Music Ensembles Perform at Spring Forum

· April 23, 2019

The Southern Virginia University music ensembles performed for the last forum of the 2018-19 academic year on April 19.

“This musical forum is my personal-favorite forum of the year,” said Music Department Chair Eric Hanson. “It represents the end of a school year full of hard work and excellence in the performing arts and we’re always excited to share it with you. For many of our students, this also represents the last opportunity to perform for you before they graduate.”

The setlist was as follows:

Men’s Chorus: Conducted by Eric Hanson

Loch Lomond, Traditional Scottish Song

Orchestra: Conducted by Mark Taylor

Three Pieces from Schindler’s List, by John Williams

Theme from Schindler’s List

Mark Taylor, violin

Kyle Nielsen, guest conductor

 How to Train Your Dragon, by John Powell

Bella Voce: Conducted by MacKenzie Romriell

Voice on the Wind, by Sarah Quartel

Virginia Buzzell, drum

Channing Jackson, solo

Dear Future Husband, by Meghan Trainor, arr. Mark Brymer

Hannah Johnson, solo

Concert Band: Conducted by Heather Dobbins

Shackleford Banks, by Jay Bacook

River of Life, by Steven Reineke

Concert Chorale: Conducted by Kyle Nielsen

Balleilakka; from ‘Sivaji: The Boss’: A.R. Rahman, arr. Ethan Sperry

Carter Gorham, solo


View the full forum on YouTube.