|CONGRATULATIONS to four of the OK City Chorus members who were recognized with longevity awards at the virtual RAMM meeting on Saturday, March 28, 2020. We are very proud of these ladies and the many hours they have poured into this art craft and the contributions they have made to our chorus, our region and our internation organization.
Celebrating 60 years with Sweet Adelines is:
Celebrating 25 years with Sweet Adelines are:
|Well, it wasn't quite the same as being together but it was soooooo good to see each other and learn together! Nothing's gonna stop OK City!!!|
|In response to the social distancing recommendations, OK City Chorus will be participating in a virtual rehearsal on Tuesday, March 17th. There will be no rehearsal at St. Luke's United Methodist Church building this week. Please check back here each week for updates for the week's rehearsal venue.|
Stay safe, healthy and take necessary precautions.
Sweet Adelines International made a difficult decision today. They have decided to cancel all traditional Regional competitions for 2020. While we are sad to share that the contest has been cancelled, we are proud of our organization for recognizing the impact we can have in helping to stop the spread of Covid-19.
Stay tuned for more information on alternate contest plans as they become available.
|We are proud that some of our OK City Chorus members were able to partner with OETA in their fundraising effort on Sunday, March 9. We love to be part of the community and add value wherever we are.|
Thank you to those that participated for representing us so magnificently!
|A small group of the OK City Chorus was proud and honored to go PINK for Breast Cancer as they sang the National Anthem at the Women's OU basketball game on Sunday, January 20. |
Several of our members are breast cancer survivors with the most recent being our fearless director, Mary Rhea.
|OK City Chorus spent the day Saturday honing our vocal skills with the amazing Dale Syverson under the direction of our amazing leader, Mary Rhea! We learned a lot and look forward to implementing our new skills at our rehearsal on Tuesday night so that we can WOW our audience on the Regional stage in Wichita, KS next month!|
|OK City Chorus will be Contestant Number 12 at our Region 25 competition on March 28 in Wichita, KS!! We are excited about this draw and looking forward to "having a little fun" entertaining our region and judges!|
We also have some amazing quartets representing us on March 27.
Full list of competitors is available on the Sweet Adelines website.
|OK City Chorus is excited to spend a full day with the amazing Dale Syverson on Satuday, February 8th. Dale is helping us hone our vocal skills in preparation for our upcoming Regional Contest in March and our Hamony Classic competition in October. This preparation also helps us be better performers when we entertain for events in and around Oklahoma City throughout the year.|
(Group photo from last coaching session)
OK City Chorus was well represented at Region 25's 2020 Quartet Retreat in Tulsa, OK this weekend. We had a total of 27 members present. One of our members, Donna Smith, and our director, Mary Rhea were part of the coaching faculty. We had ten chorus members in four of the quartets that were coached.and we had five members participate in the Harmony Roulette. Eleven members participated as observers. Several members were involved in the planning and preparation along with others from the region.
One of the highlights of the weekend were the general classes taught by Lindsay Chartier-Holdeman and Kim Vaughn. A great time was had by all and we are already looking forward to the next Regional event.
|OK City Chorus welcomed FOUR guests last night at our first rehearsal of 2020! We learned a new intro for our new uptune that we will be singing in Wichita, KS at our Region 25 Contest in March. We will be concentrating on refining this new uptune and our ballad over the next 12 weeks.|
|Reduced pricing available beginning December 16th! Don't delay ... last day to order is December 23, 2019!|
OK City chorus is pleased to offer online personalized Christmas Cards with a photo option. These cards will feature a festive song with beautiful graphics along with your personalized message and your photo. Your friends and family will be delighted with this special greeting!!
First personalized card now $10; each additional email address is $5.
To preview the card and for more information, click here ... Preview & Info.
To place your order, click here ... Order Here
|For more information, see:||www.okcity.org/online-Christmas-card|
|OK City Chorus will be spreading holiday cheer on the Love's Travel Stop Stage in the beautiful Scissortail Park in downtown Oklahoma City on Friday, December 13 at 7 p.m. |
You might even catch some of us strolling about singing on Saturday, December 14 around 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.! 'Tis the season!!!
Come one! Come all!
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Tinsel, Tunes and Trivia
|For more information, see:||okcity.org/TinselTunesTrivia|
|The OK City Chorus is excited to be performing at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 7th at the Myriad Botanical Gardens (301 W Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK) and again at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 8th. We hope to see you there.|
|For more information, see:||www.facebook.com/events/686047258574642/|
|The OK City Chorus was excited to host it's first annual Harmony Bazaar in downtown Edmond, Oklahoma. We had vendors with a wide variety of goods and services from all over the state. Stay tuned for details of our second annual Harmony Bazaar and make your plans to support us and our friends!|
|We were so excited to get to sing at the opening of Scissortail Park in downtown Oklahoma City last weekend. The beautification of our city is something we are very excited about and we loved getting to be a part of it. Temperatures were hot, so we had a great time cooling off after a sunny afternoon sing!|
|OK City Chorus is pleased to announce their big win at the 2019 Regional Chorus competition in Little Rock, Arkansas!|
The chorus placed 2nd in the contest's International division, placing us in the running for a wildcard bid to Louisville, Kentucky. Additionally, OK City Chorus is the 1st place AA chorus in the competition. We are so excited for the opportunity to represent our region in this role!
|OK City’s own Marie Dallam hit the National scene on Christmas Eve when the world discovered her festive jingle bell skills! The Facebook video has gone viral and OK City is so glad to see that the public appreciates Marie as much as we do!|
|For more information, see:||https://www.wfla.com/national/chorus-sleigh-bell-ringer-slays-holiday-concert/1673856840|