North American Swiss Singing Alliance Sängerfest 2021
The next North American Swiss Sängerfest will be held in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, June 24-28, 2021.
Swiss Singing Societies in North America
The Schweizerchor Columbus is a member 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:
- Toledo Swiss Singers, Toledo, Ohio (Facebook page)
- Schweizer Männerchor Helvetia of Allegheny City (Pittsburgh), Pennsylvania (Facebook page)
- Swiss Singing Society of Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
- Monroe Swiss Singers, Monroe, Wisconsin (Facebook page)
- Männerchor & Jodlerklub New Glarus, New Glarus, Wisconsin (Jodlerklub Facebook page)
- Jodlerklub Heimattreu, Calgary, Alberta
- Wildrose Yodel Club, Central Alberta
- Edmonton Swiss Men’s Choir, Edmonton, Alberta (Facebook page)
- Montagna Singers, Ottawa, Ontario
- Schweizer Jodelfreunde Ontario, Thames Valley, Ontario (Facebook page)
Swiss Government and Culture
- Swiss Federal Government site
- The Swiss Center in New Glarus, Wisconsin, is the North American library and museum that serves to educate and celebrate everything Swiss.
- Rocky Mountain Alphorns. Includes links on alphorn lore.
- Swiss-Austrian Jodeling
Schwyzerdüütsch (Swiss German)
- Wikipedia article on Romansch
- Dicziunari Romansch Grischun. This site documents the creation of a definitive Romansch dictionary.
Germanic Singing Societies in Central Ohio
The Germanic singing societies are federated into the United German Singing Societies of Central Ohio. The UGSS site is under construction.