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Cornerstone University’s Credo, which means “I believe” in Latin, is an a cappella ensemble that specializes in an eclectic variety of music, including sacred, madrigals, jazz and modern popular songs. This unique combination makes for a dynamic musical experience for both the ensemble and the audience. Along with campus events and concerts, the group performs in area schools and churches. Credo members are also in the University Chorale. An audition is required.

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Upcoming Events

Credo performs regularly at Matthews Performing Arts Center on Cornerstone’s campus as well as in various locations in the community. See below for upcoming events on campus and around town.


Relive past performances from various Credo groups through the years. Take a look at some past performance recordings below.


Fall Concert 2020

Available for a limited time, the Cornerstone University Chorale directed by Dr. Kent Walters presents this recording of their Nov. 1 concert. Featuring soloists Maddy Baar and Jackson Muir, as well as vocal ensemble, Credo, this hour-long concert showcases how Cornerstone has continued to engage with the arts through the gift of music, even in this difficult season of COVID-19. May you be blessed by this limited-time virtual performance!

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Additional Information


Credo is a selective a cappella vocal ensemble composed of 5 to 8 people. Entrance is by audition.  The group focuses on vocal and musical excellence through rigorous rehearsal and performance of varied repertoire. See below for a current roster of Credo members.

Name Hometown Major Anticipated Graduation Year
Emily Denbow Allendale, Mich. Music Education 2024
Riley Christensen Greenville, Mich. Music 2025
Britt Parkinson Hale, Mich. Commercial Music 2025
Clayton Switzer Byron Center, Mich. Commercial Music 2026
Adam Rasmussen Traverse City, Mich. Music Education 2025

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Want Credo to perform at your church or event? Credo regularly performs in the community throughout the academic year. If you are interested in having Credo perform at your event, email our event coordinator at

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