The Glee Club Experience Blog

Story Cast 8: Nancy Lester du Tertre, Class of 1978

In preparation for the Glee Club's upcoming tour to Europe, Nancy Lester du Tertre '78 reminisces about her own tour to Jamaica. Tell us your memories of this or other tours in the comments below!

Top left – Two Glee Club members standing in front of bauxite lake  Top right – Glee Club members relaxing  Bottom left – Walter Nollner conducting at the Governor’s Mansion concert  Bottom right – me on the beach     Photos courtesy of [Nancy (Lester) du Tertre ’77/ ‘78]

Top left – Two Glee Club members standing in front of bauxite lake

Top right – Glee Club members relaxing

Bottom left – Walter Nollner conducting at the Governor’s Mansion concert

Bottom right – me on the beach

 

Photos courtesy of [Nancy (Lester) du Tertre ’77/ ‘78]

Story Cast 7: Susan Detwiler, Class of 1987

In this week's interview, Susan Detwiler, Class of 1987, shares here memories of Walter Nollner and the trip that the Glee Club took to Europe. This episode features our newest host, Daniel Hwang, Class of 2015.

Tell us about your favorite concert program

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Over the last week, we've been posting materials from our archives of concert programs, posters, and newspaper articles about the Glee Club through the centuries. Tell us which one has been your favorite or share your own below

Glee Clubs to perform world premiere

For the special occasion of the 100th football concert series with Harvard and Yale, the Princeton University Glee Club combines its rich history of musical premieres and its fondness for the music of famous Finnish composer, Jaakko Mantyarvi.

Please join us for the world premiere of Mantyarvi's The Famous Tay Whale, specially composed for the Glee Clubs of Princeton and Yale, on November 15!

See what the composer has to say about the piece below. 

Glee Club Welcomes New Members!

We are so excited for all our new members. For our annual kick-off retreat, we took them to Terhune Orchards and had a great time getting to know each other. Glee Club members past and present, what did you do for your first Glee Club retreat? Post you favorite memories below!

Reunions 2013

Thank you to all Glee Club members, past and present, who participated in the annual singing of Spem in Alium and in the very special Bill Trego Reunion Performanc

We would very much like to share pictures of the event and hear your feedback!

Please send your pictures to south44still@photos.flickr.com or use #PUGC with instagram and post your comments at the bottom. We would love to hear from you! 

 

Shirleypalooza!

On Sunday, April 28, the Glee Club showed its immense gratitude to President Shirley Tilghman and her dedication to the arts at Princeton by performing in an arts showcase in her honor. President Tilghman, you will be missed!

Photo credit: Princeton University

Photo credit: Princeton University

New Officers!

Introducing the new officer corps. We're looking forward to a great year

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The Glee Club's First Tour to Europe - 1965

In 1965, the Glee Club made front page news in the Daily Princetonian by announcing its first ever tour to Europe. Read about the tour that started this great Glee Club tradition!

Please click on the image to read the article or download the pdf version here!

Happy Holidays!

The Princeton University Glee Club would like to wish everyone a very happy holiday season full of joy and music!

Reminder!

If you weren't there to see the Glee Club show their orange and black pride and sing Harvard off the stage, we hope you will join them when they give their second Richardson performance of the season on Sunday at 3pm. Their wonderful holiday program will be a great way to start the season right!

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