Two amazing coaching sessions with the equally amazing Sandy Marron! We have two glorious months to perfect the tweaks in our choreography and refine our harmonics before our BIG competition.
Thanks again Sandy- you are brilliant!
Calgary has a vibrant barbershop scene with 6 choruses in the city. Our annual Inter Chorus Party is a fun night out with our brothers and sisters in harmony, where we gather to eat, drink and sing. This was our first time singing our New Orleans package for an audience and we got a resounding...more
Where has the year gone! Rhythm of the Rockies celebrated another wonderful year at our annual summer BBQ. It was a tad cool and blankets were offered by our wonderful hostess Melody. It was a fabulous evening of food, camaraderie and entertainment- quartets singing, a solo performance, singing...more
May 25- the Rhythm of the Rockies " Acappella Blitz" was quite an adventure. The weather gods decided to green up Calgary that day, so our outdoor events were either rainy or moved indoors.
This did not stop our indomitable spirit while singing at 7 locations around Calgary- the Calgary...more
Another fantabulous oaching weekend with the stupendous, soul warming, sensational Sandy Marron.
See you in July- and yes, there could be another snowstorm then too!
Rhythm of the Rockies held a Recognition Celebration evening for our Region 26 Quartet First Place Record-breaking Champs- No Strings Quartet! "Time to Celebrate!" They're off to New Orleans in Sept! We are so proud, so thrilled and excited for you to be representing Rhythm of the Rockies, LG...more
Best wishes from Rhythm of the Rockies to all Region 26 competitors and to our three competing quartets- No Strings, Zenergy and Under A Rest.
"Break a lip". Live webcast on April 12 and 13 at www.region26webcast.com.
Wowzers! After a weekend of Showmanship coaching by the incomparable Judy Poszgay, we are exhausted, sore and blissfully happy. W were surprised by a visit from No Strings quartet and thrilled to be enveloped in their sound and emotion while they sang their contests songs to us.
Brilliant, entertaining, ringy.
A beautiful pre-contest performance by Zenergy. They are contestant #21 at the Region 26 contest on April 12 in Surrey. The other two quartets with chorus members are No Strings singing onstage at 6:44pm and Under Arrest at 6:33 pm.
If you can't...more
Beads and Bling- it's a RHYTHM thing!
We celebrated Fat Tuesday (also known as Mardi Gras) on Tuesday at chorus rehearsal. Besides singing and choreo work, we had a Mardi Gras quiz and of course, lots of food.
The New Orleans competition is 6 months away and the excitement is...more
Wow! Thanks to the amazing vocal coaching of Sandy Marron, our yearly weekend retreat at Entheos near Bragg Creek was a resounding success. With twelve hours of vocal work and an uproariously fun time at the Saturday evening party, the weekend was the perfect balance of work and play.
A warm welcome to our new riser gals. We are thrilled beyond measure that you now belong to our beloved chorus. New Orleans- here we come!