Iowa PBS presents Christmas With Wartburg 2023

Wartburg choir members dressed in tuxedos and black dresses hold lit candles as they sing.

Let the warmth of a one-of-a-kind experience fill your heart this holiday season. Christmas With Wartburg 2023 will premiere on statewide Iowa PBS Friday, December 22 at 8:30 p.m. and be rebroadcast Sunday, December 24 at 4:30 p.m.

Wartburg College’s holiday concert has inspired audiences for more than 75 years. Enjoy the talents of nearly 400 students from the Wartburg Choir, Castle Singers, Wind Ensemble, Ritterchor, St. Elizabeth Chorale, Kammerstreicher, Kantorei, and Handbell Choir.

Christmas With Wartburg 2023 was produced by Wartburg College students. It was recorded during this year’s performances, which took place December 1-3. The four-concert series includes on- and off-campus performances attended by nearly 6,000 people each year. 

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