We are excited to announce the details of our 2020 educational workshop "All In The Family"! Start the decade off right with this exciting event to be held at the Marriott Lake Mary. The registration fee is waived for all Coastal Harmony members! See all the details for the event here.
We are so fortunate to have amazing ensembles here in Coastal Harmony Region 9! Each year the field of competitors gets stronger and stronger in a clear sign of the strength of the barbershop artform! We are so proud of our singers and the creative, artistic and downright entertaining packages that these wonderful groups put on stage!
Representing us in Harmony Classic AA Division (MidSize) was Bridges of Harmony Chorus under the direction of Kim Higdon, who placed 4th:
New Orleans, LA hosted in the Sweet Adelines International Convention and Contest September 16-21, 2019. Coastal Harmony Region 9 was very well represented in both the quartet contests as well as the chorus contests! Congratulations to all competitors!
We are over the moon for our very own 2018 Regional Champions VIVA! who sailed to victory and are the newest International Queens of Harmony! Local members Gina Baker, lead and Chris DeRosa, baritone (Toast of Tampa Show Chorus) and featuring Sweet Adelines International President, Patty Cobb-Baker on tenor and Peggy Jones (Carolina Harmony) on bass. Congratulations ladies we couldn't be prouder!
Coastal Harmony is delighted to have wonderful representation in the upcoming Sweet Adelines International Contest in New Orleans! Beginning on Tuesday, September 17th with the Harmony Classic contest: Bridges of Harmony, under the direction of Kim Higdon. Then on Wednesday, the Quartet Semi-Finals: our current Regional Quartet Champion - Ringtones, Wild Card contest and current Rising Star Champions, Duly Noted, returning competitor and current International Silver medalists, Viva!, and Take 4! quartet. Thursday is the Chorus Semi-Finals and our 2018 Regional Chorus Champions, Toast of Tampa Show Chorus!
We are absolutely delighted to report that all of our quartets that participated in Sweet Adelines International's 2019 Rising Star Quartet Contest in Manchester, England have come home with an outstanding showing and memories that will last a lifetime! The three quartets, all vibrant and talented singers have bright futures.
Several of these young women are graduates of the Gaither HIgh's music program and studied with the incomparable Debbie Cleveland. The proud teacher and champion Sweet Adeline in her own right was on hand to support these groups.
SWEET ADELINES INTERNATIONAL
2019 RISING STAR CONTEST
We have a vibrant youth membership and several active quartets with many of their members also active in a chorus. Coastal Harmony is home to THREE fantastic young quartets headed to the Sweet Adelines International Rising Star Contest on July 27, at the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, England! This contest is open to young women ages 25 and under.
Thank you for your cooperation with our new green AEB process. We received several hundred badges back on site in Daytona! Good Job! For those who may not have dropped off their badges before leaving Daytona, please follow the below instructions:
Chorus Members: please return your badges to your Finance Coordinator so that a batch can be returned together saving everyone some postage.
Chapter-at-Large Members: please return your badges directly to:
4119 Long Lake Dr S
Ellenton, FL 34222
Things are gearing up in beautiful Daytona Beach for this year's convention and contest. Please visit the convention page for details on activities, contestant stage times, ticket information, etc.
Visit our webcast site here if cannot join us in person! Its free but we need your help to keep it that way!
|Dec 6 2019 - 7:00pm||Magic of Manatee Chorus Christmas Show|
|Dec 7 2019 - 3:00pm||Venetian Harmony Holiday Show|
|Dec 15 2019 - 2:00pm||Spirit of the Season Holiday Show - Spirit of the Gulf Chorus|
|Jan 31 2020 - 7:00pm||Winter Regional Weekend|
|Apr 30 2020 - 12:00am||Regional Contest/Convention|
|Jan 29 2021 - 7:00pm||Winter Regional Weekend|
|Apr 15 2021 - 7:00pm||Regional Contest/Convention|
|Jun 11 2021 - 7:00pm||Music/Admin Workshop|
|Jul 16 2021 - 7:00pm||EDU Faculty Planning Workshop|