The Lighthouse Chorus is a men's a capella chorus that performs primarily in the barbershop style. Barbershop harmony is a uniquely American musical art form that is known for its four-part harmony and the expanded sounds created by its unique chord.
Members of the Chorus come from multiple counties throughout the area, including Berrien and Cass County in Michigan and St. Joseph and La Porte County in Indiana. They also come from all walks of life, including teachers, doctors, engineers, retirees, management, and labor. Some members have more than 50 years of Barbershop experience and others have less than a year. All of the members share one thing in common and that is, the love of this art form as a hobby.
The Lighthouse Chorus has a diverse repertoire fitting many occasions and they're ready to entertain audiences big and small. Their performances include a variety of music including jazz, rock, patriotic, spiritual and ballads. They can provide quality entertainment for company-sponsored events, church socials, family reunions, community festivals, public or private parties, retirement centers or any other situation where musical entertainment is desired. They have performed in almost every southwest Michigan and northwest Indiana community, singing on stages, in parks, on sidewalks, and in churches.
The entire chorus can perform, or they have several talented a cappella quartets available. Performance times can be adjusted to fit your specific program needs. Whatever the need, the Lighthouse Chorus will customize a performance to fit the venue and the budget.