Our view from the risers- beautiful day and an even greater audience!
Thousands of people attended the Lilac Festival with many stopping by the dance stage to hear Rhythm of the Rockies sing! We finished our set with a rousing version of Queen's "Don't Stop Me Now".
Rhythm of the Rockie's trip to the Region 26 Contest in Saskatoon was an amazing success! Friday's quartet competition had three of our quartets performing and all three brought home awards. No Strings, who were the Regions 2015 champs, took first place AGAIN and will be heading to Las Vegas...more
We rocked out our Contest package for our Family and Friends last week. This week, Rhythm of the Rockies members are packing their false eyelashes and bling as they head to Saskatoon this weekend (Apr 14-16) for the Sweet Adelines Region 26 competition.
Region 26 consists of choruses...more
This April, Calgary is hosting the JUNO music awards. (That's Canada's Grammys, eh!) And in celebration of this honour, our mayor Naheed Nenshi, declared 2016 the “Year of Music” in Calgary. A new committee called “Out Loud YYC” was formed and would act as the official host for the JUNO awards....more
Rhythm of the Rockies takes to the street on Saturday March 5 for our Urban Tour. We'l be indoors and outdoors at 6 venues as we present Acappella Blitz! Watch for pop up concerts around town as we perform some of our favorites.
Members of Rhythm of the Rockies have a busy weekend ahead as they welcome Ryan Heller as coach for their annual weekend retreat. Ryan is the Master 700 Director of the Pride of Portland chorus and will be sharing his vast experience in Barbershop and a cappella music over the next 3 days. To...more
Rhythm wrapped up 2015 with an appearance on Global TV and Christmas performances around Calgary. It was an exciting year of growth, a sold out show, outstanding fundraising, travel to the Las Vegas stage and new experiences for all of us! We're looking forward to new adventures in 2016...more
Rhythm's performance at the Spruce Meadows International Market on Nov 15 was filled with the spirit of the season. Following the busy moments warming up and taking to the stage, singing our Drummer Boy/ Peace on Earth medley became particularly poignant following Fridays events in Paris. As...more
Now that we're over the preparation and excitement of our Las Vegas trip we're brushing off our Christmas repertoire getting ready for upcoming performances. We're happy to have a few new faces in the rehearsal hall, checking us out to see if they'd like to join us on the risers.
Rhythm's Las Vegas trip was as exciting and busy as we expected. We are thrilled with our result, placing 17th out of 34 of the best SA Choruses in the world. It was an honor for Rhythm to be among the high caliber of showmanship and music taking the stage .
In the days before the...more
There's nothing like a receptive audience to make Rhythm of the Rockies Chorus shine! The reheasal hall filled with family and friends eager to hear and see the latest ROTR packages that they'll take to the Sweet Adelines International Contest in Las Vegas next week. As a second treat, they...more