Sweet Adelines bring sweet harmony of female barbershop singing to Hobart

Sweet Adelines bring sweet harmony of female barbershop singing to Hobart

Updated May 18, 2018 17:41:34 A barbershop chorus seems an unlikely place to find a 10-year-old belting her heart out. But for Chelsea Bennett and her mum Sharon, it is something special that has brought them from their home on the Gold Coast to Hobart to compete against other barbershop …

David Goodall singing and laughing the day before his death – video | Society

Australia’s oldest scientist, David Goodall, has ended his life. The 104-year-old travelled to Switzerland, where he was legally able to end his life through assisted dying. Speaking at a press conference the day before he said: ‘At my age, and even rather less than my age, one wants to be …

Sainsbury’s CEO apologises for singing ‘We’re in the money’ before interview on Asda merger

Sainsbury’s CEO apologises for singing ‘We’re in the money’ before interview on Asda merger

Posted May 01, 2018 21:34:25 External Link: @ITVNews: Watch Sainsbury’s CEO sing “we’re in the money” while waiting to talk about the £12 billion merger with Asda The chief executive of UK supermarket giant Sainsbury’s has been filmed singing We’re in the Money, just hours after announcing the company would …

How an Aboriginal women’s choir ended up in Germany, singing Lutheran church songs in the languages of Australia’s Central Desert

How an Aboriginal women’s choir ended up in Germany, singing Lutheran church songs in the languages of Australia’s Central Desert

Posted April 19, 2018 18:11:24 Photo: Song Keepers follows the Central Australian Aboriginal Women’s Choir as they take their songs back to Germany for the first time. (Supplied) In remote Aboriginal communities in the Northern Territory, Baroque hymns introduced and translated by German missionaries in the 1870s have helped preserve …

Singing road strikes wrong chord with Dutch villagers

Singing road strikes wrong chord with Dutch villagers

Updated April 11, 2018 20:03:29 Video: A set of musical rumble strips is to be removed after Dutch locals complained about the noise. (ABC News) Take the highway past the Dutch village of Jelsum and the road will play you a tune. Created by strategically laid “rumble strips” as a …