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About Guitar Studies

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Students may choose guitar as their performance area for any of our music degree programs. See our Music Department’s site for more details. Messiah College also offers a Christian Music Minor and a General Music Minor.

Opportunities to Perform with Guitar at Messiah College:

  • Guitar Ensemble
  • The College Jazz Bands
  • Gospel Choir
  • Music Dept-Associated Contemporary Christian Bands
  • Messiah College Fiddlers
  • Many contemporary bands across campus that perform at various coffeehouse/concert opportunities

Listen to an interview and performance of Professor Zwally. This program was aired on WITF 89.5 Public Radio during spring semester of 2009.

Join us on April 18, 2015 for the annual Workshop for the Christian Guitarist

For questions concerning the Guitar Program at Messiah College contact:

Randall Zwally, M.M., M.L.S.
Director of Guitar Studies
Senior Lecturer in Music
Messiah College
P.O. Box 3004
One College Avenue
Grantham, PA 17027
717-766-2511, ext. 2400


View several performances of the Messiah College Guitar Ensemble:

Christmas Medley

Praise to the Lord, the Almighty

"Allemande," from Suite in B Minor

Information on Guitar Studies