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Choral Potpourri: Choral Ethics; Bein’ Highfalutin

September 29, 2016 -

“It is impossible, in our condition of Society, not to be sometimes a Snob.” William Makepeace Thackeray Recently, I’ve become aware I am being referred to as Highfalutin, an Elitist, and a Snob. All those things are, apparently, bad things. In my own work, I suppose I am a bit

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Does anyone know of any church or group that would be interested in selling some choir robes like these? We have 110 robes and all of a sudden we have 160 boys! YIKES!! ... See MoreSee Less

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Annelise BrownHow?? I have 7 guys in my choir and it's like pulling teeth

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Kenneth Potter160 boys. Poor baby I feel so sorry for you. I'd take maybe 140 of them off your hands. How many do you really need?

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Brian RussellCan't help you, but what a great problem to have! Hope all is well with you, Ken!

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David DillardKen....it is so great to see young men wanting to be involved in a musical group. I have worked with the Atlanta Boy Choir and find it so rewarding to work and see them grow musically, mentally and spirituality. I know you must be very proud of them!

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Jo-Michael ScheibeWhat a wonderful problem......

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David DonathanHi Ken. I have about 70 robes like these you can have. A few clarifications: they are adult sizes, but some are for smaller adults, and they have the cathedral length surplice, not the shorter ones you have. We bought new ones 2 years ago. They are in pretty good shape, royal blue, 100% poly, cotton/poly surplice, in 2 boxes ready to ship. They could easily be altered. Message me.

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David DonathanRemember, you saw them when we sang with you for the Aida conference here in Charleston.

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David DonathanACDA...darn auto correct.

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Kenneth PotterNo, David, I wanted the boys, not the robes. Reread the thread........

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The Cecilia Ensemble out of Augusta, Georgia, after a performance at the Lutheran Cathedral in Moscow, Russia.


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