Tag: German-Texas Saengerband

GEORGE C. MANNER Promoted Saengerfest

4 May 2018

DALLAS, like other areas in the state, owes much to its German-Ameri­can pioneers for an appreciation of good music. The German-Texas Saengerbund, or Singers League, created in New Braunfels before the Civil War, held its notable twenty-fifth Saengerfest in Dallas in April, 1904. It was to prove both the climax of the musical life of […]