Augustana Christmas Vespers and Radio Broadcast

Christmas Vespers 2017

"The Adoration of the Shepherds," by Anton Raphael Mengs. © Museo Nacional del Prado (Spain - Madrid).

Event Details

Date: December 18 - December 25, 2017


As part of Christmas at Augustana, Augustana Performing and Visual Arts presents Christmas Vespers 2017, a celebration of the birth of Christ featuring Augustana’s four choirs and the orchestra.

Dec. 18-25 Broadcast Dates and Times

We are pleased and grateful the following stations will broadcast an hour-long version of the 2017 Christmas Vespers program on the following dates and times:

Dr. Paul Nesheim directs The Augustana Choir and Chamber Choir. The orchestra is led by Dr. Peter Folliard, and Dr. Lisa Grevlos and Dr. Russell Svenningsen direct Angelus and the University Chorale. Dr. Christopher Unger directs the brass ensemble.

CDs of Performances

If you missed Vespers, or want to get in the Christmas mood, order the CD recording of the 2016 Vespers program "Welcome All Wonders." Recorded live at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, this wonderful 2016 recording is available now for $20 (includes postage). Limited quantities of the 2014 and 2012 performances are also available.