A vibrant musical community encourages its members to share their music with others. At Baptist Bible College, music students perform regularly for their classmates, professors, and community patrons.

Music Performance Seminar
This seminar is an essential weekly assembly of all music students and faculty. Throughout the semester these seminars include guest artists and lecturers, student and faculty recitals, masterclasses, and professional development meetings for church music and music education programs. Although music majors are required to attend, these seminars are open to all students, faculty, and the general public.

For more information, please contact Beth McGrew, Music Department Administrative Assistant, at or 570.585.9295.

All events take place in Jackson 202 from 4:15-5:15pm unless otherwise noted.

Date Event Special Notes
Aug. 25
Lesson scheduling/Accompanist assignments  
Sept. 1 Guest Lecturer: Jeremy Kemmerer (Musical Theater)  
Sept. 9 Guest Lecturer: Ciara Lewis (Massage Therapy)  
Sept. 16 Guest Lecturer: Ken Pyne (Life of a Worship Pastor)  
Sept. 23 Guest Lecturer: Beverly Coleman (Corporate Worship Services: Coordination and Production)  
Sept. 30 Faculty Recital  
Oct. 7 No MPS (Day of Prayer)  
Oct. 14 General Recital #1  
Oct. 21 No MPS (Community Appreciation Day)  
Oct. 23–25 Fall Musical All performances held in the Phelps Center: Thursday, 7:30pm; Friday, 7:30pm; Saturday, 2pm and 7:30pm
Cot. 28 Guest Lecturer: Dan Derflinger (The World of Substitute Teaching)  
Nov. 4 General Recital #2  
Nov. 11 Junior Recital: Butler and Pontz  
Nov. 18 Music History Lecture Recitals  
Nov. 25 No MPS-Thanksgiving Break  
Dec. 2 Junior Recital: Becker and Dawes  
Dec. 9 General Recital #3  
Dec. 12–13 Winter Concert All performances held in the Murphy Memorial Library: Friday, 8pm; Saturday, 2pm and 8pm
Dec. 16 Department Christmas Party