- music and public relations
- Akron, OH
2012 Sep 25
Holly Oberlin of Akron, Ohio, a sophomore majoring in music and public relations, has been selected to perform this year with the Concert Choir, the premiere vocal ensemble at Heidelberg University.
Oberlin, who is singing the soprano part, is one of 38 members of the Concert Choir, the premiere vocal ensemble at Heidelberg. Open to all Heidelberg students, regardless of major, the choir rehearses three times each week and performs more than 15 concerts each year, including a domestic tour and a performance of Handel's Messiah as part of a Christmas concert at the Ritz Theatre for the Performing Arts in Tiffin. The choir is under the direction of Dr. Greg Ramsdell, assistant professor of choral music education at Heidelberg.
Founded in 1850, Heidelberg offers 36 courses of study in 19 major fields of concentration, awarding the bachelor of arts, bachelor of science, bachelor of music, as well as master's degrees in education, counseling, business administration and music. Affiliated with the United Church of Christ, Heidelberg has been ranked for 25 consecutive years as one of the top colleges in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report. For more information visit the web site at www.heidelberg.edu.