barbershop quartet


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an unaccompanied quartet of (usually male) voices singing sentimental songs in four-part harmony

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Barbershop quartets are composed of a lead, a higher-pitched tenor, a deep, rumbly bass and a midrange baritone.
The building is also a standout for the 30-by-26-foot reproduction of Norman Rockwell's famous Barbershop Quartet illustration, which graces its side.
PHOTO : Frank Huggins began his entertainment career as a singer in a barbershop quartet.
The Barbershop Quartet was a nice change in direction.
The Brightside cover band, the City of Coventry Brass Band and barbershop quartet Acappella Fellas will play through to a traditional Proms finale with fireworks.
The well-acted marital hassles are frequently interrupted by the bizarre sight of a barbershop quartet singing country and western and gospel in the snow.
Daniel Cochran has performed with Fortissimo, a nationally renowned men's barbershop quartet.
This year's Doris McCan Birthday Potluck and Bridge Tournament included Doris' grandchildren and great-grandchildren from Eugene and Arizona, and the barbershop quartet 4 Over 40.
The 64 players are divided into four groups of 16 labelled Sam Snead, Bobby Jones, Gary Player, and Ben Hogan, all members of a local barbershop quartet.
A TEACHER from Warrington is hoping for Christmas chart success as his barbershop quartet competes in the album charts.
During the summer weekend, there will also be plenty to do for the family including traditional favourites such as Punch and Judy and a barbershop quartet.
The play was written in 1924 but Australian director Stephan Elliott gives it a fresh feel with a jaunty soundtrack, including barbershop quartet versions of Car Wash and Sex Bomb.
It could be the neighborhood theater troupe and barbershop quartet.
The music weekend continues on May 21 with an outdoor performance at 11am in Queen's Square by Mountain Harmony, the popular Ladies Barbershop Quartet, followed at 1pm by another free concert at Wrexham Arts Centre featuring the Blackwood Ensemble, which will feature everything from baroque to jazz.
Additional entertainment includes the "Harmony Partners" Barbershop Quartet, sax players, and, in Kidz Camp, children's book author readings.