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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: February 14, 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!

Rehearsals begin again on
Monday, January 13, 2020 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).
Click for Map
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.
     • Please consider a tax deductible donation to the Washington Sängerbund - click Friends of WSB.


   Saturday, February 15, 2020
      7:00pm til midnight
   Mardi Gras Prize Masquerade Ball

   Join us for our anual Costume Prize Masquerade Party.
      Ballroom at the Elks Lodge
      8421 Arlington Blvd., Fairfax,Va. 22031
      a short distance from exit 50 of the Beltway
      Directions to Elks Lodge - or Google map.
Great dance music with ‘Mike Surratt and the Continentals’.
Prizes for best costumes (singles, couples and groups), and door prizes.
Cash Bar with German beer, wine, sodas.
(NO outside food or beverages permitted).
Lots of free parking. Handicapped accessible.
Click for printable flyer.

   $40 per person advance sale
   $50 per person at the door
   $25 per person (must be pre-ordered by February 10)
To order admission and dinner tickets call Ute Hayman at 703-941-7691.
You may also order admission tickets on line
using Credit Cards or PayPal

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Click on the “Add to Cart” button to go to the secure PayPal site
to place your order for tickets.
The Saengerbund will be notified of your order, tickets will be held at the door.

note Sunday, March 1, 2020
The Washington Saengerbund will participate, together with other choruses,
at the annual Liederabend sponsored by the United Singers of Philadelphia.
All are welcome. Held at the Cannstatter Volksfest Verein, 9130 Academy Road, Philadelphia, PA 19114 - click for map .
Admission $8.00 (includes free beer, sodas, chips and bretzels on tables).
Resonably priced sandwich platters are available.

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.

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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