ANOTHER CONTEST WEEKEND — FWD and CAR DISTRICTS

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 already done so), even if your District doesn’t REQUIRE you to do so! There are many advantages to being a MBHA member!  See our Membership tab above for more information.

FAR WESTERN DISTRICT NW & NE DIVISIONS:  March 22-23, 2019 in Stockton, CA.  This convention will be hosted by the Central California Chapter (Golden Valley Chorus), the quartet and chorus contests will be held at the Mamie Starr Performing Arts Center at Ronald E. Mcnair High School, while meetings and other events will take place at the headquarters hotel, the Best Western Plus Heritage Inn.  International Prelims contest will also be featured.  MBHA chorus the Stockton Portsmen will compete in the chorus contest, and MBHA quartet Coastal Blend will compete in the quartet contest. Click here for more information about event schedules, location, and lodging.

CARDINAL DISTRICT:  March 22-23, 2019 in Columbus, IN.  This convention will be held at the Columbus North High School, and will also feature the International Prelims contest.  MBHA quartets Better Together and Vintage Mix will compete in the quartet contest for score in order to qualify for the World Mixed Quartet Competition in BinG in 2020 . More information about registration, directions, and schedule of events can be found in the Cardinal Connection Newsletter located here.

UPCOMING MIXED BARBERSHOP OPPORTUNITIES FOR MBHA MEMBERS

(Q = mixed quartets, C = mixed choruses.  Some entry deadlines have already passed. Check with the listed District/Area to see MBHA membership requirements for contest.)

March 29-30, 2019

Evergreen District Division II (Q & C) in Federal Way, WA (Click here for info)

April 5-6, 2019

Harmony, Inc., Area 6 (Q) in Jacksonville, FL  (Click here for info)

Seneca Land District (Q) in Geneva, NY  (Click here for info)

April 12-13, 2019

Far Western District Arizona Division (Q & C) in Mesa, AZ  (Click here for info)

North Eastern District Granite and Pine/Patriot Divisions (Q) in Hyannis, MA (Click here for info)

Ontario District (Q) in Belleville, ON (Click here for info)

April 26-27, 2019

Harmony, Inc., Area 2 (Q) in Devens, MA (Click here for info)

Central States District (Q & C) in Iowa City, IA (Click here for info)

Mid-Atlantic District Northern Division (Q) in Allentown, PA (Click here for info)

May 3-4, 2019

Harmony, Inc., Area 3 (Q) in Liverpool, NY (Click here for info)

Evergreen District Division IV (Q & C) in Medford, OR (Click here for info)

Land o’Lakes District SW and 10K Divisions (Q) in Stillwater, MN (Click here for info)

North Eastern District Mountain and Yankee Divisions (Q) in Lake George, NY (Click here for info)

Southwestern District (Q) in San Antonio, TX (Click here for info)

May 11, 2019

Northeastern District Sunrise Division (Q) in Halifax, NS (Click here for info)

Far Western District SW & SE Divisions (Q & C) in Ontario, CA (Click here for info)

May 17-18, 2019

Mid-Atlantic District Central Division (Q) in Wyomissing, PA (Click here for info)

May 25, 2019

Evergreen District Division III (Q & C) in Red Deer, AB (Click here for info)

May 31-June 1, 2019

Mid-Atlantic District Southern Division (Q) in Baltimore, MD (Click here for info)

Harmony, Inc., Area 1 (Q) in Sackville, NB (Click here for info)

June 7-8, 2019

Harmony, Inc., Area 4 (Q) in Bloomington, IL (Click here for info)

Evergreen District Division V (Q & C) in Spokane, WA (Click here for info)

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