Who are the An-O-Chords?


The An-O-Chords barbershop chorus is one of over 800 chapters of the Barbershop Harmony Society (formerly known as the Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barbershop Quartet Singing in America, or "SPEBSQSA."  What a mouthful that was!

We're members of the BHS's Evergreen District which includes the states of Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Idaho, Montana, and the Canadian provinces of British Columbia, and Alberta.  Chartered in 1955, the An-O-Chords have earned a national reputation as one of the happiest chapters in the country..

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Chorus practice is held every Thursday night from 7:00 to 9:30 pm at the Bethany Covenant Church, locted at 1318 S 18th Street, Mount Vernon WA 9823.  Following practice, most of the stalwarts adjourn to The Empire Bar in downtown Mount Vernon at 314 W Gates for a few refreshments and a lot more songs.  It’s a slice of life and we’re always looking for new singers!  Drop-ins are warmly welcomed!

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