Bethel Presents 17th Annual Choral Showcase

Bethel College will present its annual end-of-the-year choral showcase featuring Music Ministry Teams, The Collegians and Voices Of Triumph and the Concert Choir. The event takes place Friday, April 20 at 7:30 p.m. in the Everest-Rohrer Chapel/Fine Arts Center - Auditorium.

Bob Ham is the director of the Concert Choir and Voices of Triumph, while Jill Hostetler is the director of the Music Ministry Teams and The Collegians. Each group will perform pieces that reflect their goals and personalities. The night’s repertoire will include various genres, including gospel, Broadway, classical and contemporary.”

“Throughout the 2011-2012 school year, our music groups have been working hard to present great literature in a way that brings glory to God,” says Ham. “Whether sacred or secular, our music and our performances hopefully reflect the Creator behind all the music. We’ve had a wonderful year in terms of music making and ministry.”

Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Bethel College 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.