Chamber Orchestra and Chamber Ensembles to Perform Free Concert

The Bethel Chamber Orchestra and Chamber Ensembles will provide an enlightening learning opportunity and a unique listening experience in concert Tuesday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Everest-Rohrer Chapel/Fine Arts Center – Auditorium. Conducted by Assistant Professor of Music Vicky Tan Warkentien, D.M.M., the concert is free and open to the public.

Repertoire for this program includes: “Egmont Overture, Op. 84,” “Sextet in E flat for 2 Horns and Strings, Op.81b” and “Quintet in E flat for Piano and Winds, Op. 16” by Ludwig Van Beethoven; and “Symphony No. 1 ‘Classical’, Op. 25”with the first movement by Sergei Prokofiev. The show will also include pieces by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, with a “Concerto for Flute, Harp, and Orchestra in C major, K. 299 – Second Movement.” Also included in this performance is “The Waltzing Cat & Blue Tango” by Leroy Anderson and “Two Chinese Hymns Medley” by Douglas Smith.

For more information, contact the department of music at 574.807.7575.

Bethel College is an accredited Christian college offering associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than 70 areas of study. The current enrollment of more than 2,100 includes students from 34 states and Puerto Rico, 19 countries, more than 25 denominations and 16 percent from culturally diverse backgrounds. Scholarships are available based upon a variety of factors including academic achievement, talent in the arts or athletics, ethnicity and church affiliation. In addition to its beautifully wooded 75-acre main campus in Mishawaka, Ind., Bethel also offers specific academic programs at sites in Elkhart, Ind., Fort Wayne, Ind., Dowagiac, Mich., and St. Joseph, Mich. Nursing programs are also offered in cooperation with Grace College in Winona Lake, Ind.