MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s Goliards Chamber Choir and Jazz Band will collaborate for a jazz concert on Thursday, Nov. 16. The free concert begins at 7:30 p.m., in Thorne Performance Hall in the R.R. Hodges Chapel/Fine Arts Building.
With Goliards stepping outside their comfort zone, both ensembles will present a program of jazz, pop, and Broadway standards including material from Billy Joel, Michael Bublé, Dean Sorenson, Henry Mancini and more. The two groups will join to end their concert with a fun piece, “I Could Write a Book,” from Pal Joey arranged by Darmon Meader.
The community is encouraged to attend.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University is a private, four-year, intentionally Christian teaching university for traditional age students, graduate students, and working adults. With a 327-acre main campus in Mount Vernon, Ohio, MVNU emphasizes academic excellence, spiritual growth, and service to community and church. MVNU offers an affordable education both in-seat and online to nearly 2,000 students from 25 states and 11 foreign countries.