GayMensChorus

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Summary: Add some history

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1990-1993 at least
AIDS Vigil Choir. Leader: ???12
Members: TerryParker, ChrisAucoin, BillElliott, NorvalCollins, NormanMoulton?, JJLyon, DanielMacKay3
Performances:
St George's Round Church
AIDS Fundraiser at Neptune Theatre (with JimPetrie's Halifax Feast Dinner Theatre singers and Neptune Theatre singers)
later
Chorus under GlennWalton4
later
Chorus under ColinCollette?
March, 2014
GarryWilliams begins organizing a chorus. March 11, 2014: ChrisAucoin creates Facebook group "Halifax Queer Men's Chorus" May 9, 2014: Chris writes, "Thanks to the nine guys who showed up on Monday" December 14, 2015: Concert5
October, 2018
HalifaxGayMensChorus is assembled by TimCross?, BryanCrocker?, and accompanyist HeatherFraser? .

Footnotes:

1. August 3, 1990 email from DanielMacKay to gay chorus mailing list "Right now, having some music to sing in our upcoming concert in October is critical."
2. April 29, 1993 Email from DanielMacKay saying he's busy with the AIDS Vigil Choir
3. January 7, 2019 Conversation with TerryParker
4. January 7, 2019 pers. corr with TerryParker
5. December 15, 2015 post by Tristan Laan to FB group, Halifax Queer Men's Chorus