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Office Workers Who Sing Together Are Healthier

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 09:40
Newsweek reports that  Office Workers Who Sing Together Are Healthier: “Making music together stimulates one’s creativity and helps one’s self-confidence,” notes Mark Ford, director of knowledge...

CD Review: MIX Edifice

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 05:00
I first heard MIX, a compact, co-ed group out of the University of Colorado Denver, at 2012 SoJam college competition. I was expecting great things from that show—what with competitors including the...

Barbershop in theater: A Review of ‘The Fabulous Lipitones’ in Stony Point – NYTimes.com

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 18:11
When a genial, appealing quartet of old-timers called Benchmark made it to the finals of the 2011 season of “Australia’s Got Talent,” the group’s tenor told viewers that even though they hadn’t won...

“You’ve Got A Friend In Me”

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 17:46
Songwriter Randy Newman has had a great pop career of singable, witty songs, but his wider fame has come in later years as a composer of film scores. Up for this week is his quintessential buddy song...

Expanded barbershop offerings now online at Hal Leonard

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 16:37
As reported previously, the Society’s music publishing efforts will be vastly expanded by a new worldwide distribution deal with  Hal Leonard Corporation,  the world’s largest music print publisher...

How Andrew unleashed his voice and found his path

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 12:09
Andrew Lujan was a shy, reserved kid who didn’t know who he was, or who he wanted to be. When singing became a part of his life and Barbershoppers reached into his life, it changed forever. Follow...

How To Break Into The Music Business

Monday, August 25, 2014 - 21:53
"Dear Deke,I would really like to break into the music business, perhaps writing music for television and film, or theater. How can I do that?"Dear Reader,First of all, let me make something clear:...

Going above and beyond at Harmony U

Monday, August 25, 2014 - 15:25
“I’ll follow you anywhere you’re going to take us” That’s what Doug Robertson of Carstairs, Alberta, would like to tell Society CEO Marty Monson after he and other Society staff personally rolled...

“Happy” a hit with female voices

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 15:30
Pharrell Williams’ “Happy” was a big hit at the Las Vegas convention when the young singers in the Next Generation Chorus sang it on the Saturday Night Spectacular. Our post last month announcing its...

17 Things About Pittsburgh You Have to Explain to Out-of-Towners

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 14:16
Our 2015 Convention in Pittsburgh will be any easy drive for many guests, and you’ll find plenty to do when you get there. We have it on good authority that you’ll find fun and food beyond the...