Over time, Thomanerchor has produced renowned musicians and has been led by talented Thomaskantors, including the famous composer Johann Sebastian Bach. Recognized for their passion for tradition and their musical legacy, the Thomanerchor has invited the Chorale to share in a special performance on Reformation Day.
Valparaiso University Chorale has a long standing relationship with Thomaskirche (St. Thomas Church) in Leipzig. During Chorale’s 2004 concert tour, they served their first residency at the St. Thomas Church. The Chorale has served an additional four residencies and travels regularly to Germany to continue this honored relationship. This strong bond fortifies the Lutheran traditions that are core to the mission of Valparaiso University.