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The Twenty-Fourth QCA Music Man Award is hereby presented to John Hanson to recognize his pioneering contributions to barbershop chapters, quartets and choruses during the formative years of the barbershop movement in Illinois.
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We appreciate your patience as we waited for the official, double-checked and final scoresheets from the fall convention. They are here, and you can download the sheets at the links inside.
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At our 2014 Spring House of Delegates Meeting, a motion was passed to change our Illinois District Contests and Conventions from two per year to a fall-only format. This means that all of our Illinois District contests, except one, will now be contested during the fall contest sessions.
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The Illinois District was proud to host some very special guests for the 2013 Fall Convention: 1968 Illinois District Quartet Champions -- and 1979 International Quartet Champs -- Grandma's Boys.
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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.
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Enlist now! The Illinois Harmony Platoon wants you!
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On behalf of Velvet Hammer Quartet, we extend our thanks to the Illinois District for a great contest, and an extra Thank You to the Springfield Chapter for putting on a great convention.