in 2012, amwchoir members voted to adopt the name ‘AUstralian Military wives choir’.
‘Wife: Archaic, a woman …’ (macquariedictionary.com.au, 2019)
We used the definition of the word ‘wife’ as a collective noun that helps to concisely describe that our voices are female and connected.
we celebrate our strength & common experience while creating safe spaces for women & girls across Australia to sing for their heart.
We honour the history inherent in being a ‘military wife’ while looking to increase the standing of female voices who are connected to all services defending our nation today.
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