Luther's vibrant choral program includes nearly 500 singers in five choral ensembles.
Collegiate Chorale is comprised of select junior and senior singers who represent a broad range of academic majors and share a common love of singing.
The Luther College Collegiate Chorale is comprised of select junior and senior singers. The choir, featuring 90-100 mixed voices, performs sacred and secular choral works of a variety of periods and styles. Collegiate Chorale sings at chapel and Sunday worship services on campus, performs in the college’s annual Christmas at Luther celebration, and tours annually in the spring.
Collegiate Chorale has collaborated with Nordic Choir, Cathedral Choir, and the Luther College Symphony Orchestra to perform major choral/orchestral works such as Brahms’ A German Requiem, Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass, Handel's Messiah, and the premiere of Luther Mass by Stephen Paulus.
Collegiate Chorale has performed in concert with the American Symphony Orchestra at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall, New York City, and with the Cedar Rapids (Iowa) and La Crosse (Wisconsin) symphony orchestras. The choir performed at a regional American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) convention in 2016 and at the national ACDA convention in 2017.
Collegiate Chorale is conducted by Dr. Jennaya Robison.
Auditions for Collegiate Chorale are held each semester.
Collegiate Chorale rehearses MWF 2:45 to 3:45 p.m. in the Noble Recital Hall.