Fall Music School Rocked!

Fall Music School Rocked!

A special thank you to The Buzz, Nancy Field, Bev Coe-Cotton, and all those that made it happen 

The Buzz warmed our hearts!

The Buzz warmed our hearts!

Thank you for a wonderful learning weekend! 

Speed of Sound-- WOW!

Speed of Sound-- WOW!

We were treated to the new sounds of this wonderful quartet! 

OUR YWIH QUARTET-Stellar

OUR YWIH QUARTET-Stellar

We enjoyed the fun music of this up and coming quartet! 

We hope that you have saved the dates for the Winter Music School. Jan 23-25 


A special thank you to Claire Gardener for her wonderful pictures.

 

 

 

 

 

 Speed of Sound 


Congratulations on being Number 2 in the WORLD!!!


We have fallen for Speed of Sound! 

We are all tingly and sparkly because they

touched us with their wonderful music!


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Lustre


Congratulations on being Number 6 in the WORLD!!


Everyone has had their hearts stolen by Lustre!  It was their flirty eyes and magical sound that had everyone wishing they were on the bandstand singing with them!!


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Shades of Jade

They will definitely be on our minds!! 

Our Regional Champs are ones we want to love!!!




Quartet Final Scores


 

10th  2533 points Vocality
9th  2534 points  Spritzer
8th 2561 points Crush
7th  2591 points Mini Blink

6th  2613 points Lustre

5th  2614 points Frenzy
4th  2629 points Heat
3rd  2703 points Finesse

2nd 2757 points SPEED OF SOUND!!!!!!!
They also were awarded the Audience and Entertainer Awards

INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONS  2817 points BLING

 

Thursday Chorus Semifinals

 

Greater Richmond

It was smooth sailing on the stage as these gals gave us all kinds of love.  We can't help falling in love with them!!!


Song of Atlanta

They have taken us on a dreamy road to romance

with their wonderful songs!!  

They went all the way by doing it their way!!!


BREAK A LIP!!!  WE ARE VERY PROUD OF YOU!!!!! 




Fall School Was A Hit!


Many Thanks to "The Buzz", Nancy Field,

Bev Coe Cotton, and all Committee Members

 

  There was so much to learn.

  Lots to share.

Memories Made.

Put Winter Music School on your calendar- 

don't miss out on the fun!!


Winter Music School- Kiawah Island, SC  January, 2015


 

SAVE JANUARY 23-25, 2015 FOR
AN OUT OF THIS WORLD EDUCATIONAL EVENT!

 

 "Building Your Star-Bound Performance"!...

 

A Workshop for Quartets, Chorus Vocal and Visual Performance Leaders, Quartet and Chorus Emcees
and Scriptwriters

 

This event will focus on quartet development, and for, chorus vocal and visual performance leaders, classes in entertainment values, performance skills, and judging criteria for entertainment packages.  Participants will learn fundamentals of entertainment and how to produce a spectacular performance.  Students will also participate in small groups in a workshop setting to plan, produce, and present a virtual performance!

 

 Whether your performance is 10 minutes, 25 minutes, or a full-blown show, or your venue is Carnegie Hall, a local civic event, or a senior living center, you will learn the 5 key elements necessary for an entertaining performance package.

 

Join Sharon Babb, SAI Faculty, International Chorus Champion Director, and Judge Specialist, and Ruth Ann Parker, International Quartet Champion, Judge Specialist, and 700 Chorus Director as they share their insights on "Building Your Star Bound Performance!"

 

A limited number of quartet coaching and personal vocal instruction opportunities will be available.

 

Full details and registration and housing information will be sent to Chorus Presidents and all registered Region 14 Quartets.  Registration opens November 1.

 

For more information contact:  Nancy Field, Education Coordinator 14 
nancy.field@aol.com
 
SHOW YOUR PRIDE WITH A NEW REGIONAL PIN!!
$1 FROM EVERY SALE WILL GO TO THE YWIH PROGRAM
Contact Deb Runyon at drunyon1@att.com for ordering information.
 

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We have a NEW REGIONAL SHIRT!


Please click here to find sizing and ordering information.


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2014 REGIONAL CHORUS CHAMPIONS


GREENVILLE IN HARMONY CHORUS

 

 

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 Most Improved Chorus-  Greenville in Harmony Chorus


Second Place Chorus-  Vienna-Falls Chorus

Third Place Chorus-  Carolina Style Chorus

Fourth Place Chorus-  Carolina Harmony Chorus

Fifth Place Chorus-  Virginia Coast Chorus


"AA" Mid-Sized Chorus First Place Winner-  Carolina Style Chorus

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Second Place Mid-Sized Chorus-  Virginia Coast Chorus

 

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Third Place Mid-Sized Chorus-  Potomac Harmony Chorus


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"A" Small Chorus First Place Winner-  Carolina Harmony Chorus

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Second Place Small Chorus-  Charlotte A Cappella Show Chorus


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 Third Place Small Chorus-  Golden Triad Chorus

 

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 This year saw the addition of the Open Division where choruses presented a package for judging

by the audience and the judges. 

What fun!!!!

 

AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD WINNER- SONG O'SKY CHORUS


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The Quartet Competition was spectacular!



 

2014 REGIONAL

 


 

CHAMPIONS

 


 

Shades of Jade

 


 


 

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Audience Choice Award Winners

Midnight Special


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2nd Place Medalists

 

Sound Advice

 


 

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3rd Place Medalists

 

Fire and Ice

 


 

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4th Place Medalists

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5th Place Medalists

 

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Please click here for a link to the Winston Salem Journal

article about the flashmob.

 

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Thank you, Marcia O'Neil for organizing a


fantastic "flashmob".


Singing in the Street


is a great way to start competition!




We are very proud of our Regional Representatives!!!

 

Speed of Sound- 9th in the World

 

Virginia Coast Chorus-  3rd Place Harmony Classic Winner

 

Vienna-Falls Chorus-  21st in the World


Fire and Ice and Shades of Jade did a fantastic job.

 

The world knows Region 14!!!

 

 

HERE COMES BALTIMORE!! 


How exciting to have International in our area!


Start planning now! 


 

If you are having trouble creating an account, please click here and the webmaster will be glad to help you through the process.

 

Blue Ridge Region #14  of Sweet Adelines International is a vibrant organization of over 900 women who love to sing and perform.  Singing four part acapella harmony, in the barbershop style, is what we do-- and have great fun doing it!!  A talented and passionate group of  women from all walks of life is who we are.  If you are looking for personal and musical growth click on the Choruses tab to find which of our chapters may be near you.

 

 

 
 
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Meet the Region

Come to the About Region 14 page to find out what we're all about!

 

Join A Chorus!

Want to sing with a bunch of fabulous women? Want to learn amazing, classic songs? Come to the Chorus Page to find out how you can get involved.

 

DIRECTOR SEARCH-  Looking to move to the coast of NC? The Azalea Coast Chorus in
Wilmington is looking for a new Director. Call Lynn Chatham -
910-200-6478 or Shay Perryman 910-540-5750. Please visit us online:
www.azaleacoastchorus.com

 

What is Barbershop?

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