THE GENEVANS present their Home Concert “Good News!” this Spring on Friday-Saturday, March 27-28, in John White Chapel, Old Main, at 7:30 p.m. Come and support the choir and hear their awesome singing! Their 77th Spring concert program highlights crucial passages from the Gospels, Psalms, and Isaiah, illustrating Jesus’ ministry as an emphasis on repentance, forgiveness, and hearing the Word of God. The choir will perform classical sacred music yet includes in their repertoire familiar upbeat spirituals, works by nine living composers and arrangers, and pieces commissioned for the choir. No admission charge; a free-will offering will be received.
THE GENEVANS, the student choir of Geneva College, is heir to a tradition of choral singing dating from the early years of the college over a century and a half ago. read more
Every year members of THE GENEVANS perform across the United States during their March tours, and every fourth year the choir takes its music ministry around the world in its international tours.
Those who would like to partner with THE GENEVANS in their ongoing international music ministry may send tax-deductable gifts to:
OR SEND GIFTS TO:
Geneva College Institutional Advancement
3200 College Avenue
Beaver Falls PA 15010-3599
Checks should be made payable to Geneva College with “Genevans Trip” written in the subject line. Contributions of all sizes are both needed and appreciated, as are prayers of support.
Past tours have included visits to Great Britain, Germany, Poland, France, and throughout the United States.
THE GENEVANS, the student choir of Geneva College, is heir to a tradition of choral singing dating from the early years of the college over a century and a half ago. The mission of the choir expresses Geneva′s belief that music, as one of God′s finest gifts, meets a deep, universal need in people. The choir′s repertoire is broad and varied, reflecting the belief that “all of life, always and everywhere, is life in the presence of God.”
Dr. Smith continues his tenure as director of THE GENEVANS in this his second season. He has taught Voice in the Music Department at Geneva College since 2001, and directed psalm singing in the College′s Chapel program for six years. Dr. Smith earned his degrees in Voice Performance at Wheaton Conservatory and Indiana University, Bloomington. He lives near Cranberry Twp., Penn. with his wife, pianist Marie Libal-Smith.