|Travel with us to New Orleans for our 73rd Annual International Convention and Competition! We invite you to join us September 16-21, 2019 for a week of harmony, education and competition at the Smoothie King Center. Gather with barbershop fans from all over the world to listen to the best quartets and choruses in a city steeped in music history. Let's go barbershoppin' the big easy!|
|For more information, see:||sweetadelines.com/neworleans|
|Join us for singing and fun! We are learning a new song, "Brave"!|
Master Director 700 Vickie Maybury is a highly sought-after coach known for helping singers “find their voices” through a highly engaging teaching style. Vickie serves as the Expression Category Specialist, is a Certified Expression Judge, and is Certified International Faculty. Vickie has been the Denver-basedSkyline Chorus’s musical director since 1984. Inspired by her exceptional leadership, Skyline has ranked in the top 10 Sweet Adelines International choruses since 2004 and is the 2018 4th place international medalist.
Vickie’s expansive teaching repertoire includes vocal production, the psychology of performance, understanding how the Expression Category affects performance, the art of expressive singing, singing with freedom, resonance, and ring, along with classes on leadership, effective team development, empowering women, and identifying and supporting emerging leaders.
Vickie’s greatest joy is celebrating the successes of those she is privileged to work with.
|For more information, see:||https://www.region10sai.org/event/wrm2019/|
|Spirit is working hard to prepare for Regional competition in March 2019.|
|Join Spirit at its Christmas performances in December! Come sing with us!!!|
|We're currently learning the Beatles' song, "Something in the Way". Join us!|
|Have fun and learn from Pride of Portland director, Ryan Heller, at this summer's Regional education event!|
JUNE 22-23, Marriott North Houston
|For more information, see:||www.region10sai.org/srm2018|
|We really enjoyed singing for volunteers and food recipients!|
|On Saturday, April 21st, Spirit will be honored to entertain folks who will receive food from this Martina McBride charitable foundation!|
8:30 am, Saturday, April 21, 2018
|For more information, see:||teammusicislove.com|
|We’re learning the J.T. song “Can’t Stop the Feeling!” so come join the fun!|
|Need your barbershop fix? Get all the bbshop you can handle at our Regional Competition in Houston OR online webcast!|
|For more information, see:||www.region10sai.org/event/contest2018/|
|We'll be learning "Let It Snow" this week so come join us!|
Winter Regional Meeting
January 19-20, 2018
|For more information, see:||region10sai.org|
|The chorus is taking a brief Summer Break from 7/20 thru 8/3... Please feel free to visit us any Thursday beginning August 10th!|
|For more information, see:||thewoodlandsshowchorus.org/Show7-2017|
|Our Regional dues include participation in these wonderful educational seminars! Learn from Kim Wonders, director of Metro Nashville, who has taken many SMALL choruses to the International stage!|
|For more information, see:||www.region10sai.org/event/summer-regional-meeting-2017/|
|We will take a vacay from now until May to recover and reset for the new fiscal year of 2017-18!!! See you all May 4th!|
|Join us at 7:30 pm, Thursday, March 23rd for Family & Friends Night! We'll entertain you with our contest package, some fun songs, and a performance by Center Stage Quartet!|
|Our annual Region 10 Education visit will be Thursday, February 23, 2017. Karla Callaway and Cheryl Pile will be visiting our chorus. We'll be coached vocally and administratively! Looking forward to their pearls of wisdom!|
|January 20th & 21st - Join us for an exciting weekend with Mary Rhea and her quartet, RIO! Learn about how to sing your part smart, enjoy the mock quartet contest, and sing with your sisters in harmony.|
|For more information, see:||region10sai.org|
|This year's retreat will be held in Houston at the Holiday Inn, Beltway 8 and JFK Blvd., Friday, February 10th & Saturday, February 11th. Mary Ann Wydra will be coaching us. Here's a little about her:
Mary Ann Wydra is Master Director of the Alamo Metro Chorus in San Antonio, TX., where she has been directing since they chartered in l988. They are nine-time Regional Champions and have competed 12 times at International. She's won Regional Quartet Championships in three different voice parts. One of her quartets, the Chrystal-Aires, were 4th and 5th place International Medalists.
Mary Ann was inducted into Region 10's Hall of Fame in 2013. She is a Certified Music Arranger and SAI has published some of her arrangements including The Winner's Song and They Never Told Me, both of which she composed and arranged. She is also a Certified Music Judge and has served on panels in the U.S. and Canada, and overseas in England, Sweden, New Zealand and Australia. She was just one of the Music judges at our recent International Chorus Competition in Las Vegas. A native of Pittsburgh, Pa., she has lived in San Antonio for 28 years and is mother to four grown children and has eight grandchildren.