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3 Things choir should not be … and 4 Things it IS

3 Things choir should not be … and 4 Things it IS

It’s one of those things that I know intellectually … but that always shakes me up a little when I come across it in real life: a person who hates singing. I know it happens — and I know from my conversations with people like this that they almost always think they...

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How a weekend of singing renewed my faith in humanity

How a weekend of singing renewed my faith in humanity

Singing is one of the central forces of my life. But if you had asked me before the first weekend in January of this year whether a group of 20 people would want to come together for a weekend and sing for six hours a day, even I would have been a little hesitant. And...

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So what IS Vocal Improv, anyway?

So what IS Vocal Improv, anyway?

A quick note from Marion: Today's post is all about Vocal Improv, but first, I want to say that Sing Portland! is here for you in what seems to be a very hard time for us all. Last week's rehearsal was one of our biggest ever, as everyone came together to sing and...

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