Sweet Adelines International Region 3 Singers will host vocal convention in Grand Rapids, April 12 & 13

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4/12/13 5:00 pm to 4/13/13 5:30 pm AST
Devos Performance Hall
303 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI
United States
Sweet Adelines International Region 3 Singers will host vocal convention in Grand Rapids, April 12 & 13 ________________________________________ Contact: Anna Giallombardo (847) 650-7741 For Immediate Release Come attend the Sweet Adelines International Region 3 Annual Convention and Competition! Grand Rapids, MI – Sweet Adelines International Region 3 are opening their doors in the Grand Rapids area. Women and men of all ages who enjoy singing are invited to attend the quartet contest on Friday, 5pm and chorus contest on Saturday, 12pm at the Devos Performance Hall, 303 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 49503. You may purchase your tickets an hour before each event. The cost is $35 for adult non-members and $20 for youth age 20 or under per event. Checks and cash only. Region 3 Sweet Adelines is one of the hundreds of Sweet Adelines International regions that make up this worldwide organization of women who sing four-part barbershop harmony. Musical knowledge is not necessary to join in the fun — music education is a valuable component of a person’s benefit. Men and women are invited to come to the convention for a new experience and great opportunity to learn more about the barbershop acapella style. Come see and hear the region’s quartet and choruses for the thrill of ringing chords and excitement in a concert form. In addition to the annual convention, you might have seen these chapter quartet and choruses perform regularly in their communities, offering their talent for entertainment at civic events and charitable functions, in addition to promoting harmony and friendship among women. Singing, performing and music education are only a portion of the benefits that our singers of Sweet Adelines International enjoy. The competitors and their audience members experience genuine friendships, increased self-confidence, renewed vitality, and the unwavering motivation and inspiration of others that becomes invaluable. Find a chorus near you at, https://maps.google.com/maps/ms?msid=216246501091018230423.0004aeec8d744e8111824&msa=0&ll=42.326062,-86.87439&spn=2.387975,5.817261&mid=1358446385. Sweet Adelines International is a musical force in the United States and around the world. The organization is headquartered in Tulsa, Okla., where it was founded in 1945. This nonprofit music education organization is one of the world's largest singing organizations for women encompassing more than 25,000 members, 1,200 registered quartets and 600 choruses in most of the fifty United States, Australia, Canada, England, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Scotland, Sweden, The Netherlands and Wales. http://www.region3sweetadelines.org/winterworkshop.htm ________________________________________ International Headquarters - P.O. Box 470168 - Tulsa, OK 74147-0168 918.622.1444 - 800.992.7464 - Fax 918.665.0894 - http://www.sweetadelineintl.org