The European Association of LGBTQ+ Choirs. A total of 152 members (139 regular members, 7 supporting members & 6 sub-ensembles) with 4,806 singers + 627 supporting singers look to us for support and leadership.
We promote art, culture, and understanding between nations, staging choral singing events with participants from many European nations.
We maintain an up-to-date list of LGBTQ+ Choirs in Europe and publish events being run by these Choirs locally, and encourage people to go and support the events.
We connect new LGBTQ+ Choirs with more experienced ones so that they can avoid some of the pitfalls of starting a new Choir.
We are actively supporting the development of LGBTQ+ Choirs in Eastern Europe, where in many countries to be LGBTQ+ is considered a crime, and people are persecuted.
We work for the emancipation of LGBTQ+ individuals in Europe and combat discrimination against these groups.
Donate for LGBTIQ* in Ukraine
Munich Kiev Queer
LEGATO supports the two fundraising campaigns set up by Munich Kiev Queer.
1) From the alliance Queere Nothilfe Ukraine, in which many LGBTIQ* Human Rights organisations in Germany are involved, such as the LSVD, Quarteera, WostoQ-Regenbogen, Queer Amnesty, Deutsche Aids-Hilfe, Trans*Recht, Aktionsbündnis gegen Homophobie, Schwulenberatung Berlin, AllOut and Munich Kyiv Queer itself.
WHAT WE OFFER
We want to strengthen communication and cooperation between the LGBTQ+ choirs in Europe.
To assist and support these choirs.
We are registered as a Charitable Association under German law.
Registration Court: Mannheim
Association Number: VR 102885.
CONCRETE GOALS OF LEGATO
(will be sent by mail on request).
Calendar with dates of all performances of the choirs.
Publication of the member's newsletter, LEGATO News.
Organization of regular delegates meetings.
LEGATO funds itself through the membership fee of the member choirs.
This fee is thirty euros (€ 30,00) per choir and year.
Bank account: LEGATO E. V.
Bank name: VR Bank Main-Kinzig-Buedingen eG
IBAN: DE83 5066 1639 0002 2572 20