Fourth place at Young Singers in Harmony Barbershop Nationals

Posted on September 15, 2023

The annual Young Singers in Harmony National Convention was held from 12 - 13 September at the Victory Events Centre, Freemans Bay.

Four quartets represented Macleans College at the Upper Voices Quartet national finals event:

  • Log Ten Thousand - Abbie Yeung (Rutherford House), Jolie Chang (Snell), Kardia Lee (Upham) and Catherine Luo (Rutherford)
  • The Five Cannibals - Doreen Li (Rutherford), Jocelyn Chow (Upham), Victoria Hsu (Batten) and Kelly Ma (Upham)
  • The Cherry on Top - Sophia Askin (Batten), Hannah Liu (Rutherford), Athena Grant (Hillary) and Emily Ong (Snell)
  • Quartet Pounders - Chien-Ling Liu (Kupe), Naomi Kwan (Rutherford), Luckiney Zhang (Batten) and Rhythm Kaur (Rutherford).

Leading the 60-strong chorus Macappella, Melody Lowe, directed a beautiful rendition of Pure Imagination and a highly energetic Don’t Rain on My Parade. Macappella were placed fourth in the Upper Voices Chorus category and sixth overall amongst Upper Voices, Lower Voices and Mixed Voices categories.

Macappella performing Don’t Rain on My Parade

Macappella performing Pure Imagination