Hermitage Baptist to host college ensembles Friday
“Variations” and “Praise Singers,” the touring ensembles of Bluefield College, will be in concert at Hermitage Baptist Church on Friday, April 5, at 7 p.m.
Bluefield College is a private, Christ-centered, liberal arts college located in the mountains of southwestern Virginia.
Variations will perform a wide variety of sacred choral music including spirituals, hymn arrangements and classical selections. Variations has performed throughout Virginia and other eastern states in addition to regular on-campus performances. Variations has appeared at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center and at Carnegie Hall in 2006 and 2008, and European tours in 2005 and 2010.
Praise Singers, 6 vocalists and a band, specializes in contemporary Christian music including praise and worship, and other styles.
Variations is directed by Bryant Moxley, assistant professor of music and chair of the Bluefield College Music Department. Praise Singers is directed by Susan Allen, adjunct instructor of music.
Hermitage Baptist is located at 94 Wares Bridge Road in Church View. For more information, call 758-2636 or email .