April 25, 2018 - 2:45pm

by Jim Betteley, Evergreen District Historian 

This little post takes us back to the 1970’s. The Mt. Baker Toppers invited us all to the 1970 Evergreen District International Preliminary Quartet Elimination and Convention to be held on Saturday April 11, 1970. The...

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April 18, 2018 - 12:54pm

by Larry Osterman, Evergreen Communications Team

One of the ongoing challenges for choruses is how to increase community engagement – basically, how do you let your community know you exist. If your chorus isn’t the kind of chorus that can easily sell out a 1000 seat...

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March 15, 2018 - 11:49am

The March 2018 edition of the Timbre is now online!  19 pages of news and events throughout the EVG District.  

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March 14, 2018 - 1:11pm

HCNW 2018 - Special Workshops Announced!  

Fore more information, please visit: www.harmonycollege.org 

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February 22, 2018 - 12:34pm

Looking for past copies of the Timbre?  We're pleased to announce that these are now available! 

Please visit our archive page for past Timbre issues ...

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December 19, 2017 - 9:25pm

The December edition of the Timbre is now online!  Over 19 pages of news and events throughout the EVG District.  

To access, please choose either the...

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October 7, 2017 - 10:08pm

Planning on going to District Competition and need to see current scoring?  Good news!  

We now have the district 2017 scoring available for review at: https://evgsings.org/scores 

Good luck to all that are competing in Vancouver! 

September 23, 2017 - 9:36am

Evergreen Barbershoppers, we mourn the passing of Bob Mahony - a great friend and champion singer within the Seattle SeaChordsmen chorus. 

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May 24, 2017 - 10:30pm

Harmony College NW, June 16 - 18, 2017 - University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA

HARMONY COLLEGE UPDATES:

Check out the fun testimonials and pitches for HCNW on the HCNW FaceBook page.  You will see some of your barbershop friends...

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May 2, 2017 - 12:32pm

The scores from Division II contests are now available at: http://www.evgadmin.org/conventions/main.php?Code=2017Div2

You can also see prior 2017 contest scoring at: ...

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May 1, 2017 - 3:54pm

On Friday, April 21st, I joined Dick Swanson, who sang bass, Dan Tangarone on tenor, and Bob Schmidt, who sang baritone, to sing for Jim Owens' memorial. Jim was a very good friend of Dick Swanson's, and many of us...

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April 23, 2017 - 10:44pm

Spreading the joy of song to others is something we all strive for as Barbershoppers.  The Tacoma TotemAires happen to practice at a venue that is across the parking lot from a dialysis center.  After a quick phone call to a nurse at the facility, the Chorus confirmed that the folks inside...

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Conflict Dates

Convention Dates and Conflicts

Update November 20, 2020 Rob Macdonald, Evergreen Director of Events

           

Covid-19 has wreaked havoc on our Conventions and Contests for 2020 and 2021. Here are the updated “assigned” dates for the Division and District conventions 2021-2025. * denotes a shared convention and Pre-lims with Div I and II in 2022.

 

Convention

2021

2022

2023

2024

2025

Division I 

Cancelled

April 22-23*

March 24-25

April 5-6

April 4-5

Division II

Cancelled

April 22-23*

April 21-22*

April 12-13*

April 11-12*

Division III

Cancelled

May 27-28

May 26-27

May 24-25

May 23-24

Division IV

Cancelled

April 29-30

April 28-29

May 3-4

May 2-3

Division V

Cancelled

May 6-7

May 12-13

May 10-11

May 9-10

District

Oct 22-24

Oct 21-23

Oct 20-22

Oct 25-26

Oct 17-19

 

Here are the dates to avoid:

Passover

Mar 27-Apr 4

April 15-23

April 5-13

April 22-30

April 12-20

Easter

April 2-4

April 15-17

April 7-9

March 29-31

April 18-20

SAI Region 13

Cancelled

May 12-15

May 18-21

April 18-21

April 25-27

SAI Region 26

Cancelled

May 5-8

May 11-14

May 9-12

May 2-4

SAI Intl

Oct 11-16

Sept 26-Oct 1

Not posted

Not posted

Not posted

FWD Prelims

March 11-14

March 10-13

Not posted

Not posted

Not posted

FWD District

Oct 7-10

Oct 13-16

Oct 12-15

Oct 17-20

Not posted

CAN Thxgiv

Oct 9-11

Oct 8-10

Oct 7-9

Oct 12-14

Oct 11-13

CAN Victoria

May 21-24

May 20-23

May 19-22

May 17-20

May 16-19

Mem Day

May 28-31

May 27-30

May 26-29

May 24-27

May 23-26

 

 

There are some exceptions in the assigned dates:

SAI Region 26 (Western Canada) has conflicts, but they are with all the US Divisions II, IV or V.

Division III (Alberta) conflicts with Memorial Day, but that has been no problem in the past.

 

Flexibility:

There is some flexibility in the assigned Convention dates, should the host chapter have issues with venue and hotel, for example. They may be able to swap a weekend with another Division convention.

These are other dates available that do not create conflicts:

2022: March 4-5, March 11-12 and March 25-26, April 8-9, June 3-4

2023: March 3-4, March 10-11, March 17-18, March 24-25, March 31-April 1, May 5-6, June 2-3

2024: March 1-2, March 8-9, March 15-16, March 22-23, April 12-13, May 31-June 1, June 7-8

2025: Feb 28-March 1, March 7-8, March 14-15, March 21-22, March 28-29, April 11-12,

May 30-31, June 6-7