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EN STJERNE SKINNER I NATT

A STAR SHINES TONIGHT
Tore w. Aas
1. Nå er den hellige time
Now is the holy hour.
Vi står i stjerne skinn
We are in starlight
Og hører klokkene kime
And hear the bells chime.
Nå ringes julen inn.
Now Christmas is being rung in.
Refrain:
      Englene synger høyt i kor
      The angels sing loudly in chorus
      Synger om fred på vår jord
      Sing about peace on our earth
      Verden var aldri helt forlatt
      The world was never completely abandoned
      En stjerne skinner i natt.
      A star shines tonight.
2. En nyfødt kjærlighet sover
A newborn love sleeps.
Nå er Guds himmel nær
Now God’s heaven is near.
Vår lange vanding er over
Our long walk is over;
Stjernen har stanset her.
The star has stopped here.
Refrain:
3. Se himmlen ligger og hviler
Watch the sky rest
På jordens gule strå
On the yellow straw of the earth.
Vi står rundt krybben og smiler
We stand around the crib and smile
For vi er fremme nå
For we are guests now.
Her kan vi drømme om den fred,
Here we can dream of peace
som vi skal eie en gang
That we should own once,
for dette barn har himmlen med
For this child has filled heaven
og jorden fylles med sang.
And earth with song.

Sanger-Hilsen July-August 2019

SangerHilsen July Aug 2019

Jul, Jul, Strålande Jul

A STAR SHINES TONIGHT

Tore w. Aas

1.  Nå er den hellige time [Now is the holy hour.]
Vi står i stjerne skinn [We are in starlight]
Og hører klokkene kime [And hear the bells chime.]
Nå ringes julen inn. [Now Christmas is being rung in.]

Refrain:
      Englene synger høyt i kor  [The angels sing loudly in chorus]
Synger om fred på vår jord  [Sing about peace on our earth]
Verden var aldri helt forlatt  [The world was never completely abandoned]
En stjerne skinner i natt.  [A star shines tonight.]

2.  En nyfødt kjærlighet sover  [A newborn love sleeps]
Nå er Guds himmel nær [Now God’s heaven is near.]
Vår lange vanding er over  [Our long walk is over;]
Stjernen har stanset her.  [The star has stopped here.]

Refrain:

3.  Se himmlen ligger og hviler  [Watch the sky rest]
På jordens gule strå  [On the yellow straw of the earth.]
Vi står rundt krybben og smiler  [We stand around the crib and smile]
For vi er fremme nå  [For we are guests now.]
Her kan vi drømme om den fred,  [Here we can dream of peace]
som vi skal eie en gang  [That we should own once,]
for dette barn har himmlen med  [For this child has filled heaven]
og jorden fylles med sang.  [And earth with song.]

(Translation thanks to Roger Buhr and Don Berg)

Sangerfest 2020

Sangerfest 2020 canceled!!  

It is with great regret that the NSAA Board of Directors and the Dane County Grieg Chorus have decided to cancel Sangerfest 2020 as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.  Our greatest concern is the safety of our members and attendees, and therefore we find it necessary to make this difficult decision.  The NSAA Directors will move forward in scheduling Sangerfest 2022. The NSAA urges everyone to abide by the rules that our Local, State, and Federal health organizations are putting out. Stay safe and healthy.

Grand Concert Program

Schedule of Events       Hotel Informatio
Registration Form                      Let’s Sing
Sangerfest Activities/ Events/ Hospitality
Meals and Food Events      Out and About Madison      Downtown Madison Map

 

Extra! Extra!  Extend your stay and participate in Make Music Madison

 

Sanger-Hilsen May-June 2019

SangerHilsen May June 2019 (1)

Sanger-Hilsen March-April 2019

SangerHilsen Mar Apr 2019

Sanger-Hilsen January-February 2019

SangerHilsen Jan Feb 2019

Prinsessen

The princess looked forth from her maiden bower.
The Lur of a herd-boy rang up from below.
“Oh, cease from thy playing and haunt me no more,
nor fetter my fancy that freely would soar,
when the sun goes down.”

The princess looked forth from her maiden bower
but mute was the Lur that had called from below.
“Oh, why art thou silent? Beguile me once more.
Give wings to my fancy that freely would soar,
when the sun goes down.”

The princess looked forth from her maiden bower.
The call of the Lur rose again from below.
She wept in the twilight and bitterly sighed,
“What is it I long for? God help me!” she cried
and the sun went down.

Sanger-Hilsen November-December 2018

SangerHilsen Nov Dec 2018

Sanger-Hilsen September-October 2018

Sanger Hilsen Sept October 2018

Sanger-Hilsen, July-August 2018

Sanger Hilsen July August 2018

Sanger-Hilsen, May-June 2018

Sanger Hilsen May-June 2018

Sanger-Hilsen March-April 2018

Sanger Hilsen Mar-Apr 2018

Photos from Sangerfest 2018

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Sanger-Hilsen, January-February 2018

Sanger Hilsen Jan-Feb 2018 (1)

Sanger-Hilsen, November-December 2017

Sanger Hilsen Nov-Dec 2017

Sanger-Hilsen September-October 2017

Sanger Hilsen Sept-Oct 2017

Sanger-Hilsen July-August 2017

July August 2017 SangerHilsen

Sanger-Hilsen May – June, 2017

May June 2017 SangerHilsen

Sanger-Hilsen March-April 2017

Mar-Apr 2017 SangerHilsen

Sangerfest 2018

logo 2018

Sangerfest 2018 was held May 31-June 2, 2018, in Decorah, Iowa

Thanks to all the members of the Luren Singing Society for a wonderful Sangerfest.
There were many chances to connect with friends, learn more about our Norwegian heritage, and create some beautiful music together.  Mange Tusen Takk.

SANGERFEST 2018 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

GRAND CONCERT PROGRAM

The Norwegian American Museum (Vesterheim) was featured during Sangerfest

Tours & Activities available during Sangerfest 2018           Sangerfest Vendors

 

Sanger-Hilsen January-February 2017

SangerHilsen Jan-Feb 2017