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Apply for the Next Generation Barbershop Junior Chorus Invitational by February 1

The stage of the Grand Ole Opry will burst into harmony next January when the Next Generation Barbershop Junior Chorus Invitational comes to historic Music City.

Now in its twelfth year, the event welcomes high school-aged choruses from around the world for a weekend of clinics, adjudication, and world-class shows that spark a lifelong love of singing.

See this year’s audience favorite chorus, Hurricane Of Harmony, directed by NAfME/BHS Educator of the Year award winner Debbie Cleveland.

AN AFFORDABLE TRIP with FREE LODGING IN A LUXURY HOTEL

A small chorus registration fee and per-singer charge gets you:

  • Convention registration and show show tickets ($189 per person value!) — provided!
  • Luxury hotel accommodations for three nights (4 to a room), thanks to the generous donors of Harmony Foundation International — provided!
  • Clinics with world-recognized authorities
  • Unforgettable stage moments for enthusiastic audiences 
  • Click for full details and expectations

Applications are now being accepted for men’s, women’s, and mixed-voice choruses.

  • Simple application -- no deposit required today!
  • Application may include video (but not required) demonstrating capabilities, past achievements, interest, unique qualifying circumstances
  • First-time choruses are eligible for scholarship assistance 

 Apply now

Have more questions?  Contact outreach@barbershop.org