Mixed Harmony Quartet Contest
Friday, August 4, 2017
7:30-10:00 p.m.

This highly anticipated contest is a first for Sweet Adelines International. Ladies, grab your talented barbershop gents and lets do this thing. Please Note: Any member of a competing Mixed Harmony Quartet who also registers for 2017 International Education Symposium will receive a $25 discount on their collective Mixed Harmony Quartet Contest entry fee.

Click here for the Mixed Harmony Quartet Contest web page.
 

Rising Star Quartet Contest
Saturday, August 5, 2017
2:30-6:00 p.m.

Are you the four of the future?

Please Note: Any member of a competing Rising Star Quartet who also registers for 2017 International Education Symposium will receive a $25 discount on their collective Rising Star Quartet Contest entry fee.

Click here for the Rising Star Quartet Contest web page.

Competitor Entry and Single-Event Contest Tickets

Competitor entry for the Mixed Harmony and Rising Star Quartet Contests is now open.

On April 25, 2017, single-event tickets for both contests will become available for purchase.
(After IES early bird registration closes April 24, 2017.)

Special Events

Wednesday Night Opening Session
Don’t miss this thrilling IES kickoff session with Sweet Adelines International President, Paula Davis.

Wednesday Night Reception
Come gather with old and new friends. There will be a cash bar and plenty of time to mix and mingle. There will also be a surprise performance by a special quartet!

Thursday Night Harmony Games
Need yet another opportunity to compete? Look no further than the Inaugural Harmony Games! Join our fantastic hosts Ryan Heller (Director of Pride of Portland Chorus) and Becki Hine (Director of Song of Atlanta Chorus) as “Tribute” Teams vie for the Harmony Games Cup featuring hilarious contests and feats of unusual skills! Who knows what hidden talents will be revealed? You won’t want to miss this kick off reunion and celebration of fun, friendship and harmony.

Saturday Night Gala
Join us in wrapping up IES with a massive party and showcase! Saturday night’s gala will include a cash bar, a showcase featuring “the BUZZ”, Frenzy, and many more, a DJ, and of course, your amazing dance moves!

Music in the Morning
Each morning at IES, you will have the opportunity to warm up with Music in the Morning featuring the 2017 International Champion Quartet, Frenzy!

Doc Talks
Join Ryan Heller, Becki Hine and other barbershoppers as they discuss various topics of interest during 20-minute high energy and educational TED-Style talks. Topics will not be announced until class begins; it's worth the wait, we promise!

Questions about Contests? Email our Competition Department at Music@sweetadelines.com.

Questions about Special Events? Email our Events Department at Events@sweetadelines.com