Here are the competing quartets for the 75th annual Barbershop Harmony Society convention and their qualifying scores. Best of luck to our Illinois District quartets, After Hours and Velvet Hammer, and to our chorus qualifiers, the Sound of Illinois and the New Tradition!
The semiannual meeting of chapter delegates of the Illinois District was held Friday afternoon, April 12, at the Stoney Creek Inn. Normal district activity was the order of the day, but the meeting did have a moment of controversy.
The 25th Anniversary Reunion of our 1988 International Quartet Champions, Chiefs of Staff, was more than worth the price of admission for the audience at the 2013 Illinois District Spring Convention.
The Illinois District was featured on the evening news Friday, April 12 by WMBD-TV in Peoria. The brief feature summarized why we were in town and mentioned the Society's 75th Anniversary.
It is with great sadness we report that two longtime Illinois District brothers in harmony have graduated to the Chapter Eternal.
If you want to be great, you need to learn contemporary a cappella’s traditional refined martial art: Barbershop.