The Thames Valley Show Chorus is a vibrant group of 50+ women who LOVE to sing 4 part acapella harmony.
We represent the London Chapter of Sweet Adelines which was founded in 1954 and is the oldest existing Ontario Chapter (second oldest in Canada). We are part of Border Lakes Region 2, which encompasses Southwestern Ontario and Northern Michigan.
Each year, worldwide regional competitions are held in the Spring and our Chorus has won first place six times. London Chorus has competed Internationally in Los Angeles, Atlanta, Portland, Indianapolis, Houston, Honolulu, Las Vegas and St Louis.
We have just completed a successful competition at the Sweet Adelines International convention in St Louis. We are looking forward to our Regional Competition in Dearborn coming up in April 2019.
We accept paid singing engagements but also provide community service through selected benefit performances. In the past year we have performed for the Heart & Stroke Difference Makers Luncheon, the Country Classic Auction raising money for LHSC, OnStage for WAYS and a London Childrens Connection Child Care program.
SWEET ADELINES INTERNATIONAL
Sweet Adelines is a worldwide organization of women singers committed to advancing the musical art form of barbershop harmony through education and performances.Our nonprofit corporation was founded in 1947 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where international headquarters is located.We have approximately 30,000 members in more than 600 choruses in the United States, Canada, Australia, England, Finland, Germany, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Scotland, Sweden and the Netherlands.