Do You Like to Sing? The Big Orange Chorus is welcoming guests and men who are interested in
joining us in the world-wide brotherhood of mens a cappella
singing. No experience is required; we provide music and voice training and an enjoyable singing
experience under world-class leadership. Our repertoire of
music is both fun and spans many styles and difficulty levels in
addition to traditional barbershop. Many learning
materials are provided to help singers learn and develop skills and
proper singing techniques, and we perform highly-rated shows in many
top-notch venues to well-established and receptive audiences.
Please visit our Membership page today,
or simply come and
visit one of our rehearsals in Jacksonville. We'd love to have you as our guest!
Annual Spring Show...
Big Orange Announces "Excellence In Harmony 2014" Show
December 25, 2013
The Big Orange Chorus announced their annual
Spring show - "Excellence In Harmony 2014" will be performed on
Sunday, June 1st, 2014, in the Terry Theater ad the Times-Union
Center for Performing Arts. The program will feature Jacksonville's
own champion Big Orange Chorus, in addition to several
other world-class performers. Details are being
finalized, watch this space for more information and ticketing
Sounds of Christmas 2013...
Big Orange Critically-Acclaimed Christmas Show Thrills Jacksonville
December 15, 2013
Demonstrating their ability to attract and showcase world-class
talent in a holiday performance, The Big Orange Chorus again exceeded
expectations on December 15th in their annual Sounds of Christmas show in
Jacksonville. Recently acclaimed as one of the top holiday
shows in Florida, the program featured Jacksonville's
own champion Big Orange Chorus, world champion mens a
Max Q, and soloist Tiffany Coburn
performing an amazing array of secular and traditional favorites for a very memorable
evening. Northeast Florida has come to embrace this annual
show as a "must see" holiday experience as evidenced by the packed Lazzara Theatre.
The Chorus thanks our many friends and family
for sharing this special night with us. We are looking forward
to performing for you again in 2014.
Youth In Harmony 2013 Workshop... Third
Annual "Youth in Harmony" Program is Big Success
Fla. October 30, 2013 The Big Orange
Chorus, Jacksonvilles mens barbershop and a cappella
chorus, together with
The Barbershop Harmony Foundation,
Sunshine District, and Jacksonville Harmony Chorus, held their
annual Youth in Harmony event at FSCJ Deerwood Campus. Over 100 high
school students and over 20 adult volunteers attended. Talented
clinicians and quartets taught and demonstrated a cappella harmony
to the seventy-three girls and thirty-three boys in attendance for
several hours of barbershop instruction and rehearsal. The day
closed with the students showing the result of their efforts with
boys chorus singing to the girls and the girls chorus singing to the
boys. Their efforts were very well received by an appreciative and
At the end of the day, completion
certificates and Big Orange Chorus Christmas show vouchers were
presented to each participant. It was a very exciting and very
successful day for the kids, the clinicians, and the many volunteers
who helped make this event possible.
A B O U T O
U R C H O R U S
The Big Orange Chorus
is a fun and friendly group of guys
who enjoy singing barbershop and other
styles of music. As a chapter of the international
we perform frequently in the Jacksonville community.
Membership in our chorus is open
men of all ages who like to sing.
Our goal is to produce quality singing in a fun and entertaining way. We
opportunity for men to learn and improve their vocal abilities
while performing in
the local community under the auspices of an international organization. We are
growing and are presently looking for
male singers in all voice parts.
rehearsals are usually held at
Shepherd of the Woods
Lutheran Church in Jacksonville on Thursday nights at , however certain special events and special performances require that we
occasionally hold rehearsals on Monday nights.
(SPECIAL EXCEPTION - from now through
February 13th, 2014,
we are meeting at 7:00pm and finishing at 10:00pm for extra pre-Valentines
music rehearsal time. Please
watch carefully the times shown on our home page. These may
occasionally differ from
the times shown in the Chorus Calendar.) Guests
would do well to call us at
(904) 355-SING or check the Chorus Calendar
and the list below
for specific rehearsal dates prior to planning a visit.
Keep checking this site for news on the progress of The Big Orange Chorus,
Florida's championship and internationally-ranked mens barbershop chorus.
G U E S T S a r
e W E L C O M E ! U P C O M I N G S C H E D U L E
Non-members are always welcome. We can introduce
wonderful world of barbershop harmony.
The Big Orange Chorus
welcomes guests of all ages
at weekly rehearsals. Dads, bring your sons!
Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are held at Shepherd of the
Woods Lutheran Church on Southside Blvd in Jacksonville.
Get maps, and additional information, by visiting the
Jacksonville rehearsal page.