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October 17, 2019 - 6:44pm

Unlike many of our fellow barbershoppers nationally, the Sounds of Aloha Chorus and its quartets don’t compete all that regularly in chorus and quartet contests. It’s a big trip for us, and we’re lucky to be able to take the chance every third year or so. 2019 was one of those years, though, and...

October 5, 2019 - 10:47pm

This is the week the Sounds of Aloha Chorus embarks for Modesto, California, to take part in the Far Western District Convention and Competition of the Barbershop Harmony Society, October 10-13, 2019. And what a special evening...

June 11, 2019 - 12:46pm

The Sounds of Aloha's A Cappella Academy for young singers had a lot of "firsts" in 2019!

  • First Academy for young women as well as young men!
  • First collaborative effort with our sister choruses, Honolulu Blend and...
June 2, 2019 - 6:09pm

The Sounds of Aloha again proudly helped commemorate fallen U.S. military service members, at the 70th Annual Mayor's Memorial Day Ceremony on May 27, 2019 at the...

May 26, 2019 - 11:26pm

"Ice cream, ice cream, ice creaaaam!" A fun time was had by all at the Sounds of Aloha's annual Ice Cream Social, dubbed "Sundaes on a Sunday," on May 19...

April 29, 2019 - 6:36pm

One of the Sounds of Aloha's favorite events of the whole year is when we get to listen to, and sing for, other choirs at the Community Choral Festival held by our friends in the Honolulu Chorale. The 2019 festival on April 28...

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...