The Berkshire Hills Chorus Shop is Open for Business!

We are so excited to announce the launch of our very own Berkshire Hills Chorus Merchandise Shop! In our shop, you can find T-shirts, hoodies, tote bags, water bottles and more, all printed with artwork designed by our chorus members. Now you can show the world that you are a fan of the Berkshire Hills …

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Sweet Adelines and Ice Cream Social – West Stockbridge Historical Society Performance

Webmaster's note: The below article was published in the newsletter of the West Stockbridge Historical Society after our most recent performance at one of the society's events. Sweet Adelines and Ice Cream Social -- June 18 Sweet Adelines singing the Peter, Paul and Mary song "Light One Candle" (Photo: Bob Salerno) On July 18th more …

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International Day Four

Today, I feel strong. The whole chorus does. We are sounding great and have put the past finishing touches onto tonight's performance. The goal today is not to learn new tricks. It is to remind ourselves of the skills we already have. As Cheryl (Farmington Valley's marvelous director) said today, a B+ chorus cannot become …

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International – Day 3

Being at International does not mean being perfect. It means being the best possible. I say this because today at our afternoon rehearsal, I was a bit of a mess. I was not perfect but even the Queens are not perfect, though they are much better than the average mortal. They are better through practice, …

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International Day Two

Day Two Today, I woke up at 8:15 eastern standard time. This is actually quite late for my body, even for a Sunday. Unfortunately, what would normally indicate the start to a lazy day actually meant that I was ready to start my day at 5:15 Las Vegas time and had to wait hours for …

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Off We Go: A Look Deeper into the world of the Dynamic Diva

Webmaster's Note: This series of posts, written by our own Maureen Feldman, will chronicle our member's trip to the Sweet Adeline's International Competition in Las Vegas this week. Day One What happens in Vegas may be meant to stay in Vegas, but the members of Berkshire Hills Chorus who are competing on the International stage …

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Ripe for Coaching

By Maureen Feldman Friday night saw a bushel of berry shirts and lips storming the ballroom at the Framingham Sheraton. We were gathered to learn from a lifetime member of Sweet Adelines International. We worked tirelessly for an hour to help Betty Clipman demonstrate the way that singing fundamentals layer upon each other to improve …

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Music in the Park

By Leslie Murray There is nothing quite as satisfying as performing for friends and family. We can finally "show" them what we have been working so hard on these past few months. So when some old friends were visiting this week, and it happened that we were performing, I got this precious opportunity. On Tuesday …

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Happy 30 Years, Gerry!

From Gerry Dahrouge This summer I celebrate THIRTY years as a member of the Berkshire Hills Chorus. What an awesome experience it continues to be. Meeting new friends, learning great music, and hearing those beautiful chords ringing clear. I love it and it never gets old!!!

North Adams Downtown Celebration

North Adams, MA, August 12, 2015: Looking festive in red, white and blues, the award-winning Berkshire Hills Chorus took to the North Adams streets to entertain with their signature a cappella sounds. The Downtown Celebration filled the streets and the sunny weather provided "Blue Skies." Some chorus members even spotted a full rainbow en route …

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