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  • Livewire 2024-07-18 — web or PDF
    Free vids • Anti-harassment statement • Education round-up • Beatles
  • Livewire 2024-07-11 - web or PDF
    Gold in Cleveland • Watch more! • Elections • Fame! • Stage for you, too • Monsters!
  • Livewire 2024-07-04 - web or PDF
  • Livewire 2024-06-27 - web or PDF
    New bbshop film • New BHS Ambassadors • Viral Medics • Volunteer! • Scholarships awarded
  • Livewire 2024-06-20 - web or PDF
    Alphabet soup • Quick jaunt to CLE • Help! • Change the world • Rainbow!
  • Livewire 2024-06-13 - web or PDF
    12 months of learning • Stairway to heaven • Board elections • Help & earn • You Raise Me Up
  • Livewire 2024-06-06 - web or PDF
    Livestream on sale • Showcase the world • Summer songs
  • Livewire 2024-05-30 - web or PDF
    Longest-running youth chorus? • Ready, Set • Write a song • Subscription fix
  • Livewire 2024-05-23 - web or PDF
    Free livestream from BABS • Coaching College • Festival lineup • Laugh!
  • Livewire 2024-05-16 - web or PDF
    Elementary classics • Draw! (again, really) • Help! • Respect • Dream • Mimes
  • Livewire 2024-05-09 - web or PDF
  • Real LIVE draw • Find experts • Deliver your yuks • Legends honored • Cheer Up!
  • Livewire 2024-05-02 - web or PDF
    So long, Les • AIC rocks! • Find experts • Make more friends • Like, :: Best Friends:: • It's Magic
  • Livewire 2024-04-25 — web or PDF
    Subs & Service • Private messages • Coach or be coached? • Board meeting • Get Ready
  • Livewire 2024-04-18 - web or PDF
    Swing with the champs • Arranger profiles • Director nirvana • Job opening • OC Times: the Wedding Singers
  • Livewire 2024-04-11 - web or PDF
    Happy Birthday! • Short walk • Your chorus HERE • Thriving chapters • Classic videos
  • Livewire 2024-04-04 - web or PDF
    Windsor's 80th year • Financial overview • Barber-rock • 52 guest nights • Get pinned
  • Livewire 2024-03-28 - web or PDF
    Global, Ohio • Cool classes • Birthday presents • Read closely • Vault suprises
  • Livewire 2024-03-21 - web or PDF
    Elementary harmony • Sing this summer! • Live the music • Get on Board
  • Livewire 2024-03-14 - web or PDF
    Ontario legend • Meet the Southeastern Harmony District • Day passes on sale • Great rooms • Volunteer!
  • Livewire 2024-03-07 - web or PDF
    Easy money - sing! • KJ's new podcast • Quartets in chorus rehearsal • The real thing • Quorum's feelin' fine!
  • Livewire 2024-02-29 - web or PDF
    New Chapters! • Membership Card Update • BHS Needs YOU!
  • Livewire 2024-02-22 - web or PDF
    Pocket recruiter • Next Generation @ HU • Board candidates • In Sync? • My Girl • p.s. Power!
  • Livewire 2024-02-15 - web or PDF
    Medic! • Scholarships • Cheer Up! • Ask Greg • Job opening • Festival videos
  • Livewire 2024-02-08 - web or PDF
  • Valentine panic relief • Scholarships • Cheer Up! • Why & How • Classic Ringmasters
  • Livewire 2024-02-01 - web or PDF
    Town Hall • Junior Varsity Quartets • More ways to sing • Defying Gravity
  • Livewire 2024-01-25 - web or PDF
    Varsity Quartets • Early Bird extended • Panel changes • Woodshed!
  • Livewire 2024-01-18 - web or PDF
  • Livewire 2024-01-11 - web or PDF
    Watch TONIGHT! • 5 years later • Cleveland needs YOU!
