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2018 NED EASTERN Regional
Spring Convention & Contests

Granite & Pine / Patriot Divisions

April 20-21, 2018  •  Nashua, NH

 

  • Venue:   Nashua South High School  •  36 Riverside St, Nashua, NH 03062  •   
     
  • HQ Hotel:  Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites  •  9 Northeastern Blvd. •  Nashua, NH 03062  •   <[<< MAP-2-Hotel >>]>
     
  • Hosted by:  Nashua, NH - BHS Chapter "Granite Statesmen" Chorus  /  Host Chapter Chair-contact: Doug Long  
     
  • Questions? (Select name/link)  Hotel: DVP-Events: Bob Bradley  /  Contests & Judging: Alan Lamson  /  Marketing & PR: Steve Salamin

2018 EASTERN REGIONAL & International Quartet Prelims

1. CONTEST ENTRY (BHS) for Competitors (Quartet & Chorus)

OPENS at Barberscore.com Tuesday, Feb. 6 — CLOSES Tuesday, March 20 at midnight.


2018 EASTERN REGIONAL & International Quartet Prelims

2. CONVENTION REGISTRATION (NED) for ALL Competitors & Any Attendees

Online Event Registration - at Eventbrite - for the Eastern Convention is OPEN now!

DEADLINE to Register Online is Friday, April 6 (with "Early Bird" savings).

  • Each member of your quartet, chorus and/or VLQ is required to purchase a convention registration.
     
  • You may be "Group-registered" by a representative of your chorus. Please check with your chorus leaders/manager.
     
  • For comments, questions or concerns about Convention Registrations please contact the NED Registrars at registrar@nedistrict.org
     
  • Remember that every member must have a registration and will be required to show their badge before appearing on stage.

"BHS/NED" Room rates - 2018 Spring Eastern:
Two Double or a single King... $ 99.00
King with fridge and micro... $109.00
King expanded...  $119.00
Two Double expanded $119.00
all plus 9% NH R&M tax
MENTION: "Barbershop Harmony"

Killarney's Cafe is a casual, family-friendly place to eat or relax with a cup of coffee while you surf with free Wi-Fi access. Enjoy a full menu of classic Irish and American fare for breakfast, lunch, dinner or a light snack

To place reservation call (603) 888-1551 and mention you a part of the "Barbershop Harmony Society" for the special rate.


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ADVERTISE in the printed 2018 Spring

Contest Program!

< < < Select the image at LEFT - TO LEARN MORE and order!

This is a GREAT opportunity for you and your chapter, chorus, quartet, business and any other service - to reach the Barbershop Harmony community.

Show your stuff!  Offer your services! Tell us about your upcoming events - shows, performances, classes, or your accomplishments and awards!  Maybe YOU have a business and would like others to see your ad - and how YOU support cultural events in the community!

PRICES remain unchanged!  Your ad helps support the program printing.  For as little as $40 - you can place a quarter-page display ad for all to see!

Advertise in BOTH programs and receive a 20% discount!

Full-page, half-page sizes and full-page covers are available, too!  Also, simple message "line-listings" are available!  Send a message to your performing friends! Show YOUR SUPPORT! Wish folks well.  Announce a party!

ORDERING & PAYING is now really EASY!   Do it - ONLINE!

Interested?  Got questions?  To learn more ... go to the DETAILS page.

The 2-page PDF "hand-write" form is still available.  ORDER NOW!  Please do not delay!

Spring 2018 Deadlines & Guidelines:

• For BOTH programs, or the #1-Eastern Regional/Q-Prelims only, in NH - submit order & ad on/by ... MONDAY, April 2nd

• For the #2-Western Regional Only in NY with the BIG SHOW! - submit order & ad on/by ... MONDAY, April 16th

Place your ad in BOTH programs and receive a 20% discount on both ads!

Contact now: STEVE SALAMIN with any questions!    Thank you for your consideration and support!


2018 NED Spring EASTERN Regional C&C - Nashua High School SOUTH

Preliminary -  Schedule Of Events

Friday, April 20 - Saturday, April 21, 2018

(Revision 1 - preliminary - as of Sunday, Feb. 11)
  • Friday Afternoon & NIGHT, April 20, 2018 (Patriot/Granite & Pine Divisions Quartet Finals, Int'l. Qtet Semi-Finals)

    • 2:00 PM:  HOD Meeting - location: HQH/Holiday Inn & Suites-Nashua / Franklin Pierce Room
    • 3:30 PM:   School Opens for Competitors (Nashua High School - SOUTH)
    • 3:30 PM – 7:30 PM:  Registration Open (Nashua High School - SOUTH)
    • 5:30 PM:  Auditorium Doors OPEN for the audience/attendees (Nashua High School - SOUTH)
    • 6:00 PM – 8:50 PM:   Patriot / Granite & Pine Divisions Quartet Finals, Int'l. Quartet Semi-Finals (Nashua High School - SOUTH)
    • 8:50 PM – 9:20 PM*:   Announcements* (Nashua High School - SOUTH)
    • 9:50 PM*– 11:10 AM:  Quartet Evaluations at Nashua Holiday Inn
  • Saturday MORNING, April 21, 2018 (Patriot/Granite & Pine Divisions Chorus Finals & VLQ Contest)

    •   8:00 AM:  School Opens for Competitors (Nashua High School - SOUTH)
    •   8:00 AM – 11:30 AM: Registration Open (Nashua High School - SOUTH)
    •   9:30 AM:  Auditorium Doors OPEN for the audience/attendees (Nashua High School - SOUTH)
    • 10:00 AM – 12:45 PM: Patriot / Granite & Pine Divisions Chorus Finals & VLQ Contests (Nashua High School - SOUTH)
    • 12:45 PM* –1:15 PM*:   Announcements*
    •   1:15 PM* – LUNCH
    •   2:15 PM* – 3:15 PM: Chorus Evaluations* (session 1) (Nashua High School - SOUTH) (concurrent with ...)
    •   2:15 PM* – 3:15 PM: Society Meeting (session 1) with YOU–NED members: Listening/Feedback/News (concurrent)
    •   3:15 PM* – 4:20 PM: Chorus Evaluations* (session 2) (Nashua High School - SOUTH) (concurrent with ...)
    •   3:15 PM* – 4:20 PM: Society Meeting (session 2) with YOU–NED members: Listening/Feedback/News (concurrent)
    •      - - - Dinner - - -
  • Saturday NIGHT, April 21, 2018 • 6:00 PM - (International Quartet Prelims Finals)

    •   4:30 PM:  School OPENS.  (Nashua High School - SOUTH)
    •   4:30 PM – 6:30 PM: On-Site Registration OPEN (Nashua High School - SOUTH)
    •   5:30 PM:  Auditorium Doors OPEN for the audience/attendees (Nashua High School - SOUTH)
    •   6:00 PM – 7:35 PM: District International Quartet Prelims FINALS (Nashua High School - SOUTH)
    •   7:35 PM* – 8:05 PM*:  Announcements*
    •   8:15 PM* –9:45 PM:  Show (more info to follow)
    • 10:15 PM* – 12:15 AM: Quartet Evaluations (Nashua Holiday Inn)
    • 10:15 PM* –  ....?....  :  Afterglow (tba)
  • Sunday, April 22, 2018 •
    • 8:30 AM:  NED Board of Directors - Meeting
    • 9:30 AM: NED Seniors Chorus Rehearsal  (Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites - Nashua, Franklin Pierce Room)

*Tentative start times and may change, dependent on contest flow and overall duration.