The Nordöstlicher Sängerbund von Amerika (NÖSB), also known as the Northeastern Saengerbund of America, is the umbrella organization for German choruses in the Mid-Atlantic area ranging from Long Island, NY in the North and through Delaware, Pennsylvania, Maryland to Washington, DC in the South.
The purpose of this society is to promote the cultivation of German songs and music, the German language, customs and sociability among its members, and to hold National Song Festivals (Sängerfests).

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The 53rd Sängerfest
of the Nordoestlicher Saengerbund
was held on Saturday, June 2, 2018
at the Canstatter Volksfest Verein in Philadelphia, PA

                                                                            photo: Jeanne Endrikat, Washington Saengerbund (click on photo for full size image)
Sixteen participating choruses offered individual presentations,
followed by a combined chorus of all singers,
then one Maennerchor, one Damenchor,
and closing the program, again with all singers,
with the ‘Battle Hymn of the Republic’.
A festive dinner and dance followed the concert.

The Organizing Committee for the 53rd NÖSB Sängerfest
Elizabeth Boyts
Keith Farmer
Bob Kilp
Patricia B. Lightfoot
Sonja Ciresa
C. Nelson Fritts
David A. Lightfoot
Dolores L. Trueman

The 52nd Saengerfest

of the Nordöstlicher Sängerbund on June 12-14, 2015
was hosted by the Bloomfield Liedertafel of Pittsburgh, PA
with a festival concert followed by a banquet
at the Wyndham Grand Hotel in Pittsburgh.

                                                                                                              photo: Jeanne Endrikat

The 51st Saengerfest

of the Nordöstlicher Sängerbund was organized by the Lehigh Saengerbund from the Lehigh Valley in Pensylvania on June 8-10, 2012. A grand concert with 200 singers and orchestra was presented on Saturday evening in the Allentown Symphony Hall.

2012 Saengerfest at Symphony Hall
in Allentown, Pa.