  • Livewire 2024-01-04 - web or PDF
    Livestream! • Maximize learning and fun • Serenade those sweethearts
  • Livewire 2023-12-21 - web or PDF
    Cool Yule • MAD about Midwinter • Holiday break • Deep cut
  • Livewire 2023-12-14 - web or PDF
    New HU dates & location • Loss of a legend • B-flat on the breeze • Weekend watch: After Hours + First Take
  • Livewire 2023-12-07 - web or PDF
    Election • Sell out near • NYE easy • Last Dance
  • Livewire 2023-11-30 - web or PDF
    Champs holiday delivery • Gift holiday delivery • HU open! Learn better your way • New Year • Years ago
  • Livewire 2023-11-22 - web or PDF
    New HU dates & location • Loss of a legend • B-flat on the breeze • Weekend watch: After Hours + First Take
  • Livewire 2023-11-16 - web or PDF
    Champs show • Junior quartet lineup • Member Center maintenance • No worries
  • Livewire 2023-11-09 - web or PDF
    VM's Community Impact • More dreams! • Man with a bag • Midtown, New York City!
  • Livewire 2023-11-02 - web or PDF
    Laugh it up • Volunteers make it run • Holiday tune
  • Livewire: 2023-10-26 - web or PDF
    Friday Night @MW • District records • Delegate • Addams Family
  • Livewire 2023-10-19 - web or PDF
    Insider report • New chapters=growth! • Dreamland • Closer to fine • More free video!
  • Livewire 2023-10-12 - web or PDF
    Senior-est champs? • Global distro • Video banquet • Hottest tix • Help!
  • Livewire 2023-10-05 - web or PDF
    Van Dyke & Dappers • Epic Swan Set • Barber-Bot • Text time
  • Livewire 2023-09-29 - web or PDF
    A Festival for EVERYONE • Your first arrangement • Remembering Jim Kline
  • Livewire 2023-09-21 - web or PDF
    Learn more • Laugh more • Teach more • More songs for your group • MAAAASH
  • Livewire 2023-09-14 - web or PDF:
    Dream chorus • Annual Report • HU Show released • Exec sought • Reduce vocal tension • Get a room
  • Livewire 2023-09-07 - web or PDF
    Interim CEO • Hit the road! • Get aligned • Song premiere
  • Livewire 2023-08-31 - web or PDF
    Hail the educators! • Sight singing • Premiere
  • Livewire 2023-08-24 - web or PDF
    Basic barbershop • Board updates • Free tracks • Effective stories • Next Gen awesomeness
  • Livewire 2023-08-17 - web or PDF
    CEO transition • Best seats for Midwinter • Awesome vids • FREE TRACKS • Better rehearsals
  • Livewire 2023-08-10 - web or PDF
    Semper Supra • Premium video • Back to barbershop • Midwinter fun • Better quartet rehearsals
  • Livewire 2023-08-03 - web or PDF
    First Look • HU remembered • Road trip barbershop destinations
  • Livewire 2023-07-27 - web or PDF
    HU NOLA FOMO • Musicality • Tag resources
  • Livewire 2023-07-20 - web or PDF
    Seniors chorus contest • Youth quartets • New video coming • Classic weeper • Classic quartet
  • Livewire 2023-07-13 - web or PDF
    GOLD! • Red Caps heir honored • Youth camp at HU • Future qualifying scores • Be that person
  • Livewire 2023-06-29 - web or PDF
    They wrote the book! • Procrasti-not • Hands up • MC, DIY • Champs deliver
  • Livewire 2023-06-22 - web or PDF
    Famous friend keynotes • Learn to Sing • Director search service • Gratitude and Growth • New holiday release • DERF
  • Livewire 2023-06-15 - web or PDF
    Hall of Famers! • Space → New Orleans • Family stage • RIP, RD • Job opportunity • Be MCC
  • Livewire 2023-06-08 - web or PDF
    So much to do! • Livestream on sale • Office hours with Dan • Anthem time • You may already be a director
  • Livewire 2023-06-01 - web or PDF
    iQuartet on iCarly • Festival lineup • Ontario icon Greg Backwell • Board elections • AIC video • Better directing languag
  • Livewire 2023-05-25 - web or PDF
