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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


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Rehearsal: every Monday at 7pm
Conductor: Christopher Knoedler
          Concuctor‘s bio.

Location: 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 .
Spring Concert 2022
Washington Saengerbund 2022 Spring Concert
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Sunday, December 4 at 4:00pm
The Washington Saengerbund and New Jerusalem Lutheran Church present
"Nine Lessons and Carols for the Advent and Christmas Season" hosted by
the historic New Jerusalem Lutheran Church founded in Lovettsville, VA in 1765.
Join the singers for this celebration of the coming of Christ at Christmas. The traditional German carols will be sung by the chorus in the original language with opportunities during the program for the congregation to join in.
The lessons will be presented in English, the carols will have English translations in the program.
Admission is free and all are invited to attend. A free-will offering collected at the door will be greatly appreciated.
The church is located at
12942 Lutheran Church Rd, Lovettsville, VA 20180 See map for directions.

Sunday, December 11 at 5:30pm and 6:45pm
The Saengerbund will present German Christmas carols
at the festively decorated Willard InterContinental Hotel,
1401 Pennsylvania Avenue NW,
Washington DC, DC 20004-1047.
See map for directions.

Sunday, December 18 at 4:00pm
The traditional annual German Christmas Concert
at United Church / Vereinigte Kirche
1920 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006,
followed by social hour.
See map for directions.

The Washington Saengerbund is a recognized charitable participant in the ‘’ program which donates 0.5% of your eligible purchases to our organisation. If you like to participate utilize this link or click on the image

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.

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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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