North American Swiss Singing Alliance Sängerfest 2018

The next Sängerfest will be held in Toledo, Ohio, June 28-July 1, 2018, with performances at the historic Valentine Theater.

Swiss Singing Societies in North America

The Helvetia Männerchor and Edelweiss Damenchor are members of the North American Swiss Singing Alliance (NASSA), founded in 1897 to promote Swiss singing throughout the United States and Canada.

The following links point to the other societies in NASSA:



Swiss Government and Culture

Swiss Languages

Schwyzerdüütsch (Swiss German)


Germanic Singing Societies in Central Ohio

The Germanic singing societies are federated into the United German Singing Societies of Central Ohio (UGSS).

Schweizerchor Columbus