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Throughout the year, the Barbershop Harmony Society along with its Districts (US and Canada) and Affiliates (around the globe) hosts conventions and contest for our many quartets and choruses that culminates at the annual Midwinter and International Conventions where audiences are entertained and champions are crowned.
Champs Westminster Chorus from Westminster, CA.
We invite men from all over the US and Canada to find a group in your area and experience the joy of harmony and fraternity that tens of thousands of men are already enjoying.
2015 International Collegiate Quartet Champion Trocadero from Stockholm, Sweden.
The Society is experiencing a rapid expansion of its Youth Outreach Program, with hundreds of youth harmony events and grant opportunities that are giving forward-thinking groups the opportunity to be empowered to help spread the joy of harmony to their communities.
The Youth Barbershop Quartet Contest and Youth Chorus Festival are just two of the many events that are giving thousands of young men around the world the opportunity to experience harmony and fraternity on an International stage.
We are making a difference Hundreds at a time. One at a time. In our chapters and quartets and districts, in concerts and schools, even on YouTube and Facebook, Barbershoppers are reaching out to millions of people each year. Every step we take, in...Read More
Does exactly what, you ask? Oh not much, just entertains an audience of millions singing a (as per usual tongue-in-cheek) barbershop rendition of a classic rock song, fronted by Jimmy Fallon and legendary singer Sting. Just another day in the office...Read More
The Barbershop Harmony Society celebrates the life and legacy of Gene Cokeroft, a genial giant of our musical art form and culture. His towering achievements in any of a number of areas would qualify him as "unforgettable" -- but to have mastered ...Read More
Few pieces in the barbershop repertoire earn such accolades as the "Armed Forces Medley." Respect for service men and women, rousing classic musical themes, and a tight arrangement (Fred King, John R. Grant, Steve Delehanty, and Tom Ewald) make this ...Read More
Is our response to music hard-wired or culturally determined? Is the reaction to rhythm and melody universal or influenced by environment? A 2009 World Science Festival session titled "Notes & Neurons: In Search of the Common Chorus" exp...Read More
When the influential Wall Street Journal says that music training boosts IQ, focus and persistence, people have to take notice. That's the prescription of "A Musical Fix for American Schools": Many solutions have been tried, but few have succeed...Read More