Festival of Music Kicks Off Spring Season With Recitals
Grace College and the Village at Winona are pleased to present three free concerts this spring as part of the 2019 Festival of Music. The Grace College Worship Arts Department faculty and students will present recitals in April, while the Lancer Chorus, Worship Arts String and Guitar Ensembles, and Coram Deo will give a May concert before their upcoming France tour.
The Worship Arts Faculty Recital will take place on Friday, April 12, at 7 p.m., at Church of the Good Shepherd, 708 College Ave., Winona Lake. The free event will feature Dr. Wally Brath on piano, Shana Brath on violin, Bethany Muck on piano, Rochelle Starnes on voice and Scott Workman on guitar. The recital will include original works from Brath as well as classics from Mangore, Sarasate, Mozart, and Bach.
The Worship Arts Spring Recital will be held on Thursday, April 25, at 7 p.m., at Winona Lake Grace Brethren Church (WLGBC), 1200 Kings Highway, Winona Lake. The recital is free and open to the public and will feature piano, voice, and guitar solo and ensemble pieces. Grace College students will perform a wide variety of music from classical to contemporary.
On Sunday, May 5, the Lancer Chorus, Worship Arts String and Guitar Ensembles, and Coram Deo, Grace’s traveling worship team, will present music from their summer tour in France. The concert will take place at 7 p.m. at WLGBC. The theme for the concert and the tour is Psalm 67, “Let the peoples praise you, O God!” A free-will offering will be taken to support the 20 students and five professors as they perform music in churches throughout the Burgundy region of France.
For more information and the complete list of 2019 Festival of Music events, please visit www.grace.edu/musicfestival.