    Becoming Vox Infinitus • Quartet draw • 77 years! • 5 intriguing classes • TEN Champs • Free concert podcast
  • Livewire 2023-05-18 - web or PDF
    Prom-posal • Help draw quartets • Practice with purpose • Let It Be
  • Livewire 2023-05-11 - web or PDF
    Volunteer thanks • Varsity draw • Intentional repertoire • Directors College deal • Space rock • Love to moms
  • Livewire 2023-05-04 - web or PDF
    Remembering Lightfoot • College crown to Crown performance • Get lucky • Cruciverbalism • College draw • Retaining singers • Song premiere • A chorus contest far, far away
  • Livewire 2023-04-27 - web or PDF
    Getting to to know Q • 3-Day weekend • Controversial performances • Song premiere
  • Livewire 2023-04-20 - web or PDF
    Chorus champs teach • HU for teachers • Shop deadline extended • Get social • Day passes next week • Song premiere
  • Livewire 2023-04-13 - web or PDF
    Celebrations • Rasmus directs All Voices Chorus • Festival Deadline • Laugh! • Magic • 160 great hits
  • Livewire 2023-04-06 - web or PDF
    Hours of awesome video • Best practices • Staff reduction • Only at international • AMA • Free Music & tracks
  • Livewire 2023-03-30 - web or PDF
    Vocal deep dive • Only at International • Intros for new members, teachers • Where's Waldo, the vintage video
  • Livewire 2023-03-23 - web or PDF
    Town Hall • Volunteer! • HU course catalog • Moments • Expressive singing
  • Livewire 2023-03-15 - web or PDF
    Society, Foundation announce agreement • Varsity finalists • New videos • Birthday suits • Score study • Practice habits
  • Livewire 2023-03-09 - web or PDF
    Joyful keynote • Watch more! • Sheet music increase • Who's who • Zoom by choice • Sweeeeet Caroline
  • Livewire 2023-03-02 -web or PDF
    Top teacher • Eval options • Licenses • Board nominations • Effective music leadership • Tune it up, buttercup!
  • Livewire 2023-02-23 - web or PDF
    HU Library • New Arranging Barbershop book • Cylinder recordings • Chorus coaching • Vocal Health
  • Livewire 2023-02-16 -web or PDF
    Midwinter Highlights • HU scholarships • HU now, they're All-Stars • Wink • A Wild Party
  • Livewire 2023-02-09 - web or PDF
    HQ for sale • Livestream tonight • Game shows • C&J updates • Early Bird closes soon • Still standing!
  • Livewire 2023-02-02 - web or PDF
    Deans listed • Board nominations • Livestream!• Scores archive • Infinite knowledge — free! • Goodnight
  • Livewire 2023-01-26 - web or PDF
    Food bank • Feud • Feed • Festival entry • Serenade deal
  • Livewire 2023-01-19 -web or PDF
    Livestream! • BarberCon! • Board candidates! • Puzzle time! • HULK SMASH!
  • Livewire 2023-01-13 - web or PDF
    Barbershop is everyone • Power charts • Afterglows for all • Big prize!
  • Livewire 2023-01-06 - web or PDF
    Praise the editors! • Cheap trax • Free grins • Happy kids • Group trips
  • Livewire 2022-12-28
    Turn the page on a new year!
  • Livewire 2022-12-21
    Rowe challenge • 500K views for high school quartet! • Chillax • Save on trax • Quorum presents • Sing along with Freeman
  • Livewire 2022-12-15
    Beach balls • Super senior • Festival! • All-Chapter Chorus • Sunshine & Mistakes
  • Livewire 2022-12-08
    Spreading the flame • Festival for all • Next Gen-erosity • HU's heading for... • Data wizards • Piggie!
  • Livewire 2022-12-01
    Icon memories • Kibitzers welcome • Every noise • Hang on! • Spring forward to Moonlight Saving Time
  • Livewire 2022-11-23
    Family business? • Sharpen searches • Thanks! • HU show
  • Livewire 2022-11-17
    The Big Stage is yours • Superstar shows • Inspiration • Krypto-mighty friends • To the Bank
  • Livewire 2022-11-10
    Honoring veterans • Red hot Midwinter • Listen free • Smile! • How much tag is enough tag?
