Music-making, particularly singing, attracts enthusiasts of all ages from every part of society. Choral singing actively encourages teamwork, individual self-confidence, physical stamina and intellectual challenge; in fact, most of the aspects of social achievement promoted by our new government. I cannot imagine a more appropriate way for the Government to express the new mood of the nation than to promote music-making of all kinds in schools and communities around the country.
Esterhazy Chamber Choir
Lewes, East Sussex