NORTH NEWTON, KS. -- The Bethel College men’s and women’s vocal ensembles will perform in concert at 4 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 6, in the Administration Building Chapel on the Bethel College campus. William Eash directs the ensembles. Admission is free and open to the public. The two groups will give a program of sacred and secular music. Selections include "Keep Your Lamps," "And So It Goes," "Be Thou My Vision," "Loch Lomond" and "The Mighty Mouse Theme."
Student conductors are Dan Graber, Marion, S.D., Joel Linscheid, North Newton, David Nance, Dallas, Texas, and Chelsea Vaught, senior from Henderson, Neb. Accompanists are Graber and Vaught.
Women’s Chorus singers are senior Angela Carriker, Colby; juniors Miriam Fischoeder, Selfkant, Germany, Emily Kerbs, Newton, and Lauren Novess, Littleton, Colo.; sophomores Megan Abrahams, Canton, Cari Holliday, Andover, and Julie Waldschmidt, Waldron; and freshmen Brittany Baker, Kingman, Hannah Blalock, Coppell, Texas, Kylie Critchfield, Waterville, Andrea Kaufman, Harrisburg, S.D., Crystal Kuepfer, North Newton, Anna Lever, Moundridge, Kristen Schrag, Moundridge, Erin White, Bel Aire, and Brittany Wiens, Hutchinson.
Men’s Ensemble singers are seniors David Nance and Barry Turner II, Newton; juniors Timothy Parker, Moundridge, Kent Peters, Hillsboro, and Darren Ramsey, Wichita; sophomores Jeff Buller, Inman, Dan Graber, Brett Jackson, North Newton, Joel Linscheid, Peter Miller, Haven, Jordan Penner, Reedley, Calif., Anthony Redelfs, Mansfield, Texas, Bryce Schmidt, Freeman, S.D., Charles Schrag, Freeman, S.D., and Ryan Unruh, Moundridge; and freshmen Yenikah Fon, Silver Spring, Md., Ryan Friesen, Lawrence, Tyler Kern, Washington, Albino Quinones, San Antonio, Texas, Joe Santos, Smithville, Mo., Michael Voth, Topeka, and Max Wedel, Tucson, Ariz.
Bethel College is a four-year liberal arts college affiliated with Mennonite Church USA. Founded in 1887, it is the oldest Mennonite college in North America. Bethel is known for its academic excellence and has been named a Top Tier college by U.S. News & World Report every year since 1998. For more information, see the Bethel web site at www.bethelks.edu.