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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Celebrate!

All happy occasions should be celebrated. So tonight, the Berkshire Hills Chorus is gathered to honor our friend and sister in harmony, Hannah at a bridal shower. Many blessings to you in your life ahead.  

BHC Recognized by the City of Pittsfield

On Tuesday, June 9th at the Pittsfield City Council meeting, the Berkshire Hills Chorus of Sweet Adelines International was presented with a proclamation to honor the chorus for its achievement in winning first place among small choruses in the annual competition of Region 1 of Sweet Adelines International and in receiving the award for the …

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We are the Champions!

County Fare: Berkshire Hills Chorus lands top medals As reported by The Berkshire Eagle (http://www.berkshireeagle.com/news/ci_28148005/county-fare:-berkshire-hills-chorus-lands-top-medals) Berkshire Hills Chorus of Pittsfield earned two first-place medals in the recent Region 1 competition of Sweet Adelines International. (Courtesy of Berkshire Hills Chorus) For the Pittsfield-based Berkshire Hills Chorus chapter of Sweet Adelines International, victory never sounded so good. …

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Featured Member Blog Post – Gerry

Last week,  four members of our Berkshire Hills Chorus attended the Sweet Adeline International Competition in Baltimore. Our Region One quartet champions, Boston Accent, took 15th out of 48 quartets. They performed fabulously. We can be so proud of them. During the "Mass Sing" 8,000 women sang our theme song in 4 part harmony. That …

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