Watch this space for more information, but mark your calendars for our next chorus show — October 13, 2012 at Ambridge Area High School. Details to follow.
Friends and Family Night
Monday, May 7, 2012
Coraopolis United Methodist Church
Dynasty will be joining us. Refreshments will be served.
The Chorus and Quartet order of appearance list was announced at Sweet Adelines today. Our chorus is contestant #6 (of 13 competing choruses).
We have 3 quartets competing with Region 17 this year (out of 16):
Order of appearance
#10 Steel City Sirens
#16 Just 4 Chix
The chorus is getting ready for our Regional Competition this year — 8 weeks away! We’re putting the finishing touches on our choreography, music, costumes and getting ready for a great chorus retreat later this month. Our website has links posted in the sidebar for tickets and other details if you would like to see us live.
We are excited to participate in Sweet Adeline International’s Global Open House event! If you are thinking of coming, or planning to be here you will be in for a treat. Our director has picked out a new song that we will all learn together. You will discover what part to sing and learn more about barbershop singing and about our chorus. In addition, you will be treated to a mini-performance just for you. Don’t miss it!
The Chorus is offering Singing Christmas Cards again this year. To participate, copy and print our order form.
A Christmas Card Sung Live in 4-Part Barbershop Harmony by Phone December 11, 2011; 2 to 4 P.M. (Domestic calls only. Sorry no refunds)
Choose among three songs:
Christmas Chopsticks, Jingle Bell Rock or CHRISTmas
All orders must be received by December 6, 2011
The Sounds of Pittsburgh Chorus is participating in the Pittsburgh Day of Giving on October 4th, 2011. On this day, starting at midnight, you can donate to our chorus and we will receive matching funds. This deal only applies on October 4th, so please make a note in your calendar and give on that day so we can receive the matching funds.
On October 4th:
- Visit http://www.pittsburghgives.org and look for the “Day of Giving” link.
- Look for our Chorus in the drop-down list to add your donation. You will find us in the Pittsburgh list.
- There is a minimum donation of $25. Master Card and Visa are accepted. There is a small processing fee deducted from your donation.
Watch the video below for more details or click the link for instructions you can print.
There is one day left to vote for our chorus to appear with the CLO’s Marvelous Wonderettes on July 30th. See our video here. If you haven’t voted already, you have until midnight on Friday, July 22. Here are the details:
Send an e-mail to SingOff@pittsburghCLO.org with the following details:
Video Title: Who are you voting for? (Sounds of Pittsburgh Chorus!)
Your Address (including city/state/zip):
Votes WILL NOT be accepted if complete contact information is not provided.
Voting will take place from today through Friday, July 22 at midnight. The winning video will be announced on Saturday, July 23 and the winning group will perform before “The Marvelous Wonderettes” on Saturday, July 30 (7:30pm).
The chorus is performing at Kennywood Amusement Park this Saturday, July 2nd at 2pm at Pavilion 23 as part of their Celebrate America program. We will perform some familiar songs, our award-winning contest numbers and patriotic songs for the holiday. Special guests include the Just 4 Chix Quartet.