Sweet Adelines International is a highly respected worldwide organization of women singers committed to advancing the musical art form of barbershop harmony through education, performance and competition. This independent, nonprofit music education association is one of the world's largest singing organizations for women, boasting nearly 22,000 members!

Members extend over five continents and belong to more than 500 choruses and 1,000 quartets. Sweet Adelines choruses and quartets sing exciting a cappella, four-part harmony music, barbershop style. The music includes special arrangements of today's ballads, classic songs, popular show tunes and mainstream music. Members say that singing the powerfully balanced sounds of barbershop harmony provides a rich, rewarding experience that changes their lives and helps women find their voices on the risers and in their everyday lives.

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Database Now Available

Our new membership database is coming along and we appreciate all of the positive feedback. With thousands of Sweet ...

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Diversity and Inclusion

See Sweet Adelines Past President Paula Davis give a moving speech about diversity and inclusion efforts in the ...

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Sing With Us In St. Louis!

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Find and Visit a Chorus

One of the best things about Sweet Adelines is that we're everywhere! Come try out a chorus and experience for yourself the magic of barbershop harmony and being a part of a worldwide sisterhood of singers! Whether you find yourself in Auckland or Austin — or almost anywhere in between — click the link below to find a Sweet Adelines Chapter near you!