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Men sing 100-part harmony in Elgin park

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  • Northern Illinois Barbershop Chapters, a 100-man mass chorus, performs in the band shell at Wing Park Tuesday night as part of the Harmony Fest 2014.

       Northern Illinois Barbershop Chapters, a 100-man mass chorus, performs in the band shell at Wing Park Tuesday night as part of the Harmony Fest 2014.
    John Starks | Staff Photographer

 
 

Northern Illinois Barbershop Chapters, a 100-man mass chorus, performed "Harmony Fest 2014," the fourth annual summer program of old, new and patriotic songs, Tuesday evening at Wing Park band shell, 1000 Wing Park in Elgin. More than 200 people watched and listened.

Performers from Elgin, Rockford, Aurora, DeKalb and Schaumburg barbershop chapters sung popular ballads and up-tunes in four-part a cappella harmony.

Local quartet Mood Makers and the Fox Valley Men of Harmony Chorus performed. Mike Bagby was the program emcee for the second year.

Visit Fox Valley Men of Harmony website at foxvalleymenofharmony.com for more information about the group.

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