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A Summer of SDG Music

Trinity College Choir

While some consider summer the best beach time, others consider it prime music time. Soli Deo Gloria (USA) is delighted to be represented in multiple sacred music performances around the globe during the summer of 2013.


A Tribute to Dr. Richard Gieser

Dr. Richard G. Gieser, M.D.

The first annual Soli Deo Gloria Spring Benefit Dinner held on March 23, 2013, celebrated SDG’s visionary founder, Dr. Richard G. Gieser, who was named Lifetime Director and Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Directors of Soli Deo Gloria.


SDG Psalms Project

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Soli Deo Gloria’s Psalms Project, made possible by a grant from Lilly Endowment Inc., is rapidly expanding. Launched as a three-year pilot project to create a collection of fifteen contemporary choral works by the world’s foremost composers, the Psalms Project catalog now includes seven works, with two additional world premieres taking place in May 2013.


A "fervent account" of Bach's Mass in B Minor


The March 27, 2013, Chicago Bach Project presentation of Bach's Mass in B Minor was a night to remember! The Chicago Tribune hailed Maestro John Nelson for his "fervent account" of the Mass in this third installment of Soli Deo Gloria's rotating cycle of Bach sacred choral masterworks, coinciding with the Easter celebration.


SDG Presents Bach's Sublime "Mass in B Minor"


The Chicago Bach Project, presented by Soli Deo Gloria, is returning to Chicago for its third year with a performance of Bach’s great choral masterpiece, the sublime Mass in B Minor. Hearing this work performed in a sacred space, which is what Bach originally intended, is sure to be a moving experience. The venue of St. Vincent de Paul Church in Lincoln Park, with its soaring ceilings, stained-glass windows, and beautiful front altar, offers a stunning visual environment and enhances the spiritual richness of the music.