presents Insightful Workshop

Kieckhafer Presents Insightful Workshop

How can a Christian teach music in a public school? What opportunities do music students need to capitalize on to prepare for life after college? Adam Kieckhafer answered these questions and more in his music workshop, "More than the Music - Helpful Hints to Guide...

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Peter Holloway Senior Violin Recital Highlights

Peter Holloway Senior Violin Recital Highlights

As a Music Major with concentrations in String Pedagogy and Church Music, Peter Holloway recently performed his senior violin recital. Holloway practiced and refined his repertoire for many months under the direction of Lewis Rosove. Upon graduation with his music...

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Leadership  on Madrigal Tour

Leadership on Madrigal Tour

 “Serve with the heart of Him whose heart is lowly...” I just returned from a traveling choir tour across Minnesota and parts of Wisconsin. Madrigal Tour included about twelve services in churches and schools and many unforgettable memories. Madrigal Tour Impact One...

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Justin Bachmann Senior Voice Recital Highlights

Justin Bachmann Senior Voice Recital Highlights

Under the direction of Dean Kurtz, Justin Bachmann performed his senior voice recital. To be sure, this performance showed Bachmann's dedication to his craft of singing. He said, "My favorite pastime is making music with my voice, and it has been a great adventure...

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Music Festival Brings in Record Numbers

Music Festival Brings in Record Numbers

The twenty-ninth year of the Great Lakes Music Festival was an excellent testimony to the standards of musical craftsmanship at MBU. Campus was abuzz with GLMF 2020 setting a record of the highest number of attendees in the last twelve years.  Students from across the...

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