June 8, 2019
Grand Rapids Art Museum - Grand Rapids, MI

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A collaborative event at GR's Festival of the Arts, with composer Richard Cerchia. Featuring many works, including "Henry's Song" for brass quintet, "Go and Do Good Things" for sting quartet + flute, and "Matins" for solo Piano.

May 11, 2019
West Michigan Piano - Grand Rapids, MI


Three student recitals throughout the day: 11am, 1pm, 2:30pm.
Featuring the world premier of "Matins," the first of seven movements from "Book of Hours," commissioned by Deanna Birchard. This event will also include three performances of "Dance for a Clock Tower" written by Rena Poling.

January 26, 2019
Grand Rapids, MI
December 24, 2018
Trinity Baptist Church - Grand Rapids, MI

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Candle light service featuring carols, hymns and a few specials, including "Of the Fathers Love Begotten" and "Arise, Shine," arranged and by Rena Poling.


"Of the Father Love Begotten" for voice and piano

Performed by Rena Poling


"Arise Shine" for six female voices

Performed by Deanna Birchard, Ami Boomsma, Christy DeMann, Christy Hurd, Andrea Pfaff, Rena Poling


December 9, 2018
Trinity Baptist Church - Grand Rapids, MI

"For Joy" for SATB chorus and flute. Text by Jan Richardson.

December 9, 2018
Tree of Life UU congregational - McHenry, IL

"For Joy" for SATB chorus and clarient. Text by Jan Richardson.

December 2, 2018
Trinity Baptist Church - Grand Rapids, MI


"Arise Shine" for six female voices, arranged by Rena Poling. Original song by Harc.

November 8, 2018
Blythefield Hills Baptist Church - Rockford, MI


November 8-11. Original music by Penelope Thwaites. Orchestrations for strings and woodwinds by Rena Poling.

October 6, 2018
Holland, MI

Ceremony music for the new bride and groom.

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September 29, 2018
Grand Rapids, MI

Original arangements for the wedding ceremony.