Articles

Hospitality in multicultural choral singing
International Journal of Community Music (2016) Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 171-190

According to Higgins, hospitality is the central characteristic of community music. This article discusses how hospitality is expressed in so-called 'multicultural choirs'--which exist in several Norwegian cities--and the impact, if any, such hospitable musical and social environments have on members ...

Unfreezing Identities: Exploring Choral Singing in the Workplace
International Journal of Community Music (2015) Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 163-178

The topic of this article is the emerging trend of singing at work. The discussion is exemplified by results from case studies of singing interventions carried out at two different workplaces. The research comprised group interviews, participant observation, and questionnaires. ...