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Archive for March, 2012

2012 Southeastern Tour &General &Uncategorized | 29 Mar 2012

Attention Aboard the Cabin….

Meghan documents the latest adventures on her journey to grad school…. ?Attention aboard the cabin, we are making our final descent into Indianapolis.? ?Is ?Faites-lui mes aveux? still your aria?? ?You got this, mezzo!? ?The practice rooms are sound-proof!!? ?The practice rooms are all full?? ?Let?s just take it from the ?Schicchi? section?? Over the […]

2012 Southeastern Tour &Concerts &General | 17 Mar 2012

Homeward Bound

Written Friday evening…. Georgia greetings, Ya?ll! Today we made our way to Risen Savior Lutheran Church in Pooler, Georgia for our final full-length concert of the tour. At this point on tour, it is obvious that life on the road has begun to test our physical and mental endurance. Nonetheless, both choirs put on outstanding […]

2012 Southeastern Tour &Concerts &General | 16 Mar 2012

Back in the groove… for now

Written on the motorcoach Thursday afternoon…. After a wonderful free day spent in the Orlando area, the members of the Wisconsin Lutheran Choir are ready for another concert experience. Tonight we perform at Victory Lutheran in Jacksonville. The concerts have been going splendidly and tour has been flying by. The hardest thing to realize is […]

2012 Southeastern Tour &Concerts &General | 15 Mar 2012

A Magical Free Day

It?s been a great tour so far. The concerts have been uplifting and the audiences, even more so. The hosts have been very gracious and very kind for opening their churches and homes to us. Free day was great. The choir was excited to get a day to relax and re-energize for the upcoming concerts. […]

2012 Southeastern Tour &General | 14 Mar 2012

A “Well-Oiled Machine”

Hello Choir Followers, Right now I am sitting on the bus listening to so many different things going on. I have a group next to me playing a card game, groups in front of me talking, groups behind me watching movies, and I?m sitting here writing to everyone reading, which brings me to my favorite […]

2012 Southeastern Tour &Concerts &General | 14 Mar 2012

That’s right, we’re in FLORIDA!!

HOWDY! Goodbye snow and hellloooooooooooooo sunshine! Today [Monday, March 12] we arrived in the sunshine state of Florida! As we drove across the state line, a unison cry of ?hooray!? sounded on the tour bus. Sunshine, a warm breeze, and palm trees galore?needless to say, it is GOOD to be here. We just finished our […]

2012 Southeastern Tour &General | 14 Mar 2012

On the Bus to Lawrenceville, GA

Hello choir followers! This is my first blog of this year?s Southeastern Choir Tour, so I?ve got some catching up to do. Here?s what I’ve got so far. The first day (Friday) was basically a day full of driving. We drove all the way to Kokomo, IN, which incidentally is the name of one of […]

2012 Southeastern Tour &General | 10 Mar 2012

Kokomo Postcard

Greetings from Kokomo, Indiana! The trees are huge, the fast food is plentiful, and ever-present stop lights complement the vast array of wilderness. One great attraction in this fabulous city (and I mean great) is the world?s largest steer.? The steer is a beast which you wouldn?t want to wrangle! This enormous stuffed steer attracts […]

2012 Southeastern Tour &Concerts &General | 10 Mar 2012

As I Sit in the Sanctuary….

As I sit in the sanctuary at Peace Lutheran Church in Kokomo, Indiana, I think what a blessing it is to be a part of this awesome choir and the tour we?ve just started. We are going to start our first concert in approximately 45 minutes! One of the violinists was just practicing a bit […]

2012 Southeastern Tour &General &Outreach | 08 Mar 2012

Come And Let Us Worship

Greetings, readers! Thanks be to God for bringing us thus far in the semester and for blessing us with refreshing spring weather this week. As we choir members take time to prepare for the 2012 Southeastern?Concert?Tour, many thoughts may be crossing our minds. The hustle and bustle of mid-term exams, projects, and daily homework certainly […]