Interview with Robert Barney from the Boston Gay Men's Chorus

Title

Interview with Robert Barney from the Boston Gay Men's Chorus

Date

1988-12-25

Description

In this recording that aired on December 25, 1988, host Peter Stickel interviews Robert Barney from the Boston Gay Men's Chorus. Robert Barney is the music director of the Chorus, and he discusses the audition process, the new cohesive sound of the group, the composition of the chorus, and their rehearsal routine. Many pieces of music are also heard throughout the interview. Peter Stickel and Robert Barney also speak about how it can be hard for gays and lesbians during the holiday season, and things they can do to build families of choice if necessary. The interview ends with a another musical piece "No One Is Alone."

Subject

Stickel, Peter
Barney, Robert
Boston Gay Men's Chorus

Rights

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Type

Sound

Identifier

THP-BOV-27

Duration

30:15

Bit Rate/Frequency

128000

Citation

“Interview with Robert Barney from the Boston Gay Men's Chorus,” Documented | Digital Collections of The History Project, accessed November 19, 2017, http://historyproject.omeka.net/items/show/153.

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