1. Quorum Tops A Talented Field

    Quorum Tops A Talented Field

    Jul 10, 2022

    In front of a packed enthusiastic audience in the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, NC, the world's top ten quartets gave the performances of a lifetime. Quorum, a quartet packed with decades of experience, delivered an incredible musical performance, scoring 8462 points for a 94.0%. This gives the group the 2nd highest quartet score in the history of the organization.
  2. Music City Wins it All

    Music City Wins it All

    Jul 9, 2022

    Over the course of three sessions the BHS International Chorus Contest, the audience was treated to skateboards, tap shoes, swing dancing, heartfelt intergenerational moments, and even Stormtrooper dog. Of course, there was also some phenomenal singing. In the first year of the Everyone in Harmony fully Open Contest. This contest had an incredible depth of talent and it showed in the tightly contested scores.
  3. Stage is Set for Quartet Finals

    Stage is Set for Quartet Finals

    Jul 8, 2022

    It was a memorable night in the Spectrum Center as the world's top 20 quartets battled it out for a coveted spot in the finals. Here are some of the highlights:
  4. Clementones Squeeze in a Varsity Win

    Clementones Squeeze in a Varsity Win

    Jul 7, 2022

    The crowds roared last night in the Spectrum Center for a tightly contested parade of young talents in the Next Generation Varsity Quartets. So tightly contested in fact, the top two quartets finished with the same score, with the winner going to the quartet with the higher score in the Singing Category. The newly minted champions are Clementones out of Denmark, with Jefferson Plaid Tie taking silver. The winning score was 1430 points/79.4%. The Clementones edged out Jefferson Plaid Tie by 10 points in the Singing Category.
  5. Top 20 Quartets Named at BHS Charlotte

    Top 20 Quartets Named at BHS Charlotte

    Jul 6, 2022

    We don't know their scores yet, but we now know who has a shot at the finals. At the conclusion of today's 3rd Quartet Quarterfinals, BHS announced the draw for the top 20. They will perform in the follow order on Thursday, June 7th at 5 pm in the Quartet Semifinal:
  6. A Historic Kick Off in Charlotte

    A Historic Kick Off in Charlotte

    Jul 6, 2022

    The contests at BHS International in Charlotte are officially underway and audiences were treated to the first two of three quartet sessions. One thing is for sure - the medals are truly up for grabs and it is going to be quite a journey for the performers AND the fans this week.
  7. Golden Midwinter for One Foot in the Stave

    Golden Midwinter for One Foot in the Stave

    Jan 18, 2022

    Rod Butcher, Brian Schofield, Pete Nugent; and Andy Funnell made history at the 2022 Midwinter Convention Pasadena as One Foot in the Stave took home gold in the International Seniors Quartet Contest. One Foot in the Stave was in California as representatives of the British Association of Barbershop Singers (BABS), making them the first senior quartet champions from outside of North America.
  8. A Festival for the Young and Young at Heart

    A Festival for the Young and Young at Heart

    Jan 15, 2022

    BHS Director of Relationships Manager, Joe Cerutti, emceed the Chorus & Quartet Festival at Midwinter today. The event may have been scaled down in size, but not in spirit, as there was singing on and off the stage, full of excitement for the return of live singing.
  9. 2020 #BHSJAX Recap

    2020 #BHSJAX Recap

    Jan 14, 2020

    After an exciting convention, new champions were named and BHS looks ahead to the International Convention in LA this July.
  10. Hearsay Named Senior Quartet Champions

    Hearsay Named Senior Quartet Champions

    Jan 11, 2020

    After an exciting day of contest, the Barbershop Harmony Society named Hearsay the 2020 International Senior Quartet Champions. 
  11. A Joyful Noise at #BHSJAX

    A Joyful Noise at #BHSJAX

    Jan 11, 2020

    From Disney, to The Beatles, to barbershop classics, the youngest and oldest talent of the Barbershop Harmony Society shared the stage at the Florida Theatre in a marathon of chorus performances today at the BHS Midwinter Convention in Jacksonville.
  12. Historic Day 1 at #BHSJAX

    Historic Day 1 at #BHSJAX

    Jan 10, 2020

    Day One at the Barbershop Harmony Society Midwinter Convention in Jacksonville started off the weekend strong with education, the Keynote Address, the 2nd ever NextGen Junior Quartet Contest, and a Champion-packed Opening Night Showcase.
  13. Debbie Cleveland Delivers Keynote About "The Families We Choose"

    Debbie Cleveland Delivers Keynote About "The Families We Choose"

    Jan 9, 2020

    Ahead of the first contest at BHS Midwinter Convention in Jacksonville, Debbie Cleveland delivered the Keynote.
  14. 2019: A Year in Review

    2019: A Year in Review

    Dec 23, 2019

    2019 was full of aca-happenings. Here are some of the notable moments in the last year of vocal music.
  15. Hot Pursuit Crowned 2019 Harmony Queens

    Hot Pursuit Crowned 2019 Harmony Queens

    Nov 9, 2019

    It was a strong afternoon of singing at the Harmony, Inc. Quartet Finals, where Hot Pursuit was named the 2019 Harmony Queens. Scoring an 81.5%, Hot Pursuit now joins the welcome company of the Association of Harmony Queens.