Mennonite Schools Council

2019 Choral Festival Program

 Welcome

Pam Tieszen ED.D
Superintendent, Lancaster Mennonite School

Introduction

Elaine Moyer
Mennonite Education Agency

Dr. Conrad Swartzentruber
Superintendent, Dock Mennonite School

Individual Choirs

UMEI Christian High School Choir............ Dir. Wesley Shuttleworth

“Jabula Jesu”........................................………………………Stephen Hatfield
Solos: Kassidy Tiessen, Brandon Snippe

 

Shalom Christian Academy Tour Choir.............. Dir. Amanda Wolfe

“Hallelujah, What a Savior”................……………………….Phillip Bliss, arr. Cliff Duren

 

Iowa Mennonite School Touring Choir................. Dir. Mike Wagner

“Earth Song”.......................................………………………Frank Ticheli

 

Eastern Mennonite School Touring Choir......... Dir. Jared Stutzman

“And You Will Sleep”..........................……………………….Philip Biedenbender

 

Central Christian Schools Concert Choir.......... Dir. Hannah Steiner

“Things That Never Die”.............................................. Lee Dengler
Piano: Cameron Edmiston

Sarasota Christian High School Touring Choir.... Dir. Barbara Gray

“The Awakening”................................................…………Joseph M. Martin
Piano: Jaeden Jensen

 

Rockway Mennonite Collegiate Senior Choir..... Dir. Marlys Neufelt

“Build on a Rock”.............. Judy Pearson Hafso and Marc A. Hafso
Piano: Jonathan Cressman
Soloists: Ruth Charette, Micah Peters Unrau, & Tessa Hedrick

 

Dock Mennonite Academy Touring Choir............. Dir. Emily Grimes

“How Can I Keep From Singing?”.............................. arr. Rob Dietz
Trio: Natalie Frank, Alexa Kennel, & Miguel Santiago

 

The City School Voces Caelestium............... Dir. Ruth Naomi Floyd

“What a Friend We Have in Jesus …………................ Charles C. Converse/
Take it to the Lord in Prayer”……………………………… Patrick Lundy

 

Bethany Christian Schools Concert Choir.......... Dir. Brody Thomas

“Credo” (from Gospel Mass).......................................... Robert Ray
Piano: Sasha Dyck
Solo: Zana Mlotshwa

 

Freeman Academy Chamber Choir................. Dir. Amy Hofer Vetch

“Exsultate, Jubilate”.................................................. Kyle Pederson
Piano: Meredith Graber

 

Lancaster Mennonite School Campus Chorale .Dir. Marcy Hostetler

“Unclouded Day”.................................................... Shawn Kirchner

Intermission | Free Will Offering

Elvin Kennel       
Principal, Lancaster Mennonite School

Mass Choir

Directed by Judith Herrington

Accompanied by Rosemary Siegrist Blessing

 

“Mungu Ni Pendo”........................................... Robinson/arr.Gower

 

“Let all the world”.................................. Courtney/ Vaughn Williams
Piano: Dawson Freeman

“Cantate Domino”................................................ Hans Leo Hassler

 

“Esto Les Digo”........................................................... Kinley Lange

 

“Music Down in My Soul”........................................... Moses Hogan

 

“Hold Fast to Dreams”................................................ Susan LaBarr

 

“Omnia Sol”........................................................ Z. Randall Stroope

 

“I Sing Because I’m Happy”....................................... Rollo Dilworth