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Ascending Voice IV Program

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MAY 12 – 14, 2016


THURSDAY, 5/12

7:00 AM – 8:15 AM BREAKFAST, Waves Cafe

8:30 AM – 5:00 PM  Registration, Mullin Town Square

9:30 AM – 10:15 AM  Concurrent Session I

  • "Timeless Hymnal Workshop: Part 1", Stauffer Chapel
    • Mark Shipp, Austin Graduate School of Theology, Austin, TX
    • Randy Daw, Associate Editor, Timeless Hymnal, Greenville, TX
    • James Tackett, Timeless Hymnal / Paperless Hymnal, Austin, TX
  • "From Olney Hymns to Hymns Ancient & Modern (The Triumph of the English Hymn Books)" -- Jerry Rushford, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA, Plaza Classroom 190
  • "Rurality, Authenticity, and the Folklorization of A Cappella Southern Hymnody" -- Jesse P. Karlsberg, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, Plaza Classroom 189

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM  PLENARY ADDRESS: "Like a Lark", Stauffer Chapel

  • Marva Dawn, Teaching Fellow in Spiritual Theology, Regent College, Vancouver, BC

11:30 AM – 12:45 PM  LUNCH, Waves Cafe

1:00 PM – 1:45 PM  Collegiate Concert: Lubbock Christian University Choir, Stauffer Chapel

2:00 PM – 2:45 PM  ALL SING — Keith Lancaster, Praise & Harmony, Raitt Recital Hall

3:00 PM – 3:45 PM  Collegiate Concert: Centenary College Choir, Stauffer Chapel

4:00 PM – 4:45 PM  Concurrent Session II

  • Sacred Harp Singing School: Part 1 -- Jesse P. Karlsberg, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, Lindhurst Theatre
  • "They Sang With One Voice: Hymnology and Weekly Communion in the Early Stone-Campbell Movement" -- Jason Fikes, Director of Abilene Christian University Press and Leafwood Publishers Director, Abilene Christian University/Leafwood Press, Abilene, TX, Plaza Classroom 188
  • "'For Such a Time as This': Imagining a Vibrant Future for Congregational Singing" -- Lorraine Brugh, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN, Plaza Classroom 189

5:00 PM – 5:45 PM  VESPERS, Keith Lancaster, Stauffer Chapel

6:00 PM – 7:15 PM  DINNER, Waves Cafe

7:30 PM  EVENING CONCERT: CERULEAN & ALL SING, Smothers Theatre

 

FRIDAY, 5/13

7:00 AM – 8:15 AM  BREAKFAST, Waves Cafe

8:30 AM  MORNING SONG – Ken Nafziger, Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, VA, Stauffer Chapel

9:30 AM – 10:15 AM  Concurrent Session III

  • "Timeless Hymnal Workshop: Part 2", Stauffer Chapel
    • Mark Shipp, Austin School of Theology
    • Randy Daw, Associate Editor, Timeless Hymnal
    • James Tackett, Timeless Hymnal / Paperless Hymnal
  • "Communal Singing: More Than Meets the Ear" -- Lorraine S. Brugh, Valparaiso University; with Valparaiso University students: Samuel Brandt, Nathan Hopper, Emma Lipasti, Rachel McLaughlin, and Kaitlyn Matthews, Plaza Classroom 188
  • " 'Blessed Assurance': Hymns as Internal Iconography" -- Shawn Kirchner, La Verne Church of the Brethren, La Verne, CA, Raitt Recital Hall

10:30AM – 11:30 AM  ALL SING – Keith Lancaster, Praise & Harmony, Stauffer Chapel

11:30AM – 12:45 PM  LUNCH, Waves Cafe

1:00 PM – 1:45 PM  Collegiate Concert: Rochester College A Cappella Chorus, Stauffer Chapel

2:00 PM – 2:45 PM  ALL SING – Ken Nafziger, Eastern Mennonite University, Raitt Recital Hall

3:00 PM – 3:45 PM  Collegiate Concert: Pepperdine University Chamber Choir, Stauffer Chapel

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM  Concurrent Session IV

  • "Heart, Mind, Body, and Song" -- Linda King, St. Paul School of Theology, Oklahoma City, OK, Plaza Classroom 188
  • "Hymns in the Campbell Tradition"
    • "'Come, My Christian Friends and Brethren': Clement Nance's Anthem for the Christian Movement" -- McGarvey Ice, Brown Library, Abilene Christian University , Abilene, TX, Plaza Classroom 189
    • "Residual Traces of Campbell's Hymnody: 'O Thou Fount of Every Blessing'" -- Harold Fletcher, Oklahoma Christian University, Oklahoma City, OK, Plaza Classroom 190
  • "Russian Hymns for North American Churches" -- Psalom, St. Petersburg, Russia, Stauffer Chapel

5:15 PM – 6:00 PM  Vespers with Psalom, Stauffer Chapel

6:00 PM – 7:15 PM  DINNER, Waves Cafe

7:30 PM  FESTIVAL CHOIR CONCERT, Smothers Theatre

 

SATURDAY, 5/14

7:00 AM – 8:15 AM  BREAKFAST, Waves Cafe

8:30 AM – 9:15 AM  MORNING SONG (Taize), N. Lincoln Hanks and David Lemley, Stauffer Chapel

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM  Concurrent Session V

  • Sacred Harp Singing School: Part 2 -- Jesse P. Karlsberg, Emory University, Lindhurst Theatre
  • Singing with Psalom -- Psalom, St. Petersburg, Russia, Raitt Recital Hall

10:45 AM – 11:30 AM  Collegiate Concert: Harding University Choir, Stauffer Chapel

11:45 AM – 1:00 PM  LUNCH, Waves Cafe

1:00 PM – 5:30 PM  FREE TIME

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM  DINNER, Waves Cafe

7:30 PM  "TAKE 6" CONCERT, Smothers Theatre


 

 

Take 6 tickets are guaranteed to the first 200 registrants only.