Andrew Chandler of Sherwood has been presented the 2013 Music Award at Williams Baptist College. Chandler was selected for the award by the music faculty at WBC based on his academic achievement in the field.

The honor was presented at WBC’s Academic Awards Banquet on April 11.

One week later, Chandler performed his senior recital at the college. The performance was held in the choral room of WBC’s Maddox Center.

Chandler performed selections from Handel’s "Messiah," three language pieces and four other worship songs by various composers.

Chandler is a senior church music major at Williams. He is the husband of Taylor Chandler and the son of Todd and Kelly Chandler of Sherwood.

Students majoring in music, church music or music education at WBC present senior recitals as part of their requirements for graduation.