"I love being part of of the Jersey Harmony Chorus community and find that no matter how tired I feel, singing with friends who feel like family energizes me." Caryn Speizer, Bass
A Choral Coaching Intensive with Scott Brannon
Every year we schedule time with an outside coach who has years of experience coaching singers to excel at barbershop and 4-part harmony, a cappella music. This year Jersey Harmony Chorus invited Scott Brannon to help us improve our skill.
Scott has 40+ years of barbershop experience. He is highly recognized as a director, quartet singer, and coach. It was wonderful having an outside perspective to help us improve our vocal quality and expression. He also created a supportive, fun learning environment for all who attended.
A Beautiful Day for a Strolling Gig
We were invited once again to sing at Peddler's Village during their Apple Festival. It was a beautiful, sunny, fall day. There were crowds of people milling around and stopping by to hear us sing. They were very enthusiastic. They sang along, clapped, and hooted. It was fun event.
Two New Additions to the Jersey Harmony Chorus Family!
We are excited to welcome two new members. Jessica Mena who previously sung in other a cappella groups joined as a Tenor and Elizabeth Dicker who studied music and loves to sing joined as a Baritone. Both are from the Princeton - West Windsor, NJ area.
Above: Carole Auletta, Jessica Mena, Kat Britt
Right: Kat Britt, Elizabeth Dicker, Carole Auletta
A Fun and Musical Way to
Wish Your Loved Ones Happy Birthday!
The pandemic got us thinking about how we
could still bring singing to others without meeting up in person. That's where the idea of doing a virtual Birthday Gram came from.
We are happy to announce that Jersey Harmony Chorus is now offering personalized, virtual Birthday Grams for sale.
You get to choose from 3 different formats - an audio recording, video recording, or an audio recording with a slideshow of your personal photos. Birthday Grams are a wonderful, personalized way to say "HAPPY BIRTHDAY" to people you love.
To learn more and to see some examples of what your Birthday Gram will look like, visit
Alice Tempel Honored by Jersey Harmony Chorus
Alice was recently interviewed by TAPinto.net, a local news organization, about being honored as a Jersey Harmony Chorus Sweet Adeline of the Year and a Director's Choice award recipient. She shares some thoughts about receiving the awards, how she came to be a chorus member, her experience singing during COVID, and her excitement about being able to sing again in person.
You can read more about her experience with the chorus at https://www.tapinto.net/articles/alice-tempel-honored-by-jersey-harmony-chorus.
It's Official! We Are Singing in Person Again!
As long as the weather is nice, we are meeting in person to sing and socialize. For the last few rehearsals, we've been gathering outside to sing. It brings so much joy to hear everyone harmonizing together again.
Want to join us? We are looking for new members. Contact our Membership Team Leader, Carole, at 732-469-3983 or email@example.com
40 Years and Going Strong!
It's our birthday! Jersey Harmony Chorus has been one of the regional choruses of Sweet Adelines International for 40 years.
We've enjoyed all the years of singing, performing, learning and commraderie. We are looking forward to many more great years.
Virtual Rehearsals Keep the Music Alive!
Even though we can't meet in person now due to COVID-19, we are still meeting weekly on Monday nights via Zoom to sing, dance, learn and socially connect.
We've practiced dance moves for Consider Yourself from Oliver, discussed the steps needed to create a virtual chorus for Girls Just Wanna Have Fun, learned some useful music theory concepts, and sung to background music. In addition, we've had a great time socially connecting and catching up.
Jersey Harmony Chorus Welcomes Two New Members
Congratulations to Laura Transue and Natalie Heker who successfully completed their audition. Both will be joining our chorus as tenors. We look forward to the addition of their beautiful voices to our chorus.
$500 in Grant Money Awarded to Jersey Harmony Chorus
Our director, Kat Britt, accepting a grant for $500 from Freeholder Director Brian D. Levine and Somerset County Cultural and Heritage Commission Manager Kaitlin Bundy. The money is earmarked for new music, and we're looking forward to adding to our musical repertoire!