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Twenty years ago our lives in America were changed forever. The impact of that day lives constantly in every American. While we first saw the worst of humanity, soon we witnessed bravery and compassion from so many that continues to make all of us so...more
So, okay, not really the normal rehearsal, but what the heck is normal in 2021. What we do now is we check in on each other, talk about some the great times in the past, watch a video or two and really are starting to get into when we can re-enter the new normal singing world. There are people...more
Good Day Gentlemen, and Denny!
We are getting to see the light, the good kind at the end of the tunnel. We are still zooming, talking more about re-entry to somewhat normal rehearsals leading eventually to the old days of gathering and singing! If you haven't been to a zoom meeting in a...more
Due to the ongoing Coronavirus emergency order from the Governor Sununu, the Chapter Meetings for the Granite Statesmen have been cancelled through the end of April. Meetings in May and going forward will be discussed by the Board of Directors at the appropreiate time as more information and...more
We have a lot going on the Chapter right now, last week we had Tomatos Staccato with us for a great set of tunes, a big thank you to them for driving up from the big city to entertain the guys. This week we are equally busy with a Chapter Quartet singing tonight, we have Second Chants, a mixed...more
We had a great night with Jordan Travis and the marvelous coaching he did for the Chapter. He lead sectionals with leads on "I Wonder As You Wonder" and the leads were able to "lead" when the chorus returned from sectionals and everyone noticed the difference with the confidence and attention to...more
We are excited to have Jordan Travis with us this week coming up to help us with some high level coaching and instruction on four of our songs including two new charts for 2020. Jordan will work in a sectional with the leads as well as the chorus during the course of the evening. Jordan has a...more
We've had a great start to the year we are off sheets on a new song that will hopefully be performing this spring in Worcester, we are introducing the next song for this year on the 19th and many of the guys are excited about the tune. Ronny Menard has continued with the Quartet Program and he...more
It was great to have Daily Special at our recent rehearsal as they continue to prepare for International
in Salt Lake City! They are onstage on Wednesday at 11:18am, Quartet Finals Session #3.
We wish, Ben, Cay, Chad and Issac a fun and successful week at International and thank...more
The Barbershopper of the Year Award was handed out at the annual meeting (first Wednesday in January) and we just the plaque updated
The Ringland Trophy was presented at the annual meeting and we finally took a proper photograph