Back to Basics: The Importance of Traditional Choral Singing
Mar 2, 2020Contemporary singing ensembles are rapidly gaining popularity in scholastic music programs. It seems that every school now has a pop or a cappella program alongside their traditional ensembles. Is the classical sound getting lost in the mix?
2020 #BHSJAX Recap
Jan 14, 2020After an exciting convention, new champions were named and BHS looks ahead to the International Convention in LA this July.
A Joyful Noise at #BHSJAX
Jan 11, 2020From 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.
The Future of Barbershop Shines at #BHSJAX
Jan 9, 2020The teens of BHS took the stage as the NextGen Junior Quartet Contest enters its second year.
The Benefits of Competition
Apr 25, 2019Competition. Is there anything more magical than going up on stage and performing for your peers and a panel of judges?
What It Takes To Be the Best
Mar 11, 2019Each day, in schools around the country, students enter a classroom and create music using their voices or any number of instruments. Starting with simple unison songs and plastic recorders, America’s youth can quickly advances to include repertoire from the world’s finest composers. It’s part of everyone’s education at some point, but what does it take to really be the best?
The Effects Of Classical Music No Matter What Genre You Love
Feb 20, 2019Incorporating pop music into traditional music education is a hot topic for school teachers as of late. However, the greatest thing about music is that you don't have to love and practice just one style or even just one instrument. In fact, some of the best musicians out there, pop or not, have a deep history with classical and traditional styles.
Camp A Cappella Showcase: WATCH GUIDE
Jun 29, 2018The 2018 Camp A Cappella Showcase takes place today in Dayton, Ohio, with singers ranging from middle school through adult showing off all of the new skills they acquired this week. All of the action will be LIVE on FloVoice.
BREAKING NEWS: Barbershop Harmony Society Opens Membership To Women
Jun 19, 2018In a letter from Society President Skipp Kropp, the Barbershop Harmony Society announced that full membership will now be available to everyone, effective immediately.
The Return Of Eric Whitacre's Virtual Choir
Jun 15, 2018Looking to contribute your voice to something magical this month?
How To Spend Your Summer
Jun 11, 2018Summertime, if not a break, often brings a more relaxed schedule. It’s the perfect time to spend a little more time on making your a cappella better. Here are a few ways you can put the free(er) time to use and get a jumpstart on the fall:
The Importance Of Tradition
Jun 4, 2018This weekend, nearly 150 former and current members of the Tufts Beelzebubs gathered in Washington, D.C., to celebrate the 55th anniversary of the group. A weekend full of song and time together to honor shared memories and traditions is a concept that may be lost as the genre pushes for innovation and the next big thing, but it may be the thing we need most. After all, how do you get where you’re going without knowing where you’ve been? Or something like that…
World Voice Day: Taking Care Of Your Instrument
Apr 16, 2018In honor of World Voice Day on April 16, we’re going over five important tips about vocal care to keep you and your voice in fighting shape all year.