The Mission

Northeastern District of the Barbershop Harmony Society


The mission of the Northeastern District (NED) of the Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barber Shop Quartet Singing in America, Inc. shall be to attract men of all ages and cultural backgrounds to assist chapters in the promotion and encouragement of the unique American art form of vocal harmony known as Barbershop through quality singing, music education programs, community involvement and good fellowship.

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The Purposes of the Barbershop Harmony Society

The purposes are as follows:

  1. To perpetuate the old American institution: the barbershop quartet and barbershop harmony;

  2. To promote appreciation of barbershop harmony;

  3. To initiate and maintain a broad program of musical education, contests, and appreciation in support of barbershop harmony and the allied arts;

  4. To establish and maintain foundations that support our vision; and

  5. To initiate, promote, and participate in charitable projects that support our vision

Revised/updated 2019-January-1