Tyndale University College & Seminary is excited to hold its annual benefit concert Christmas in the Chapel to support student scholarships and bursaries.
Starring Steve Bell
Steve Bell is a songwriter, storyteller, and troubadour for our time. Over the course of a 25 year solo career, he has been sharing a message of love, hope and faith through songs, stories, and writings. He composes eloquent songs and sings them in his charming vocal style, accompanied by rootsy guitar riffs and storytelling prowess that are uniquely his own. He uses these remarkable gifts to share a message of hope that resonates deeply within the hearts and souls of fans, providing both solace and inspiration.
To date, Steve has put out a total of 20 albums which have sold well over 300,000 copies independently. His stream of accolades include three JUNO Awards, several Western Canadian and Prairie Music Awards, and the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal. His rare longevity, marked by a commitment to his vocation as equally social and artistic, has earned him a large and loyal fan base that continues to grow both in Canada and the United States.
Gilles Fournier's versatility on 4, 5 and 6 string electric basses and string bass, as well as his sharp-eared adventurous musicianship positions him as one of the most in demand musicians locally and abroad. He is extremely fluent in most languages of music from world beat to jazz and has worked professionally for over 30 years as a performer, band leader, composer, producer and educator.
Bart McKay is an award-winning, celebrated piano player and producer who has played on several of Steve Bell’s recordings, including his brilliant solo work on "Waiting for Aidan".
Murray Pulver began his career as a member of award-winning Canadian bands. Besides being a multi-award-winning musician, Murray has long been sought out for his talents as producer for his musical depth and renowned ability to highlight what’s best for each song. He co-produced several of Steve Bell's projects including "Keening for the Dawn", "Pilgrimage" and the newest album, "Where the Good Way Lies".
Tyndale Community Choir
Directed by Dr. Melissa Davis, the Tyndale Community Choir (TCC), is a multi-generational, multi-cultural, multi-denominational choir, made up of Christian singers throughout the GTA, including Tyndale University's students, staff and faculty.
Alumni & Friends Reception
Tyndale's Alumni Council invites you to a special reception in Alumni Hall immediately following the concert. Join alumni at the Alumni & Friends Reception and meet members of the Alumni Council.
The Alumni & Friends Reception is generously sponsored by National Bank Financial Wealth Management.