The Concordia University Nebraska A Capella Choir will be touring through the United States this spring. They will be performing at Grace Lutheran Church in Mastic Beach on March 4th at 7:00pm.
Admission to the concert is free. If you would like to support the choir, there will be an optional offering during the concert to assist the university with travel expenses.
Concordia University’s A Capella Choir has been performing concerts and joining congregations in worship for over 86 years. It is one of the United States’ oldest touring Lutheran collegiate choirs. The choir has performed throughout the United States, and internationally in Greece, Italy, France, Egypt, Israel, Lebanon, India, Thailand, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, the Philippines, Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Latvia, Austria, Spain, Mexico, South Africa, and Australia.
The 72-voice choir is chosen by audition and is comprised of majors from most academic disciplines, representing many states and some foreign countries. Over 180 students audition each fall for the internationally renowned concert choir. The choir has been invited to perform for NMEA and ACDA conferences, and international competitions. They received the Gold Medal for performance at the 12th Australian International Music Festival in Sydney and earned a spot in the winner’s circle at the 42nd International Choral Competition in Spittal, Austria.