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~ founded 1851 ~
Oldest continually operating chorus in the Washington, D.C. Metro area!
Dedicated to the study and performance of German Classical and Folk repertoire.

2434 Wisconsin Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20007
website: -- phone hotline: 202-310-4691


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last update: March 18, 2020 - this website works best with the Firefox browser.
      “SING MIT UNS!” - Join us to sing German repertoire.
We are a non-auditioned chorus and invite singers who like to sing German repertoire, from folklore to classical, to join us at our weekly Monday rehearsals. Knowledge of German helpful but not required. Come in and introduce yourself. The conductor will determine the voice section for you.
We welcome you!

Rehearsal March 23 and 30 CANCELLED
Rehearsals every Monday at 7pm
Conductor Robert L. Morehead

Concord Clubhouse
2434 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20007
    (above the Old Europe Restaurant,
    left door inside the street entrance).
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You can find us via Metro bus line 30, 31, 33
   see Metrobus online maps and timetables .

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

Washington Saengerbund 2019
Washington Saengerbund 2019 Christmas Concert
at United Church/Vereinigte Kirche
(historische ‘Deutsche Kirche’ seit 1833)
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       about upcoming events, please sign up at the bottom of this page.
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St Ann's entrance May 9, 2020 - 7pm
Annual Spring Concert
at St. Ann Catholic Church, 4001 Yuma Street, NW, Washington, DC 20016
(at Wisconsin Avenue and Tenley Circle, close to Tenleytown Metro station)
    Enjoy a choral program with accompaniment including music by Mendelssohn, Schumann and others. Also pieces from Ludwig van Beethoven commemorating his 250th birthday.
    Free Admission. Freewill offering.

Cemetery Monday, May 25, 2020 - 11:30am
Memorial Day service at Prospect Hill Cemetery
The Washington Saengerbund supports Prospect Hill Cemetery,
a historic landmark in the District of Columbia,
and participates with musical selections.
2201 North Capitol St NE, Washington, DC 20002 - Google map for location .
Parking on the cemetery grounds - see cemetery map where to park.

note Saturday, June 20, 2020 afternoon
The Washington Saengerbund is going to participate in the 140th Anniversary concert of the Lancaster Liederkranz in Manheim, PA. The event is open to Lancaster Liederkranz members and guests. Watch for details.

Saturday, September 26, 2020
Oktoberfest in Lovettsville, Virginia
“Recongized as one of the best Oktoberfest Celebrations in the World!!”
The Washington Saengerbund will be there with its bratwurst grill serving German Bratwurst, Knockwurst, Weißwurst with Sauerkraut, Potato Salad, Rolls. Also Pretzels, and for dessert try the delicious Applestrudel.

Directions to Lovettsville Oktoberfest.

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. If you wish to make a contribution
please see our webpage Friends of the WSB.

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