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June 2, 2023 - 4:29pm


For Immediate Release
Contact: Mary Connelly, Team Leader, Spirit of Syracuse Chorus
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May 27, 2023 - 10:15pm

To say that we are humbled, grateful and beyond excited to be this year’s Greater NY/NJ  Region 15 chorus champions is the understatement of 2023! We'd like to thank everyone in Region 15, the fabulous RCC, our amazing coaches (Ryan Heller, Erin Howden, and Joe Connelly), and all of our friends...

May 27, 2023 - 10:09pm

Congratulations to Illuminate Quartet for winning the Sweet Adelines Region 15 quartet contest in April 2023! They lit up the stage and once again left us all in awe!  Kudos to Alicia Caron - Lead, Cherie LaDuke - Bass, Jennifer Hunter - Baritone, and Becky King - Tenor. This powerhouse quartet...

May 15, 2023 - 6:53pm

Meet Julie!

Occupation: Teacher

Julie joined the Spirit of Syracuse in 2010 as a Lead! Her grandmother was a Sweet Adeline and she grew up watching her and listening to her records. Her mom is also a Sweet Adeline (AND current SOS member) and was the reason Julie and her sisters...

May 8, 2023 - 8:04pm

Meet Kathy!

Occupation: Higher Education Fundraising

Kathy joined the Spirit of Syracuse in 1989 as a Baritone! Now she goes between Baritone and Lead. She is also the Finance Coordinator for the chorus! Her mother was in the chorus and she joined when we hosted a membership drive...

April 28, 2023 - 9:53pm

Meet Cindy!

Occupation: Retired Occupational Therapist

Cindy joined the Spirit of Syracuse in 2010 as a Bass! Her school's principle mentioned that she was singing in a chorus. This peaked Cindy's interest and she decided to go to a rehearsal. She's been with us ever since! She has...

April 16, 2023 - 6:53pm

Meet Rachel!

Occupation: Licensing Coordinator

Rachel joined the Spirit of Syracuse in 2012 as a Tenor! She has sung many different parts and is currently singing Lead. She is also on our Management Team as Secretary! She was introduced to barbershop by her music teacher. She came...

April 8, 2023 - 1:48pm

Meet Pam!

Occupation: Fine Arts Office Administrative Assistant at West Genesee School District

Pam joined Seeet Adelines in 1983 with the Greater Richmond Chorus. She came across them at a Woman's Organization fair and quickly joined! She then moved to Syracuse in 1989 and...

March 25, 2023 - 11:31am

Meet Debbie!

Occupation: Project Manager

Debbie started her Sweet Adelines journey in 1986 with Valley Forge Chorus. She then moved to Binghamton to Carousel Harmony Chorus where she was the Director! In 2017 she moved again to Syracuse and was welcomed to SOS in 2018 as a Baritone...

March 18, 2023 - 12:48pm

Meet Natalie!

Occupation: Case Worker for Onondaga County

Natalie joined in July of 2022 as a Bass! She saw a post on Facebook about our membership drive and one of her friends dared her to come to a rehearsal. Her friend knew that she sang in an a ccapella group in highschool and...

March 11, 2023 - 11:09am

Meet Amy!

Occupation: Pension Consultant with a side gig in Social Security

Amy joined the Spirit of Syracuse in February of 2013 as a Lead! She first heard of the chorus through a membership drive ad on the radio. At the time, her kids were still young and she didn't have the time...



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The Spirit of Syracuse Chorus
A Proud Member of Sweet Adelines International
Syracuse, New York

Telephone: (315) 944-5385
E-mail: s[email protected]