Radio interview: Choirs as builders of Swiss identity

In Switzerland, choirs not linked to the church flourished in the 19th century. How did they come into being? For what purposes? What impact did they have on the social and political life of the towns and cantons? How did they accompany the creation of modern Switzerland?

Listen online to Julien Magnollay’s interview with Caiti Hauck on Swiss Radio and Television (RTS) programme Tribu.