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~ founded 1851 ~
the oldest German singing society in the Washington area

2434 Wisconsin Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20007
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last update: April 15, 2014

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Rehearsal every Monday at 7pm
with conductor Nick Brown.

Concord Clubhouse, 2434 Wisconsin Avenue, NW,
Washington, DC 20007
(above the Old Europe Restaurant). Click for Map
You can find us via Metro bus line 30, 32, 34, 35, 36.

For last minute announcements or changes
call the hotline 202-310-4691

Washington Saengerbund 2013
Washington Sängerbund at Spring Concert 2013
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Saturday, May 3, 2014 - 7:00pm
Annual Spring Concert - Frühlingskonzert
Kena Ballroom, 9001 Arlington Blvd., Fairfax,Va. 22031 - just minutes from the Beltway exit 50.
Click for MAP. Plenty of free parking.
Click for printable poster.
Music will include selections from the classical repertoire by Mozart, Brahms, Mendelssohn and others, as well as folk and lighter pieces. We are delighted to see Ole Hass, a well known tenor who has sung with the Washington Sängerbund before, return for a guest performance.
Dancing to the tunes of Mike Surratt and the Continentals from 8:30pm to 10:30pm.
Following the concert dinners, snacks and beverages will be offered for sale.

   $20 per person ($15 seniors 65-plus, and students with ID)
   receive a $5 discount for any tickets purchased 5 days or more in advance.

To order tickets call Nola Okerson at 703-719-5488.
You may also order tickets online using Credit Cards or PayPal
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Select your tickets (already discounted) from the drop down menu, and then click on the “Add to Cart” button to go to the secure PayPal site to place your order for tickets; if you wish to order additional tickets come back to this website page and select another ticket and click “Add to Cart” again.
           DISCOUNTED TICKETS only available if ordered by April 27 ! (phone or PayPal)
           Full price starting April 28.
The Saengerbund will be notified of your order, and tickets will be held at the door.

Note Monday, May 26, 2014 - 11:00am
Memorial Day service at Prospect Hill Cemetery
The cemetery is located at 2201 N Capitol St NE, Washington, DC - Map
Prospect Hill Cemetery is a designated historical landmark and is the burial site of many prominent German-Americans, including Julius Viedt, the founding president of the Washington Sängerbund.

Bier Saturday, September 27, 2014, 11:00am - 6:00pm
Oktoberfest in Lovettsville

Held in the town of Lovettsville, Virginia, located off Route 287 (Berlin Pike) in Loudoun County. Delicious German food like Bratwurst, Knockwurst, Sauerkraut, etc. served by the Washington Sängerbund. You can find us right next to the big Oktoberfest tent.
Music and dancing throughout the afternoon. Click for Map

Bier Saturday, October 4, 2014, Noon to 6:00pm
Oktoberfest of the Capitol City Brewing Company

Held in Shirlington, VA (outside the Capitol City Brewing Company), 4001 Campbell Avenue, Arlington, VA. The Washington Sängerbund will serve tasty grilled bratwurst and other German food to accompany the local brew. Afternoon entertainment with band music and dancers in the plaza.
Click for location .

Friday, November 14, 2014 at 7pm
Annual Fall Concert - Sounds of Austria

To be held in the ballroom of the Embassy of Austria, Washington, DC.
Please reserve the date. More information coming.

Our Mission Statement:
The Washington Sängerbund strives to preserve German song and the German language.
The organization cultivates the study of music and instructs the members in choral singing
and in the theoretical knowledge of music.
The Washington Sängerbund is recognized by the IRS as a 501 (c) (3) organization.
Donations are tax deductible under current IRS regulations.

Be a Friend of the Washington Sängerbund
Individuals and organizations may treat donations to the Washington Sängerbund as charitable contributions on their income tax returns. We hope that you will select the Washington Sängerbund as a recipient of your tax-deductible contribution.
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