The finale to the annual awards dinner was an induction into the NWS Hall of Fame. This year the inductee was Bobby Gray Jr., director of NWS from late 1990 to 1998, who was present to receive the honor. Bobby’s tenure with NWS was marked by numerous feats and accomplishments for the chorus. ...more
It was a special moment at the installation and awards dinner to have two members who helped create the chorus's character give their guidance and blessing to the new Board. Pictured, Chuck Landback and Killer Smith, two of Northwest Sound’s original Board of Directors, call up the new officers...more
The chorus held its annual board installation and awards dinner last Saturday evening. It was an evening full of reflection, celebration, and more than a few tears as we reviewed 2017 and all that the chorus has done. In this, the first of several posts on the event, we celebrate the...more
Northwest Sound will be performing at the Bellevue Festival d'Lights, Sunday November 26th at 6:30pm. We'll be in the Gathering Place at the entrance/exit of the Bellevue Botanical Gardens and will be performing selections from our standard and holiday repertoires. Come by and enjoy the...more
Northwest Sound holiday shows are coming soon and you can play a part in making it happen! The full-color program you receive at our shows is filled with background stories about the performers, our music-team leaders, our sing Sing SING community-service program plus ads for businesses that...more
What's that you say? You can't make it to Las Vegas to see Northwest Sound on the stage at the Axis Theater? You're in luck, there is another option and it won't cost you nearly so much as airfare to Vegas! The contest is being streamed live at very reasonable rates. Browse to...more
The “Who’s on first?” buttons are in! The buttons promote our appearance at the upcoming International convention and contest in Las Vegas, where we will be the first chorus to compete. You won't want to miss it!
Thanks to the team who originated the idea and provided design guidance...more
We've had a lot of fun over the years, performing on the main stage at the Bellevue Strawberry Festival (pictured is our 2016 appearance). We've seen lovely sunny days and days so stormy it blew over canopies all over the park. The weather looks ideal this weekend so come and see us perform at...more
Music First! featured guests include the quartet “4.0”, 2015 BHS Evergreen district champion who will be competing in their fourth BHS International contest in July. They are four men with a passion for a cappella harmony who have joined together to form an exceptional quartet, “4.0” (Four-...more
Music First! featured guests include the Wink quartet, 2016 Sweet Adelines Region 13 champion and International contestant. Wink’s members include Kay Keating, tenor, Melanie McGuire, lead, who sings with the Olympia Chorus and directs the men's chorus Puget Sounders, Anna Chamberlain, baritone...more
Membership VP Isaac Banner leads Spring Sing participants in introducing themselves to the chorus. Spring Sing participants who want to will participate in our upcoming performances, called Music First!, singing the songs that they’ve learned during the program.
The chorus chose...more