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March 9, 2019 - 9:48am

Today marks the departure from Hawaii of a Sounds of Aloha member with one of the longest and most influential legacies in Hawaii's barbershop community. Thurlow "De" DeCrow is moving to the Dallas, Texas area to live near his son Steve. He has been a member of the Sounds of Aloha Chorus for 66...

February 18, 2019 - 12:23pm

The Sounds of Aloha's annual Singing Valentines event was a big hit again in 2019, with love songs delivered all over Oahu to appreciative sweethearts! February 13 and 14 saw quartets deployed across the island...

February 2, 2019 - 10:06am

America's Filipino heroes of the Second World War are finally getting some overdue recognition ...

December 9, 2018 - 8:56pm

An enthusiastic audience enjoyed a free concert of holiday favorites on the first Friday night of December 2018 (which this year fell on the seventh) in the beautiful and historic Kawaiaha'o Church! The performance of "A Gift of Song" by the Sounds of Aloha Chorus and its quartets was co-...

October 26, 2018 - 7:53pm

The Sounds of Aloha's latest cabaret dinner show, on October 13, 2018, at St. Pius X Hall in Manoa, treated our patrons to a musical celebration of "A Night at the Movies!" The program featured some of the best songs from the golden age of film until the present day, including several exciting...

September 18, 2018 - 10:58pm

The Sounds of Aloha Chorus had a whole lot of fun performing for our friends at the Honolulu Church of Christ and their guests at their Friends and Family Day on September 16, 2018. The chorus and four of our quartets shared songs from...

August 13, 2018 - 9:35am

The warm weather proved perfect for this year's Sounds of Aloha Ice Cream Social, on August 11, 2018, at Ala Moana Beach Park's McCoy Pavillion. In fact, this ended up being our best attended "Sundaes on a Saturday" event yet!

As in years past, patrons enoyed all-you-can-eat ...

August 1, 2018 - 1:05pm

The Sounds of Aloha were pleased to be invited to offer our ho'okupu mele, or gift of song, to our friends at the historic ...

May 28, 2018 - 7:05pm

The Mayor's Memorial Day Ceremony at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl (Pūowaina) is something truly special in our community, and the Sounds...

May 7, 2018 - 4:58pm

A capacity crowd made short work of heaping helpings of chicken and vegetarian enchiladas, refried beans, Spanish rice, and salad this past weekend at SOA's 2018 Cabaret Dinner! Chef (and Musical Director) Mark Conching outdid...

April 30, 2018 - 4:44pm

This annual event gets better every year! This year's Community Choral Festival on April 29, 2018, at Kawaiaha'o Church once again showcased a rich diversity of fine choral singing on Oahu. 

Along with our hosts, ...

February 24, 2018 - 1:12pm

Sounds of Aloha quartets once again combed out across Oahu's workplaces, restaurants, hotels, and residences on February 13 and 14, 2018, sharing musical messages of love for Valentine's Day. This is one of SOA's most popular events, and we took a lot of satisfaction in how many repeat customers...