30 Oct 2010

The Secret Life of Community Choirs

From The Secret Life Of, 11:55 pm on 30 October 2010

Communist choirs, gay choirs, choirs for people who can't hold a tune... Whatever your ability, politics or sexual persuasion, somewhere in New Zealand there is a community choir for you. In the absence of traditional neighbourly contact, the desire to harmonise socially with strangers is growing more attractive. Julie Hill warms up her vocal chords and opens her mind to some of the kookiest - and friendliest - choral groups the country has to offer.