1. Back to Basics: The Importance of Traditional Choral Singing

    Back to Basics: The Importance of Traditional Choral Singing

    Mar 2, 2020

    Contemporary 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?
  2. Chords Will Ring in Jacksonville

    Chords Will Ring in Jacksonville

    Jan 6, 2020

    Pre-convention activities are underway in Jacksonville ahead of a sold out Midwinter Convention for the Barbershop Harmony Society.
  3. Hot Chorus Contest Coming at #HI2019Sandusky

    Hot Chorus Contest Coming at #HI2019Sandusky

    Nov 6, 2019

    This Friday will be a clash of the titans in Sandusky, OH as the choruses of Harmony, Inc. take the stage.
  4. Unprecedented Quartet Contest Expected in Sandusky

    Unprecedented Quartet Contest Expected in Sandusky

    Nov 4, 2019

    With less than a week to go, the excitement surrounding the 2019 Harmony, Incorporated International Convention & Contests is palpable. The contests kick off on Thursday morning with 33 qualifying quartets expected to take the stage at Kalahari Resorts and Convention Center in Sandusky, Ohio.
  5. Celebrating 60 Years of Harmony, Inc.

    Celebrating 60 Years of Harmony, Inc.

    Oct 16, 2019

    In 1957, a significant shift of needs and ideals in the women's barbershop community led to the creation of second organization. After a struggle of meetings and debate, the Melody Belles of Rhode Island were the first chorus to officially split from Sweet Adelines, followed closely by four more choruses to pursue a different direction. These 150 women propelled the creation of what became Harmony, Incorporated.
  6. AcaOpen Returns to Carnegie Hall

    AcaOpen Returns to Carnegie Hall

    Sep 20, 2019

    On October 5, top groups from around the world will head to New York City to take the stage at Carnegie Hall for the third annual International Championship for A Cappella Open, better known as the AcaOpen. The Varsity Vocals contest for all ages will welcome back the 2019 ICCA Champions, the N'Harmonics, and the 2019 ICHSA Champions, InTONEnation to compete against the Open Regional winners.
  7. Two Nights, Two Shows, WATCH LIVE from Harmony University

    Two Nights, Two Shows, WATCH LIVE from Harmony University

    Jul 24, 2019

       Harmony University is well underway in Nashville, TN. Students of ALL ages are actively learning and performing for the best of the best. Honing their skills in singing, performing and leadership. This week brings together barbershop singers, music educators, music students, arrangers, doctors, lawyers and MANY more from all over the world for a once in a lifetime experience. At the end of the week two amazing shows feature performances ONLY to be found at Harmony University.
  8. Don't Miss The Biggest Week of the Year

    Don't Miss The Biggest Week of the Year

    Jul 2, 2019

    The week we wait for all year long is here!
  9. #BHSSLC Extras: So Much More Than Contest

    #BHSSLC Extras: So Much More Than Contest

    Jun 21, 2019

    At International, the contests take center stage, both literally and figuratively. And while you can share in the excitement from stage from home, sometimes there's nothing like being at the convention in person. There are so many options for even more barbershop fun that go on throughout the week.
  10. Life In Color: BHS Contests

    Life In Color: BHS Contests

    Jun 14, 2019

    Perhaps almost as exciting as the chords they ring are the clothes they wear.
  11. #BHSSLC NextGen Varsity Contest

    #BHSSLC NextGen Varsity Contest

    May 31, 2019

    The youth of barbershop take the big stage at Internationals on Wednesday, July 3 with twenty quartets, all members 25 years old or younger, competing in the Next Generation Varsity Quartet Contest.
  12. #BHSSLC Choruses To Watch

    #BHSSLC Choruses To Watch

    May 28, 2019

    On Friday, July 5th, choruses as large as nearly 150 men will take the stage in Salt Lake City. Unlike the quartets, choruses have just one appearance on stage - one chance to wow the judges and entertain the audience. From theatrics to gymnastics, we can expect much more than just tight harmonies.
  13. #BHSSLC Quartets To Watch

    #BHSSLC Quartets To Watch

    May 24, 2019

    The Quartet Contest at the annual BHS International Convention is a highlight for everyone in the barbershop community. Almost as much fun as watching the contest is crunching numbers and polling your friends on who may take the gold this year.
  14. Plan Your Watch Party: BHS Order of Appearance

    Plan Your Watch Party: BHS Order of Appearance

    May 21, 2019

    The excitement in Salt Lake City is just over a month away, but it's never too early to start planning your convention week! Whether you will be in Utah to see everything in person or watch it from home here on FloVoice, the Order of Appearance will make sure you are ready for the must-see performances.
  15. How Do The ICCA Finalists Stack Up?

    How Do The ICCA Finalists Stack Up?

    Apr 24, 2019

    When the curtain goes up at ICCA Finals on Saturday, ten groups will give the performance of their lives. While several of the groups have made it to finals before, none of these groups have won the title.