Voices of Gwynedd
The Voices of Gwynedd is a 100-member choir comprised of full- and part-time students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of Gwynedd Mercy University. Directed by Carol Evans, a seasoned soprano and assistant professor of music in the School of Arts and Sciences, the choir has developed into a highly professional choral ensemble presenting quality programs representing many different genres. Performances by the choir and our musical collaborators are establishing GMercyU as a strong cultural presence in Southeastern Pennsylvania and the entire Tri-state area.
Enriching the campus and the region, the Voices of Gwynedd provide on-campus concerts and events throughout the year. In addition, the ensemble has represented the University at a number of high profile regional events, including:
- A celebration for the Sisters of Mercy at the Kimmel Center
- The Convocation ceremony for the Collegium Augustinianum Graduate School of Philosophy and Theology in Philadelphia
- Philadelphia sports team games
Other notable performances include performing with:
- Barry Manilow on The Ultimate Manilow Concert Tour
- JoDee Messina on her Christmas Tour
- Broadway singer Linda Eder on her Holiday Tour
- Judy Collins on her Christmas Tour
As a member of the Voices of Gwynedd, you will have the opportunity to travel all over the world. Past concert tours have included:
- Walt Disney World,
- Vienna and Salzburg, Austria and Prague, Czech Republic
Interested in joining the Voices of Gwynedd? Contact:
215-646-7300 ext. 21157
Nov. 4: Fairmount String Quartet in a Concert by Female Composers
Nov. 30: Carol Nights: An Olde English Christmas Preview
Dec. 3: Carol Nights: An Olde English Christmas
Dec. 4: Carol Nights: An Olde English Christmas
Feb. 3: Lauren Lark in Concert
April 5: Spring Musicale: A Rainbow of Song Preview
April 7: Spring Musicale: A Ranbow of Song Preview
Show your support for the Voices of Gwynedd by taking part in one of our many fundraisers.
Candles are a favorite holiday tradition, so why not contact a VOG member now to order your favorite scent, beautiful holders or one-of-a-kind wrapping paper for the holidays! Or order online at www.yankeecandlefundraising.com and use Group Number: 990037105. All orders are due by October 22, for Christmas delivery. For more information, please contact the VOG Office at 215-646-7300, ext. 21157 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016
Wissahickon Fire House
245 Race Street, Ambler, Pa.
The Voices of Gwynedd will not only serve you a grand dinner, but also provide lovely musical entertainment at their Annual Spaghetti Dinner. All proceeds support the Voices of Gwynedd.
Admission: Adults $8, Children (ages 4-12) $5, Children ages 3 and under are free. For more information, call the VOG office at 215-646-7300, ext. 21157 or email@example.com.
Why not use the Voices of Gwynedd for your advertising needs? Every year our Christmas Carol Nights are sold out for three different nights (more than 1200 people) – a perfect crowd to see your business advertised in the program for our Christmas Concert. Orders are due by Wednesday, November 7. To submit your ad, call the VOG office at 215-646-7300, ext. 21157 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Letters From Santa
A personalized letter from Santa will warm the heart of any child or adult. Send a personalized “Letter from Santa” to your child, grandchild, niece, nephew, neighbor or friend! All Santa’s letters are printed on festive holiday paper and will be accompanied by Special Holiday Stickers from Santa! Santa’s letters can include any personal information requested on the order form. Letters will be received about a week prior to Christmas. All orders are due by November 7.
Please send your letter to:
Voices of Gwynedd
Gwynedd Mercy University
Connelly Faculty Center
1325 Sumneytown Pike
Gwynedd Valley, PA 19437
Have your sweetheart or your friends serenaded with a surprise Singing Valentine on Valentine's Day!
Choose from a list of songs that you want the Voices of Gwynedd to sing over the phone to that special someone. Singing Valentines are delivered on February 14. Cost is $5 per Valentine. Contact email@example.com or 215-646-7300 ext. 21157 to order!
Meet Carol Evans, VOG Director
Carol Evans is Assistant Professor of Music and Choral Director of The Voices of Gwynedd at Gwynedd Mercy University. Carol has distinguished herself by receiving the Christian R. and Mary F Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching at Gwynedd Mercy University and also the Gwynedd Mercy University Outstanding Professor of the Year Award.
Carol holds a Master of Music degree in Vocal Performance from Temple University and a bachelor's degree in Music Education from the Wheaton College Conservatory of Music. Under the Carol’s direction, the Voices of Gwynedd has developed into a highly professional choral ensemble presenting quality programs of many different genres.