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Happy New Year from President Hansen

Greetings, members of the Illinois District! It’s hard to believe another year has flown by – and I am already half-way through my term as your president! 2015 proved to be an exciting year for our district.  To kick things off, thanks…
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Contest Winners & Convention Recap

Union Station Wins Buzz Haeger Trophy, Qualifies for Nashville Posting qualifying scores in both the semi-finals and finals, Union Station claimed the 2015 Illinois District Championship with an overall score of 77.0. Composed of veteran…
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2015 Fall Contest & Convention Results

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…
BCPA
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2015 Fall Convention Schedule Released

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…
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
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Competitor Order of Appearance Announced

Quartet Order of Appearance (Friday Night): Happy Hour Abilene Paradox Upside Downers Tinnitus Ringtime Land Of Lincoln 4 Q'd Up Take Note Locked & Loaded Relative Harmony Greenridge Musical KaPeR The Committee Cruise…
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Jim Moses Visits Sound of Illinois Rehearsal

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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Bloomington High School Barbershop Reunion

Who: Former Bloomington (IL) High School Barbershoppers The Bloomington High School Barbershoppers Reunion will be happening Sept. 25-27th, as part of the Illinois District Fall Convention. We will have a special event that will celebrate…
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Fall Convention Coming Soon!

Our annual convention is fast approaching! Check out the events page here to get a preview of the schedule and locations. Click here to join our facebook event, too!  Registration is now open online & via mail. If you register…
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215 Years of ILL District Experience

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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IDAH 2015 Recap

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…