Tuesday, April 9
of the Hills Methodist Church,
Sun City West
Join West Valley Chorale and Maestro Ken Goodenberger, as we
perform this masterpiece in English with a 19-piece orchestra and
David Topping, Baritone, Jennifer Nagy, Soprano and Tenor Erik Gustafson.
The Creation (German: Die Schöpfung) is an oratorio written
between 1796 and 1798 by Joseph Haydn, and considered by many to be his
masterpiece. The oratorio depicts and celebrates the creation of the
world as described in the biblical Book of Genesis and in Paradise
Tuesday, April 9, at 7:00 PM,
Faith Presbyterian Church
16000 Del Webb Boulevard, Sun City
Thursday, April 11, at 7:00 PM
Shepherd of the Hills Methodist Church
13658 Meeker Boulevard, Sun City West
Tickets are $10.00 and can be purchased in advance from Chorale
members, or they will be available at the door.
Come share the joy of The Creation! For more information call President
Earl Thomas at 623-398-7765
to our new Accompanist, Christine Kyhn
The West Valley Chorale is delighted to
welcome Christine Kyhn as our Principal Accompanist for the 2012-2013
season. Christine is a pianist, organist, composer, and educator.
She received her Bachelor of Arts in Music from California State
University East Bay with an emphasis in piano and organ performance.
Christine also has earned the CAGO certificate from the American Guild
of Organists. She has been an active music educator in CA, CO, and AZ
in public and private schools, churches, and in her own studio.
Christine is a Master Orff teacher, embracing an approach to elementary
music education which incorporates music, language, and movement.
In addition to her piano and organ skills, Christine is also
a prolific composer and arranger. Her work has been performed in
schools and churches in Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut,
Oregon, and Washington. Christine has composed four musicals for
children, “The Far Out Incredible Trip Back to You and Me,”
“The Long Road to Talahoochie,” “Suntraps” and
“The Giant.” Her vocal solo arrangement based on “My
Shepherd Will Supply My Need” has been published with LifeWay
Christine also is accompanist for the Carolyn Eynon Singers as well as
serving as the Vocal Department Head at Rosie’s House, a music
academy located in downtown Phoenix. She is often called to play for
choirs, churches, and schools in the Greater Phoenix area. Christine
lives in Peoria, AZ with her husband, Peter Kyhn. They have three grown
children, and three beautiful granddaughters.
West Valley Chorale, Inc. Box 1173
Sun City , Arizona
us as a member, or to inquire on how you can support the chorale,
please call 623-214-2259 (Earl)
2004-2011 West Valley Chorale,