Vocal Chamber Ensemble Spreads Holiday Cheer

Vocal Chamber Ensemble Sings Carols at NEGMCThe Brenau Vocal Chamber Ensemble, under the direction of Assistant Professor Bobby Ivey, sang Christmas carols and other holiday songs at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center before the 39th Annual Love Light Celebration on Monday, Dec. 3.

It was a welcomed break for these students who were studying for their final exams to go sing and share their musical gifts. The temperatures were cold but the holiday spirit was warm and festive.

Attend the free Brenau Holiday Concert

Bobby Ivey directs the Vocal Chamber Ensemble at Pearce Auditorium during "Concerts Connecting Cultures...Get Your Passport Ready!" presented by the Brenau University Department of Music.

The Departments of Music and Dance will present a Holiday Concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26, in Hosch Theatre of the John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts.

A unique collaboration of music and dance, the concert will feature a performance of Benjamin Britten’s A Ceremony of Carols performed by the Brenau University Vocal Chamber Ensemble, directed by professor Bobby Ivey, and Brenau dancers choreographed by professor Madia Cooper-Ashirifi.

This festive holiday performance will also include the Brenau Spectrum Singers, directed by Ivey, and the Cresswind Community Chorus, directed by Chuck Bridwell. Come join us as we kick off the holiday season with a delightful program of music and dance.

Admission is free and the event is open to the public.

Vocal Chamber Ensemble Program Tuesday, March 13

The Brenau Vocal Chamber Ensemble performs their concert "There Is Sweet Music" in the John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts. (AJ Reynolds/Brenau University)

On Tuesday, March 13, the Vocal Chamber Ensemble, directed by Bobby Ivey, will present a program of choral music promoting harmony and peace in its concert “Building Bridges: Songs of Peace.”

The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in the John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts atrium and is free and open to the public. More information is available on the event flyer (pdf).