Visual Technologies will once again help
support the Sweet Adelines International Region #16 Lake
Ontario Competition. The Competition will be held on April 24th
2009 at the John H. Mulroy Civic Center in downtown Syracuse.
Visual Technologies will be video recording both the Quartet and
Chorus performances over the two day competition.
The Region #16 Lake Ontario Competition
is one of the 30 different regions that all make up the
organization called Sweet Adelines International. The two day
competition consists of quartet performances on Friday and
chorus performances on Saturday.
Last years reigning champions are:
2008 Quartet Champion Tetra
2008 Chorus Champion Canadian Showtime
International is a highly respected worldwide organization of
women singers committed to advancing the musical art form of
barbershop harmony through education and performance. This
independent, nonprofit music education association is one of the
world's largest singing organizations for women. Their motto is
Harmonize the World.
Members extend over five continents and belong to more than 600
choruses and 1,200 quartets. Today's Sweet Adelines choruses and
quartets sing exciting a cappella, four-part harmony music,
barbershop style. The music includes special arrangements of
today's ballads and upbeat songs, popular show tunes, and even
jazz. Members say that singing the powerfully balanced sounds of
barbershop harmony provides a rich, rewarding experience.