Fonds CFN - Fonds Choeur Franc-Nord

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Fonds Choeur Franc-Nord

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CA ON00402 CFN

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  • 1991 - 1998, 2001 (Creation)
    Creator
    Choeur Franc-Nord

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31 cm of textual records, audio and audiovisual.

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(1990 - 1999)

Administrative history

The choir Chœur Franc-Nord was founded in October 1990 by Robert Vachon, then a member of the Conseil des Arts de Hearst’s board. He was convinced that the population of Hearst had a special interest in choral singing. Under the direction of Charles Dallaire, a professional musician, 25 to 35 singers from Hearst participated in this cultural activity. The choir interpreted a variety of songs : popular, love, folklore, famous classical, Christmas, old liturgical and Negro Spirituals. Rehearsals used to take place every Tuesday evening from September to May. Occasionally the Chœur Franc-Nord organized concerts in collaboration with choirs from Kapuskasing and Longlac.

The choir’s objective was to achieve financial autonomy. To reach that goal, the members payed a registration fee. The admission fee to the concerts also contributed to the funding of the choir. The Chœur Franc-Nord ceased its activities in 1999.

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The fonds Chœur Franc-Nord includes textual record, audio and audiocassette.

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Le Centre d’archives de la Grande Zone argileuse acquired the fonds from Denise Lehoux, in 2012.

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  • English
  • French

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No restriction imposed by the donor.

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Copyright Act applies. Reproduction permitted depending on the condition of the documents.

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  • English
  • French

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