The Mixed Barbershop Harmony Association held its annual General Membership meeting via Zoom on Saturday, July 25, 2020. Thank you to all members who were able to attend. Board of Directors elections were held during that meeting, and we are pleased to announce the 2020-2021 Board of Directors: President: Roxanne Powell Vice President: Barry Towner […]

The Mixed Barbershop Harmony Association will be holding its annual general membership meeting VIRTUALLY on Saturday, July 25, 2020 at 3 pm EDT. This is a GENERAL MEMBERSHIP meeting, so anyone who is currently a member is encouraged to attend. The meeting will share with the membership any actions taken on their behalf since the […]

** ATTENTION ALL MIXED BARBERSHOP HARMONY ENSEMBLES! **   The MBHA “Mixed Harmony Showcase” Goes VIRTUAL! Traditionally, the Mixed Barbershop Harmony Association presents a free “Showcase” of performances by mixed harmony ensembles during the Barbershop Harmony Society’s annual International Convention.  Cancellation of this year’s Los Angeles convention due to the coronavirus pandemic offers us a […]

IT’S THE MUSIC THAT BRINGS US TOGETHER The Barbershop Harmony Society and prolific arranger Clay Hine just made available, for free, a wonderful new song that captures the nspirit of what we’re going through and how we feel about singing together: “Whatever country you call home, whatever organization you’re a member of, and whatever group […]

On Thursday, April 2, 2020, Harmony, Inc. announced that they are opening their November International Contests to all Harmony, Inc. ensembles and MBHA quartets that wish to sign up on a first come, first served basis. No pre qualification necessary.  For MBHA quartets it basically means that, space permitting, Harmony, Inc. is inviting our quartets […]

This message comes from the leadership of the Mixed Barbershop Harmony Association.  Immediately following this announcement is the official announcement from BinG!, both in German and in English: The Mixed Barbershop Harmony Association (MBHA) is very concerned for the health of all of our members and supports the decision of BinG! to postpone the Barbershop Music […]

At the BHS Midwinter Convention in Jacksonville, FL, in January, 2020, MBHA is grateful to have hosted a productive dialogue on promoting, educating and celebrating the joys of mixed barbershop harmony singing with leadership representatives of all FIVE barbershop singing organizations headquartered in North America: MBHA, The Barbershop Harmony Society, Sweet Adelines International, Harmony, Incorporated, and the BHS […]

Congratulations to MBHA’s own Mugshot Quartet!  In what appears to have been a field of fierce and worthy competitors, Mugshot took the top prize of $1000!  They also were named Peoples’ Choice, and a brick with their name on it will be installed in the Pioneer Courthouse Square, a permanent fixture in the Pacific Northwest.  […]