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Friday, May 30, 2014 - 11:09
Spreading harmony through harmony. That has been the guiding objective of The Contemporary A Cappella Society since its inception. Since its creation in [founder] Deke Sharon’s Tufts University dorm...

Why men have stopped singing in church

Friday, May 30, 2014 - 10:24
Interesting perspective on singing culture in North America today. What does this imply for barbershop singing and repertoire? Men are doers, and singing was one of the things we used to do together...

New this month: CEO column via YouTube

Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 12:19
A few months back, as our esteemed colleague built up a head of steam and started pacing back and forth during a staff meeting, we realized something: Marty Monson is so good when he’s speaking to a...

“It’s Witchcraft”

Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 10:00
Dave Briner is a master arranger. From Platinum’s “Just in Time” to “We Need a Little Christmas,” Dave’s had dozens of hits in the BHS catalog.  Look to this one to become a standard or a polecat-...

Barbershop choruses forming in Argentina and Hong Kong

Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 09:52
David Calland of Harmony Foundation is a friendly guy, and he gets friend requests from many fans of his quartet (The Allies) and chorus (The Alliance.) He recently shared this exchange from South...

The Six-Second Quartet.

Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 00:22
An interesting use for Vine: pick-up harmonies. I mean, extremely short pick-up harmonies, but that's kinda the charm of it. It started with Tim (a friend of a friend) doing what he apparently does...

In Brussels, a tragic note to a Jewish student singing tour

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 23:05
Moments before they were scheduled to start singing at an impromptu memorial vigil outside the Jewish Museum of Belgium, the 13 members of Yale University’s Jewish a cappella group were still unsure...

A cappella band Eh440 hits right note on Dragon’s Den

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 21:16
There are a few ways to make a name for yourself in the music industry, but the members of Toronto-based a cappella group Eh440 certainly took the road less travelled. The five-person band, which...

Adam’s Ten Commandments of Tag Singing

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 15:31
With a busy summer ahead of of barbershop cookouts, barbershop camps, barbershop conventions, and barbershop hanging out in the backyard. it seemed timely to refresh ourselves on some rules of...

Video Of The Week, 5.28.14

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 12:32
Countermeasure, "There Will Never Be Another You"Our fantastic CAL group from Toronto!