University of Minnesota

The name of the Chorus was taken from an old legend featuring in of the songs on the Chorus' repertoire:




The Singer of Beverins


The shield of songs threw back the arms

The noise was oversung with song

The power of song conquered the war

The spirit of song saved the nation from wrong.

Latvian parade in Kalamazoo, Michigan, 1961, Chorus members participating. (Box 3, Folder 80)


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