2017 Youth In Harmony Festival

Type of post: Chorus news item
Status: Current
Date Posted: Mon, May 15 2017


  • What? An all-day clinic. Learn three songs in the barbershop style. Perform for family and friends at a free concert.
  • Why? Introduce young singers to an authentic American musical art form in four part a cappella harmony, reinforce good vocal skills, and sing with other young men and women in a healthy social setting. HAVE FUN!!!
  • Who for? Male and female singers from all high schools, home schools, colleges and universities in the greater Tucson Area and Southern Arizona. Current students and recent graduates are welcome.
  • Who by?
    • Clinician: Doug Carnes
    • Clinician: Anna Lisa Glad
    • Sponsor: Tucson Sunshine Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society
    • Sponsor: Tucson Desert Harmony Chorus, Sweet Adelines, Inc.
  • When? Saturday, September 16, 2017, starting at 8:00am. Ending with a free performance for family and friends at 5:00pm.
  • Where? Sahuaro High School, 545 N. Camino Seco, Tucson, AZ 85710
  • How much? $15 registration fee. Includes sheet music, lunch, snacks, sodas, water, and a commemorative Tee shirt for the performance
  • Details
    • Be able to reproduce pitch
    • Sight reading not mandatory
    • High School students must be sponsored by a music educator (unless over 18 yrs old)
    • Schools must designate an adult chaperone to accompany its students (unless over 18 yrs old)
    • Music educators welcome (with or without students)
  • How to apply?
  • Why not? No reason not to. We’ll have a ball! Sing, lock and ring those chords! Meet fellow singers from all over southern Arizona. Amaze and entertain your friends, parents, everybody at the free performance! FUN!!!
  • Questions? Contact Ron Hayes, coordinator: ronann-tuc@cox.net
  • (520)887-3823 (home), (520)400-5648 (cell)