Founded in 1986 by Dr. Laura Lane, Nova Singers is a 20-voice ensemble with a nation-wide reputation for expressiveness, virtuosity and innovative programming. Nova Singers has performed at state, regional and national conventions of the American Choral Directors Association, has produced eight professional recordings and has received numerous grants from the Illinois Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Nova Singers has commissioned and premiered eleven new works from composers such as Thea Musgrave, William Hawley and Ruth Watson Henderson. The ensemble produces an eight-concert subscription series in two locations: four in Galesburg and four in the Quad Cities.


  • Thank-You to Our 2016-2017 Major Sponsors

    OSF Healthcare

    The Register Mail

    Blick Art Materials

    G & M Distributors

    Epic Stone

    Masters Educational Services

    Illinois Arts Council Agency

    City of Galesburg

    Quad City Arts Dollars

    Galesburg Community Foundation

    Community Foundation of Great River Bend