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String and Wings (v. 8, issue 3)

Author: The Notre Dame Folk Choir

A Letter from the Directors

Karen Schneider Kirner, Assistant Director 

Happy Spring! Happy Lent! Students have just returned from Spring Break and we're heading into the final, frenzied weeks of Spring Semester 2018. As usual, there has been lots of activity on campus - never a dull moment! 

The Folk Choir is still providing music for Sunday night Lenten Vespers. Maggie James, daughter of Folk Choir Alumnus Mike James, has been alternating with my hubby Scott to provide harp accompaniment for these beautiful liturgies held in the nave of the Basilica. 

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Strings and Wings (v. 8, issue 2)

Author: The Notre Dame Folk Choir

A Letter from the Director

J.J. Wright 

Happy Advent! I am writing to after having (nearly) completed my first semester as the Director of the Folk Choir and after Welcome Weekend, two weddings, seven home football weekends, the Concert for the Missions, Advent Lessons and Carols, and booking our entire Texas Tour for Spring 2018! Needless to say, the Fall has kept me, Karen, and the choir really busy!…

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Strings and Wings (vol. 8, issue 1)

Author: The Notre Dame Folk Choir

A Letter from the Director

Associate Director, Karen Schneider-Kirner
 
Transitions. Life is full of them. I write this just as I reached the 20th anniversary milestone of my association with the Notre Dame Folk Choir. Where did the years go? They are a rich tapestry of rehearsals, masses, planning sessions, tours, officer meetings, concession stands, shared meals and conversations with the many marvelous students and staff that have been a part of our graced ensemble over the years. And God has watched over us through all our labors.…

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