More than seven hundred zangliefhebbers have Saturday more than 64.000 euro picked up during a big action for it to be longfonds. By ordinary singers in the ‘Klokgebouw’ a large gelegenheidskoor to form with familiar voices like Trijntje Oosterhuis and Edsilia Rombley, was in Eindhoven to draw attention to people with lung disease and research into this.
“As a singer, I know how important healthy lungs are. That gun I everyone”, says Trijntje Oosterhuis. “It was very special, it sounded just like a choir,” says a spokeswoman for the be longfonds, the initiator of the zangevenement Ademnoot.
More than 1 million people have an incurable lung disease. Annually thousands of people to lung disease, according to the be longfonds.