Fall 2015 Schedule of Events

Nyack College, Pardington Hall
All performances listed are held in Olson Auditorium - Pardington Hall unless noted otherwise. Performances are simultaneously broadcast over the web at www.nyack.edu/WNYK and on 88.7FM locally.
Carol & Candlelight

Sunday, December 6th, 8:00 PM

Dr. Glenn Koponen & Ms. Jennifer Scott, Directors

67th Annual holiday favorite, performed by Nyack College’s Handbell Choir, Women’s Chorale, and Brass Ensemble.  Seasonal music ranging from classical to contemporary, from carols to spirituals, and carols from England, France, Austria, and the United States will be performed.  The program will conclude with a deeply moving Candlelight Ceremony.

A free-will offering will be taken to benefit the cost of the annual Carol & Candlelight Tour

Chamberfest Benefit Concert

Thursday, December 10th, 8:00 PM

Dr. Tammy Lum & Dr. Marie Kenote, Directors

A performance of the upcoming Winterim, “Chamberfest Asia 2016” tour program.  This cross-cultural concert program showcases chamber and choral music by Asian and Western composers in the sacred, classical, folk, Broadway, and gospel genres.

A free-will offering will be taken to benefit the cost of the tour

Lessons & Carols

Nyack College Chorale

Friday, December 11th, 8:00 PM

Prof. Joel Jameson, Director

Nyack College Chorale performs a program of traditional lessons and carols. The concert shares the story of the birth of Christ through scripture readings, songs by the chorale, organ, harp, carol singing, and a special guest performance by Artist in Residence, Prof. Shelley Jameson.

A free-will offering will be taken to benefit the cost of future chorale tours and special events

Winter Concert

Nyack College Wind Ensemble

Nyack College Handbell Choir

Tuesday, December 15 at 8:00PM

Dr. Glenn Koponen & Ms. Jennifer Scott, Directors

Established in 1968, the Wind Ensemble is comprised of students, faculty, and community musicians performing works for concert band under the direction of Dr. Glenn Koponen.  Selections by the Nyack Handbell Choir, directed by Jennifer Scott, will also be performed.

Free Admission

Concert Recordings