Geneva College will hold the annual Genevans Banquet on November 7, 2009 in Alexander Dining Hall at 6 p.m. The Genevans student choir, under the direction of Dr. Robert Copeland, will perform along with Eight Bells, the Madrigal Singers, Grace Notes and multiple soloists.
Tickets include both dinner and entertainment and can be purchased for adults at $17, Children at $12 and Geneva students at $8. For more information or to order tickets please contact Ruth Vos at 724-847-6660.
The Genevans choir takes an annual national tour every spring and an international tour every four years. During previous international tours the Genevans have performed at the Royal Albert Hall in London (with the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra), Westminster Abbey, the Church of the Madeleine in Paris, St. Thomas Church in Leipzig, the Friedenskirche in Potsdam, St. Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh, and St. Hedwig’s Cathedral in Krakow, Poland. They have twice represented the United States in the “Mai Lyon” Festival in Lyon, France.
All banquet proceeds will support the Genevans’ Great Britain tour in May.
Geneva College is a comprehensive Christian college of the arts, sciences and professional studies. Founded in the tradition of the Reformed Christian faith, Geneva prepares students to serve Christ in all areas of society: work, family and the church. Geneva College’s philosophy of education is based on the Foundational Concepts of Christian Higher Education. Geneva is a founding member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU).
In the past four years, on average, 90% of Geneva students are working or in grad school within six months after graduation.