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Nothing sounds more special than singers performing a cappella in four-part harmony, but for a Sunrise group, the music got even sweeter when it captured the state championship last month.

T.H.X., a competition chorus composed of 48 members from the Sunrise Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society, won the state title April 14 in Punta Gorda.

"Everyone was pretty excited about winning," Thomas Paul, chapter president, said. "A lot of hard work and effort went into this. Now our goal is to make it into the Top 10 of the international competition this summer."

Being the state champion, the T.H.X. chorus is eligible to compete in the Barbershop Harmony Society International Convention during the first week of July in Portland, Ore.

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