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Jon and Michelle Burkholder

We Love your beautiful, heavenly, singing. Keep up your good work and enthusiasm...

"Beautiful and Inspiring" - Chris Hoh

A choir director friend mentioned you today. I hadn't listened for a long time and was delighted to return to your website and hear your music again. It's beautiful and inspiring. What a blessing that you combine fine artistry with deep devotion. Thank you for sharing this offering. Chris Hoh

Steve Troyer

I really enjoy listening to these awsome recordings. keep it up

John Bay

In my search for a quality recording of "Deal Gently", to my joy and delight, I have recently discovered the Oasis Chorale. Growing up in the Lutheran Church, I acquired a love for sacred choral music at a very young age, and inspired me to continue my college work in choral conducting and performance.

That was fifty-five years ago, and many church, community, and professional choirs. Although I have never had the privilege to hear the Oasis Chorale in person, their recordings document that musical quality that makes the group distinctive, and separates them from most other choral groups. It is really quite simple......their spirituality is derived from each and every member LIVING the musical texts they sing each and every day.

As a choral conductor, you dream of having a choir where each member BELIEVES and LIVES the musical word. Many continued blessings to the Oasis Chorale. I can always "center" my soul by listening to "Father In Heaven".

Respectfully,

John Bay
Iowa City, Iowa
Director Emeritus, The Decorah Chorale

Richard Turbet

It has taken me ten years to catch up with your CD "In Endless Light". It is delightful and, as the author or editor of several books about William Byrd, I am nothing short of thrilled to own the premiere, and still unique, recording of his touching little sacred song "Look down O Lord", one of his final compositions, published in 1614 when he was 74. The choir sings it beautifully: the ladies' tone is radiant, and the gentlemen give the performance a firm foundation. At the end, Byrd's sublime phrase for "Freed from my sins and mine offence" perfectly illustrates divine liberation, and it brought tears to my eyes. Please extend my thanks and congratulations to Mr Nisly and to everyone still in the Chorale who participated in this recording.

LG

Hey, great work on your latest album "Healing River". IMHO, it is a step up in quality from your previous albums. I was especially pleased to hear your performance of Paulus' The Road Home. Keep singing, and striving for excellence in your performance.

Daniel Roll

Regarding: Concert at the Sandy Ridge Mennonite Church
Message: I was so impressed!  I have heard a goodly share of chorale music, but your group is the best!  I could hear all the parts, and every word could be understood with excellent harmony.   My wife and I agreed it was like hearing the angelic host, nearly making one cry it was so beautiful! 

Sharla

I wish like crazy that I could hear you guys live this year! But it was fun reading your updates and following your tour....blessings to you all! And especially to Summer and Lisa!=) Keep it up!

Phil Bahr

To Wendell Nisley and the Oasis Chorale,

Thanks for a spiritually edifying evening last night in Leamington, ON. I so very much appreciate you combining the sacredness of a cappella Christian choral music with musical excellence. Your tone, blend and precision were greatly appreciated.

My wife and I travelled the 1 1/2 hours from Livonia, Michigan to hear you. We are part of the Apostolic Christian Church in Livonia (also Anabaptist)

Keep up the good work! May God grant you grace, strength and wisdom as you continue His mission.

Phil Bahr

Gabriel Beachy

To Oasis & All
I especially appreciate the CD that ya'll put out on" Hymns of the Church" this was a nice diversion with beautiful arrangements. The songs of the congregation express so much and are an invaluable part of our heritage!! I hope y'all will make some more recordings featuring songs from here. All your recordings are done well ....this one is a bit more reachable for most.
May God bless your ministry and song!!

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