This year, Young Women in Harmony (YWIH) will host Ain’t We Got Fun YWIH Youth Festival, a barbershop singing workshop for young women aged 25 and under. Director for this one-time-only chorus is Melody Hine, baritone of Rising Star-winning quartet Hot Pursuit who recently opened for Disney’s DCappella. Choreographer is Lisa Greenough, director of Gateway Chorus.
The workshop culminates with a performance on the International stage immediately preceding the Harmony Classic chorus competition.
All attendees will receive complimentary admission to Harmony Classic!
Singers ages 25 and under are invited to participate.
- Singers need to register by September 6 to receive music and learning tracks ahead of the event.
- For information on group registration, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Barbershop festival workshop and performance led by Melody Hine of Hot Pursuit and Lisa Greenough of Gateway Chorus.
When & Where?
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
- Starts at 9 a.m.
- New Orleans Marriott Galerie 6
- Please bring your lunch.
- Around 6 p.m. (Immediately preceding the Harmony Classic Chorus Competition)
- Performance will be held on the International stage at the Smoothie King Center.
Meet the Director, Melody Hine
Melody Hine graduated from the University of Georgia in 2015 with a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education, after which her work adventures took her to Epcot at Walt Disney World and the Hogwarts Express at Universal Studios. She now lives in Atlanta, GA and teaches choir at Duluth Middle School. She is an experienced barbershopper who currently sings with Song of Atlanta Show Chorus. Melody is the baritone of the 2018 Rising Star Quartet Champion, Hot Pursuit and recently performed as part of Disney’s DCappella in Chattanooga, TN.
Meet the Choreographer, Lisa Greenough
Master Director and Approved Showmanship Judge Lisa Greenough has been a member of Sweet Adelines International since 1989. An energetic coach and choreographer known for her rapid pace and heaps of humor, her sessions leave the recipient laughing and breathless. Lisa also serves as Education Faculty and Director Liaison for her region. An avid quartetter with her long-time BFFs Thumbs Up! Lisa directs Gateway Chorus in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada in Sweet Adelines International’s only all-Canadian Maple Leaf Region 26.
- Last day to register: Friday, September 6, 2019
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