  • Livewire 2022-11-03
    Youth Shine in Illinois • VHU Starts Sunday • Events and Merch • 139th St's YMCA
  • Livewire 2022-10-27
    Getting started at 97 • Bring the Board to VHU • Midwinter hotels open • Classic after classic
  • Livewire 2022-10-20
    Best seats and prices • Best courses • 100,000 voices • Free vocal health • Find winners • Replay the rebroadcast
  • Livewire 2022-10-13
    Videos burning up YouTube • Convention registration open next week • Fact parade • Scheduled help • Be a guest • Be our guest
  • Livewire 2022-10-06
    Simple=growth • 16.80672269% off • Convention videos release • Love thy neighbors • $10k prize • Song premiere
  • Livewire 2022-09-29
    5000 anthems! • Surprising courses • Guests are royalty • Holiday NEW RELEASE • a Golden Golden oldie
  • Livewire 2022-09-22
    Buoyant in Boise • Private lessons • Career networking • Warm up • Why We Sing • Schmitt Bros. at Schmitt music
  • Livewire 2022-09-15
    FESTIVAL VIDEOS PREMIERE! • Value-priced coaching • 75th Anniversary • Music, man
  • Livewire 2022-09-08
    Prep the new folks • Honor teachers • Varsity contests • Once upon a time • Cool like a boater hat cool
  • Livewire 2022-09-01
    New chapter • New director • Flat fighters • Fortuity
  • Livewire 2022-08-25
    Gator gifts • Music Medics • Better quartet rehearsals • Big playlist premiere
  • Livewire 2022-08-18
    Back to the future - 2025! • Welcome new taggers safely • Pledge week • Crystal ball confirmed
  • Livewire 2022-08-11
    Croon under the moon • Learn at home • Sing with neighbor barbershoppers • Change parts? • Still standing!
  • Livewire 2022-08-04
    Make kids happy • Happy Harmony U • Happy public performances • Come on, Get Happy!
  • Livewire 2022-07-27
    New Jersey Day • Save the Date(s) • Missed Merch?
  • Livewire 2022-07-21
    Life lessons • HUNOLAFOMO • Simple love songs • Impact videos
  • Livewire 2022-07-14
    Champs! • More great TV • Get pix • Rules updates for Fall 2022 • Survey and COVID tracking • Giving tree
  • Livewire 2022-07-08
    LIVE IN CHARLOTTE!
  • Livewire 2022-06-30
    Hall of Fame • Selecting judges • HU deadline • Puzzling fun • Wessler trolls barbershop • Office hours • GOAT
  • Livewire 2022-06-23
    Play ball • Lively streaming hosts • Key notes for HU • Voices United • #Elvismovie Mania • Happy birthday twist
  • Livewire 2022-06-16
    Welcome new chorus • Here Comes Treble • Livestream contests • Max Q returns • Better feedback • New music!
  • Livewire 2022-06-09
    Get the program • Board slate • HU highlight reel • Sing more every week • 🤖🤖 ROBOTS 🤖🤖
  • Livewire 2022-06-02
    Commissioned songs • Tag winner • Barbershop origins • No chorus required • Happy chapters
  • Livewire 2022-05-26
    Jeopardy! • Quartet draw • Dig deeper • Be findable •Love letters
  • Livewire 2022-05-19
    Katy's famous! • Jake cool • Champs for sale • Pro promos • Alignment!
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  • Livewire 2022-05-12
    Varsity draw • Volunteer • Board meeting live • Platoon • Better bari • Anthem season
  • Livewire 2022-05-05
    High Plains • Tag Contest • Lock in help • Get framed • Mother's Day
  • Livewire 2022-04-28
    Chorus draw • Clearances • 5 surprising classes • Barbershop-era? • Free song! • April showers
  • Livewire 2022-04-21
    Songwriter premiere! • Chorus draw • Scholarship deadlines • Sing despite hearing loss • Stripes!
  • Livewire 2022-04-14
    HU early outreach • Community spotlight • Bunny time • Inner Game • Cheers! • More Midwinter videos
  • Livewire 2022-04-07
    New quartet show • Thanks, candidates • Scholarships! • Music Man mania • Origin stories
  • Livewire 2022-03-31
    District conventions are HOT! • Walkable Charlotte • Joe's celebration • Life off stage • Mario Time!
