Cape Fear Chordsmen NEWS

2019

12/27/18  New Director Hired

President, Richard Millard, proudly announced today that Andrew Hirst has been selected as the new Director of our chorus effective January 1, 2019.  Follow this link for a bio of his music credentials.  The Chordsmen welcome him to our chapter and know that with his direction we will continue to improve our sound and capabilities.

Millard also expressed his gratitude to outgoing interim director. R Manley Lucas who has led us through 2018 with energy and enthusiasm.  Although he has stepped down as director, he will be welcomed back into the lead section helping to strengthen their efforts in our chorus!  Thank You BOB!

 

1/3/19  Barbershopper of the Year

At the annual Cape Fear Chordsmen Officer Installation Dinner held on January 3, 2019 the Barbershopper of the Year was awarded to Jim Boyd.    

Congratulations Jim!     

 Picture:  Left Jim Boyd -Recipient;  Right Don Smith – Presenter

For more detail on Jim’s BHS & CFC career and a  look at former Barbershoppers of the Year choices within the Cape Fear Chordsmen ranks, click here.

Christmas Concert Plans Announced

Cape Fear Chordsmen President, Richard Millard, Jr has announced the date of our 2019 concert as Sunday, December 15,2019 at 5:00 PM.  Current Plans include the First Church choir, Cape Fear Chordsmen and the Cape Fear Academy Vocal Ensemble all performing music of the season.  This will be a free concert open to the public.  Donations will be accepted.

 

 

Activities

Holiday Show

2019 Christmas Concert This year The Cape Fear Chordsmen will depart from our traditional concert program in favor of being a participant with

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Annual Shows

 ​ Each year our chorus prepares an interactive concert of Barbershop music geared to an ever changing theme. Our men work each week

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Singing Valentines

Surprise that special someone with a unique Valentine’s gift. Let the Cape Fear Chordsmen carry your romantic message every February 14th! Orders Starting

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UPCOMING EVENTS

    15 December 2019

    Sunday, December 15, 2019 @ 5:00 PM First Christian Church, 2035 Oleander Dr, Wilmington CFC will be a guest of the First Church choir who are hosting and presenting the Christmas Concert this year. Cape Fear Academy Vocal Ensemble will also be performing. This format is very different than our past shows but is sure to please those who choose to attend. Donations will be accepted - a portion of the proceeds will be given to the Sgt Eugene Ashley Center for Homeless Vets in Wilmington.

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