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Sweet Adelines

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Sweet Adelines are back! Lake Ontario Region 16, one of the largest Regions within the Sweet Adeline International organization, is proud to present 25 choruses and 32 quartets from Eastern Ontario, Canada and Northern New York State, U.S.A. to Syracuse this month. Nearly 1000 women will travel to Syracuse to compete for the opportunity to represent Region 16 at the 2017 International Convention to be held in Las Vegas. MASS SING Friday, April 15, 12:00 PM Onondaga County Court House (401 Montgomery St., Syracuse) Nearly 1,000 women will participate in the mass sing on the steps of Onondaga County Court House, in four-part harmony(rain location at the Lower Level of the Civic Center). Open to the public. EDUCATION CLASS Friday, April 15, 10:30 AM Carrier Theater, Oncenter Complex (411 Montgomery St, Syarcuse) An education class will be offered to the membership. QUARTET/CHORUS CONTESTS Saturday, April 16, 11:30 AM (Chorus) Crouse Hinds Theatre, Mulroy Civic Center at Oncenter (411 Montgomery St, Syracuse) Media is welcome; however photography is not permitted during the contest. Please forward all requests for attendance to Sandra Blamoswki (Chair, Regional Convention) noted below. Sweet Adelines International is a worldwide organization of women singers committed to advancing the musical art form of barbershop harmony through education and performances. This independent, nonprofit music education association is one of the world's largest singing organizations for women. The international membership of nearly 25,000 women, extends over five continents and has more than 500 choruses and 1,200 quartets. Sweet Adelines choruses and quartets sing exciting a cappella, four-part harmony music, barbershop style. The music includes special arrangements of today's ballads, classic songs, popular show tunes and mainstream music. Members believe by singing powerfully balanced sounds of barbershop harmony, they provide rich and rewarding experiences and strengthen their motto, "Harmonize the World". To learn more about Lake Ontario Region 16 and its choruses, visit www.saregion16.com or Sweet Adelines International at http://www.sweetadelineintl.org. Image: sweetadeline.com

Event Details

    April 15, 2016 - April 16, 2016
    12:00 PM - 11:00 PM