Handel's Messiah - Bethany Peniel College Oratorio Chorus (1953)

Handel's Messiah presented by the BPC Christmas Chorus, including members of Bethany First Church of the Nazarene, Directed by Lester L. Dunn. Recorded at Bethany First Church of the Nazarene, now Herrick Auditorium on Sunday, 13 Dec. 1953. Soloists include; Soprano: Mabel Sonnevik, Contralto: Evelyn Robinson, Tenor: Herbert (Gene) Chambers, and Bass: Geron Brown.

For additional information see the attached newspaper article. 

SNU Christmas Chapel (1998)

This is the annual Christmas Chapel from 09 Dec. 1998 recorded in Herrick Auditorium.  Phil A. Moore leads the congregation in the singing of Christmas hymns.  

SNU Choral Society Christmas Concert (1987)

Southern Nazarene University Choral Society in Christmas Concert. Recorded Monday, 07 Dec. 1987 in Cantrell Music Hall. Directed by David L. Miller, Organ: Mark Reighard. 

The repertoire for this concert includes Gloria by Antonio Vivaldi, Gloria in Excelsis Deo - Cantata 191 by J.S. Bach, and choruses from Messiah by George Frederic Handel.

Soloists in order of appearance for Vivaldi's Gloria are: Kim Bradford, Ella Millarrd, Melissa McIntosh, Stephanie Leisher, and Darla Leewright.

SNU Christmas Sounds (1990s)

Southern Nazarene University presents the SNU Choral, Brass Choir and Choral Society in their annual Christmas concert : Christmas Sounds. Directed by David L. Miller, and Phil A. Moore.

Handel's Messiah - Bethany Nazarene College Choral Society and Orchestra (1981)

Bethany Nazarene College Choral Society & Orchestra present Handel's Messiah.  Performed and recorded in Herrick Auditorium on the campus of Bethany Nazarene College on 07 December 1981 at 8:00PM.  This recording of the Messiah was Conducted by Dr. Dwight L. Uphaus with Continuo by Mark Reighard. Jaleen Morgan served as rehearsal accompanist.  

Southern Nazarene University's Christmas Media Collection


The Christmas media collection includes both audio and video clips of Christmastime

Handel's Messiah - Bethany Nazarene College Oratorio Chorus (1960's)

Bethany Nazarene College's Oratorio Chorus presents Handel's Messiah.

Directed by Harrell Lucky
Organist: Ruth Taylor
Soprano: Marcia Schultz
Contralto : Nelinda Purtee
Tenor : Robert Rist
Bass : Dale German