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Psallite CD Launch Event

Psallite CD

On April 9, 2016, SDG Music Foundation will hold a launch event at Grace Lutheran Church in River Forest, Illinois, to celebrate the release of its first Psallite CD. Five choral works from SDG's Psalms Project are included on the CD, recorded by Cor Cantiamo, the touring choral ensemble in residence at Northern Illinois University.


SDG 5-Year Milestones

SDG 5-year milestones

Take a look. We're celebrating the breadth of inspiring music we've been privileged to create and support around the world, between 2011 and 2015. Thank you to all who have helped make these events possible through their dedication and donations.


Highlights of SDG Fall Gala 2015

Psalms score display at SDG 2015 Fall Gala
 Psalms Project scores on display at the SDG Gala

The second Annual SDG Fall Gala on November 21, 2015, at The Cliff Dwellers in Chicago was a very lively and convivial gathering of old and new friends. Despite the day bringing Chicago its snowiest November storm in over 100 years, almost all of our registrants were able to attend!


Giving Tuesday is December 1st!

GivingTuesday logo

This year, on Tuesday, December 1, 2015, SDG is participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving.  Last year, more than 30,000 organizations in 68 countries came together to celebrate #GivingTuesday! We invite you to join the movement and give generously. Your gift to SDG will help keep classical sacred music flowing for future generations.


Gala to benefit The Anita Nelson Fund

SDG Fall Gala logo

SDG is holding its Second Annual Fall Gala on Saturday evening November 21, 2015, at the beautiful Cliff Dwellers on Michigan Avenue in Chicago. Sitting high above the city in a 22nd floor penthouse, the restaurant has jaw-dropping views of the lakefront, overlooking Millennium Park and the Art Institute of Chicago.  A perfect venue for an SDG gala!