It Takes a Choir: Episode Singing with a Full Deck Music & List of Songs
Release date: 29 December 2014
Director: Michael McNamara
Star: Gareth Malone (Himself - Choirmaster)
The United States Playing Card Company offices and factory have been housed in the same grand old building in Cincinnati, Ohio since 1860, that is until 2009 when they outgrew that location and moved across the river into a huge new facility in Erlanger, Kentucky. This move split what was once this tight knit company, where head office employees and factory floor workers now do not intermingle, losing what used to be a family feeling within the company. Gareth wants to bring the organization back into one cohesive unit by forming a company choir. Gareth believes the key to success is not only to get upper management, especially Marc, the company president and CEO, on board, but for them/him also to be in the choir. As the week progresses, that part of Gareth's strategy may have to be rethought. Gareth also chooses a symbolic location to hold their rehearsals. Beyond the overall goal of bringing the company together, he hopes some people will benefit personally from being in the choir,...