The name of the Chorus was taken from an old legend featuring in of the songs on the Chorus' repertoire:
The Singer of Beverins
The shield of songs threw back the arms
The noise was oversung with song
The power of song conquered the war
The spirit of song saved the nation from wrong.
Latvian parade in Kalamazoo, Michigan, 1961, Chorus members participating. (Box 3, Folder 80)
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