F18A12 Music in the Old Testament

Please note: this course requires membership in
Lifelong Learning Institute Membership 2018-2019

Dates:September 12 - October 10, 2018
Meets:W from 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Location:Sunnyside Retirement Community Sunnyside Room
Fee: $35.00

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact the program coordinator to find out if alternative classes are available.

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This class will study the origin, use, and teachings regarding music in the Old Testament. These will include historical accounts in Genesis and elsewhere, as well as in poetic and prophetic books. We will discuss the intended divine purpose for music, including worship, celebration, and encouragement. We will also look at biblical references in hymns and worship songs.

Instructor: Raymond Hebert has taught and directed church and choral music for decades. He conducts the Staunton Choral Society and teaches Music Appreciation at Blue Ridge Community College. He also teaches private lessons in voice, piano, and guitar.

Suggested Reading: Please bring a Bible, one or more church hymnals, and a notebook.

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