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The 140th Anniversary Weekend of the Virginia Glee Club, held March 18-20, 2011 as part of the Glee Club 2010-2011 season, celebrated the 140th anniversary of the Glee Club's founding in 1871. Events of the weekend included the Glee Club's 140th Anniversary Concert, alumni singing events, receptions, and a banquet at Alumni Hall that was keynoted by former UVa president John Casteen.


  • Friday cocktail reception
  • 140th Anniversary Concert
  • Friday post-concert reception at Trinity Pub
  • Saturday Alumni Sing
  • Walking tour of the Lawn
  • 140th Anniversary Banquet
  • Post-banquet cocktails at Trinity Pub
  • Sunday brunch


Audio and Videos[]

Alumni sings[]

Recordings of performances from the Saturday alumni sings are listed below.

Work Conductor Audio
Come Again, Sweet Love by John Dowland John Liepold
Winter Song by Frederic Field Bullard John Liepold
Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child (Morgan Whitfield, soloist) John Liepold
Dona Nobis Pacem John Liepold
Pater Noster Bruce Tammen
Love is a Green Girl (from Summer Songs - David Davis) Donald Loach
A Shadow's on the Sundial (from Summer Songs) Donald Loach
Hark All Ye Lovely Saints Donald Loach
Shenandoah Frank Albinder
Ave Maria (Biebl) Frank Albinder



Banquet speeches[]

Speeches from the 140th Anniversary Banquet are below:

Speaker Audio
Lloyd F. Stamy, Jr. (partial)
John Casteen, part 1
John Casteen, part 2
Thomas Deal
Patrick Lynn Garner - reminiscences of the first European Tour
Virginia, Hail, All Hail/The Good Old Song (all)



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