Buffalo Gateway Show Chorus Wins Regional Competition, earns 7th Trip to Internationals!

Buffalo Gateway Show Chorus Wins Regional Competition, earns 7th Trip to Internationals!
Type of post: Chorus news item
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Posted By: Andrea Thorne-Percy
Status: Archived
Date Posted: Thu, Jun 6 2019

The Buffalo Gateway Show Chorus (BGC) is delighted to share that
they have been recognized with a first place finish at this year’s
Regional Competition. This year’s event took place in Cleveland, Ohio
on May 18th, 2019.  

“We are honored to have the privilege of representing Western New
York in the Sweet Adelines 2020 International Competition, taking place
in Louisville, Kentucky,” says Diane Porsch, Master Director.
Chartered in 1964, BGC is comprised of 90+ women singing 4-part
acapella harmony in the barbershop style. BGC’s long standing
commitment to musical excellence in a fun and inclusive environment is
a hallmark of the organization. With membership hailing from all
corners of Western New York, as well as Ontario, Canada, BGC takes
pride in sharing its music locally through a variety of venues and
community events.
Sweet Adelines International is a worldwide women’s singing
organization committed to advancing the musical art form of barbershop
harmony through opportunities in education, performance, and
competition. With an international membership of more than 23,000
chorus and quartet members, its members have been singing 4-part
barbershop a cappella harmony since 1945.
There has never been a better time to step on the risers with Buffalo
Gateway Chorus. Guests and prospective members are always
welcome! Our doors are open, and you’re invited to come experience it
When: Wednesdays at 7 pm
Where: Sacred Heart School, 5331 Genesee St., Bowmansville, New
For more information: www.buffalogatewaychorus.com; (716) 635-8642