The Hong Kong Bach Choir at 50: diverse and well drilled, with ‘a feeling of community’, it grew from amateur expat group

//The Hong Kong Bach Choir at 50: diverse and well drilled, with ‘a feeling of community’, it grew from amateur expat group

The Hong Kong Bach Choir at 50: diverse and well drilled, with ‘a feeling of community’, it grew from amateur expat group

Twenty-seven years ago, Lorrie Coleman joined the Hong Kong Bach Choir. Today, as the choir gets ready for its 50th anniversary concert, the English teacher originally from Georgia in the United States is its longest-serving member.Looking back at her long involvement, Coleman wonders what her life in Hong Kong would have been without it.“We moved here from Chicago in 1989 when my husband took up a position with the music department at Hong Kong Baptist University. We came with our then five…

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