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Registration is now open for the 2016 Spring Harmony Jamboree! Click HERE to register! And click here for a schedule of events! Thanks to a generous gift from the Illinois District Endowment Assurance (IDEA), all participants who register in…
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What a great contest weekend in Bloomington! Congratulations to all of our competitors who joined us at the BCPA. A special congratulations to our new district quartet champions, Union Station, and to our chorus champion, The Sound of Illinois! Scoresheets…
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FRIDAY- September 25 1:30 pm: House of Delegates Meeting – Marriott Hotel (Beaufort Room) 3:00 pm-6:00 pm: Convention Registration/District Historical Display – Marriott Hotel (Note: Single event tickets sold at the BCPA only) 4:00…
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Former Pekin Chorus director Jim Moses stopped by the Sound of Illinois rehearsal on Tuesday, September 8th, to lead a tag and listen in on rehearsal. Click here to watch him direct the chorus! Jim is the lead of the 1953 Illinois District…
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These four men are well known for their barbershop activities in the Illinois District. They all attended the 64th Annual Sterling Rock Falls Show on April 25th. Though they didn’t actually sing on the show, they could have. They have…
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Last Saturday, February 21st, 2015, over 200 people gathered at the Parke Regency Hotel in Bloomington, Illinois for a day full of education, harmony, coaching, and fun at IDAH. Some of the best and biggest names in the society were on-hand…
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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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The Illinois District's first all-in-one convention was a big success as 11 choruses and 17 quartets crossed the stage. Congratulations to the winners and all the competing quartets and choruses!
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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.