  • Livewire 2022-03-24
    Getting Weird • Road trip! • Treasure hunt • Quartet fame • Back from the Dead
  • Livewire 2022-03-17
    Varsity qualifiers • C&J ready for open contests • Updated COVD guidance • Show makeover • A bit o' the Irish
  • Livewire 2022-03-10
    Scholarships to HU • Save NOW • Board Meeting Recap • Heroes 4 Hire
  • Livewire 2022-03-03
    Fewer practices • Better Member Center • Board livestream • Commissioned song for youth chorus
  • Livewire 2022-02-24
    Speak up and get help • Join the Board • Tenor genius • Free meeting programs • HBD 2 HI
  • Livewire 2022-02-17
    Making guests welcome • HU faculty announced • Barbershop origins • Vintage performance
  • Livewire 2022-02-10
    Open contests • A gift to a shelter • Counterfeit resonance • Back to basics
  • Livewire 2022-02-03
    Colbert quartet • NAfME Award • HU All-Stars • Hoodies! • Believable presentation • Back on the shelf
  • Livewire 2022-01-27
    Honoring veterans • Feeding neighbors • Best hotels for International • Six days of great singing • Westminster sings
  • Livewire 2022-01-20
    Seniors champs • NEA grant • Remembering Greg Lyne • Super sale • Teach tags better • Up for fun!
  • Livewire 2022-01-13
    Ding-dong pitch • Remembering Burt • Noggin warmers • Great repertoire • Free music!
  • Livewire 2022-01-06
    The last goodbye • Sugar Bowl • Stream Midwinter! • Volunteer power • Amateur Hour
  • Livewire 2021-12-22
    Contest review • Holiday hours • HQ career opening • Be your best chapter self • Save on tracks • Toys!
  • Livewire 2021-12-16
    Cold as ice in North Dakota • Varsity deadline extended • Leadership Academies • Lessons from OC Times • Gifts from Santa
  • Livewire 2021-12-09
    Barberchips with Fallon • Seniors contest draw • Board update • Safe singing • Disney magic!
  • Livewire 2021-12-02
    Scrubs and smiles • Bbshop Elf on the Shelf • A Caper! • NF3 + ? • Raise funds for your chapter
  • Livewire 2021-11-24
    Enjoy the holiday • New tracks from 2014! • Learn before you learn • Easy-beat love songs
  • Livewire 2021-11-18
    Your voice is beautiful • Remembering Drayton • Board notes • LAUGH! •
  • Livewire 2021-11-11:
    Learn a song from a pro • Board meeting livestreams Sunday • Great guest experiences • Scoot that boot!
  • Livewire 2021-11-04
    A teacher's journey • Legends speak • Next Generation contests open • Juice the middle of your show
  • Livewire 2021-10-28
    Midwinter festival welcomes all performers • a Tribute to Joe Liles • Cool Aaron Dale arrangements
  • Livewire 2021-10-21
    Successful long-term quartets • Midwinter Convention • Smash Hits! • Trustees elected • A Wayback Whens-day winner
  • Livewire 2021-10-14
    A train song • Midwinter registration next week! • Big ideas • Board to elect HFI Trustees • Better alignment
  • Livewire 2021-10-07
    Community chorus win! • Nominate a teacher • Thriving chapters • Thank the new judges • Ghastly goodness
  • Livewire 2021-09-30
    A new chorus charters! • A new look in Pioneer • Super-charge your quartet • See the sun • See the light!
  • Livewire 2021-09-23
    Long goodbye • Virtual hospital cheer-ups • Senior quartet contest * Listen up • Teach everyone to sing!
  • Livewire 2021-09-16
    VHU Choir premiere • 3,000 videos to watch • Focus on happiness, and succeed • Back to the '70s
  • Livewire 2021-09-09
    Why teens love barbershop • Remembering 9/11 • Jobs at HQ • A sweet tag, with interesting numbers • The bells!
  • Livewire 2021-09-02
    Focus on recruiting • Annual Report • Sentimental ballads • Signature’s Motown medley
  • Livewire 2021-08-26
    A Minute With Marty • Treasures in the basement • Remembering Mel Knight • Recruiting Roundtable • Show premiere!!
  • Livewire 2021-08-20
    Farewell, Joe • Aca-shuffle of hosts • Board elections • Board sends letter to Foundation • Harmony as sung by Harmony
  • Livewire 2021-08-12
    Contest Entry • Keep Learning • Elvis Week!
  • Livewire 2021-08-05
    200 ways singing is good for you • More Big Ideas • COVID Guide updated • Sing like champs • Wa-a-a-ayback machine
  • Livewire 2021-07-30
    Vocal Spectrum Live • Reinstatements • Write a song!
  • Livewire 2021-07-23
    Little Apple • VHU fun! • Earn your black belt • Pure BAWBERSHAAAAWP! • A Beautiful Tag
  • Livewire 2021-07-09
    Westminster swan song • Big Ideas this Sunday • Start arranging • Romance!

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