Mixed Barbershop Harmony Association

The Mixed Barbershop Harmony Association (MBHA) is a not-for-profit charitable organization serving the needs of mixed barbershop harmony in North America. Established in 2014, its leadership comprises men and women with vast experience and participation in the barbershop style and performing in the mixed barbershop harmony genre. As of January 2016, the MBHA is an affiliate of the Barbershop Harmony Society.



Our vision: To be the official voice of mixed voice Barbershop Harmony in North America.



Our mission: To promote, encourage, and celebrate mixed voice Barbershop Harmony in North America



Through the MBHA, mixed barbershop harmony ensembles will find opportunities for competition and the ability to represent North America on the world stage at the World Mixed Harmony Competition in Germany, hosted by Barbershop in Germany (BinG!).



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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:  FAQ SHEET


We’ve put together a list of questions that have come in and are continually updating the information.  To view the list, please click here.  If you have a question about MBHA and don’t see your answer, please feel free to email us at:  info@mixedbarbershop.org

COME ONE, COME ALL!! Mixed Barbershop is in the house in Salt Lake City! The Mixed Barbershop Harmony Association is hosting a SHOWCASE AND OPEN MIC NIGHT for any mixed ensemble that wants to strut their stuff! Find us in the Hilton Grand Ballroom on Friday, July 5 starting at 10 pm. Admission is FREE! […]

This year’s Barbershop Harmony Society’s International Convention is in beautiful Salt Lake City, Utah, June 30-July 7, 2019.  And MBHA will have a strong presence there.  On July 5, from 10 pm to 1 am, the Mixed Barbershop Showcase will be held, emceed by Anthony Colosimo (M-AD’s “Better Together” mixed quartet).  It will be held […]

And now, what you’ve all been waiting for — MBHA contest results from the past few contest weekends! HARMONY, INC. AREA 6: Congratulations to Beauty and the Beard Quartet for winning Area 6.  This quartet describes themselves as “proudly mixed, spanning all four organizations (HI, SAI, BHS, and MBHA).  The Area 6 MBHA quartet trophy […]

MBHA is pleased to report that BHS District/Division Contests AND Harmony, Inc., Area Contests are hosting mixed quartets and choruses this spring!  This coming weekend, we can look forward to the Harmony, Inc. Area 2 Contest, Central States District Convention, and the Mid-Atlantic District Northern Division/Spring Prelims Convention. We encourage all competing mixed quartets to consider […]

MBHA is pleased to report that BHS District/Division Contests AND Harmony, Inc., Area Contests are hosting mixed quartets and choruses this spring!  This coming weekend, we can look forward to the Far Western District Arizona Division, North Eastern District Granite and Pine/Patriot Divisions and the Ontario District Spring Contests. We encourage all competing mixed quartets to […]

MBHA is pleased to report that BHS District/Division Contests AND Harmony, Inc., Area Contests are hosting mixed quartets and choruses this spring!  This coming weekend, we can look forward to the Far Western District NW & NE and the Cardinal District Spring Contests. We encourage all competing mixed quartets to consider joining MBHA (if you haven’t […]

This past weekend, at the Dixie District Spring Convention held in Huntsville, AL, Parks & Wreck quartet was named Dixie District Mixed Quartet Champions.  The members of this quartet are all classically trained singers who have been through the University of Tennessee in Knoxville.  The quartet was just formed in January.  Hailey, the lead, is a reigning […]

MBHA is pleased to report that BHS District/Division Contests AND Harmony, Inc., Area Contests are hosting mixed quartets and choruses this spring!  This coming weekend, we can look forward to the Sunshine District’s Spring Contest. We encourage all competing mixed quartets to consider joining MBHA (if you haven’t already done so), even if your District doesn’t […]

Harmony, Inc. Welcomes Mixed Quartets   Harmony, Inc., is happy to announce that Areas 1, 2, 3, 4 & 6 have opened their arms to include mixed quartets registered with the Mixed Barbershop Harmony Association (MBHA) to participate in this spring’s Area Conventions & Contests.  These Areas invite mixed quartets of any makeup – MWWW, […]

MBHA Statement and FAQs Associated with the Barbershop Harmony Society January 2 Announcement Concerning Mixed Harmony Ensembles January 3, 2019   To: MBHA Members and Prospective Members From: Roxanne Powell, President, and the MBHA Board   Many of you who are members of the Barbershop Harmony Society have received an email dated January 2, 2019, […]