May 13, 2021

No Strings, our current regional quartet champion, was with us on May 17 to teach us about the special characteristics of each section in a barbershop chorus, and how we can best sing our parts. They shared their wisdom and their wit, and the evening was enjoyed by all. No Strings has a special...

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Apr 25, 2021

What a weekend! Region 26 of Sweet Adelines International held its first ever virtual convention this past weekend. While nothing can compare to the feeling of being in person and singing on stage, this weekend sure had something for everyone and did not disappoint. Thursday evening we...

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Apr 19, 2021

Kim Vaughn joined us at rehearsal on April 12 to teach us about proper vowel matching. Kim is a Sweet Adelines rock star - Master 700 Director, International Chorus Champion director, 3-time Quartet Champion, sound judge, vocal coach, recipient of the 2014 President's Lifetime Achievement award...

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Apr 12, 2021

It is our pleasure to recognize Gosia Piskorowska as our 2021 Carol Poole Spirit of 26 recipient for Alberta Gold chorus.Gosia joined Alberta Gold in 2003 and has been an active singer and participant of the chorus since then. She has sat on the board of directors, is currently on the technology...

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Apr 06, 2021

Alberta Gold was delighted to welcome Mo and Amelia, who brought their Beatles-a-Day show on the road for a recent rehearsal. Barbershoppers looking for something to do at the beginning of the pandemic, Mo and Amelia decided to do a daily Beatles show on Facebook - over one year later they are...

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Mar 28, 2021

Lisa Hills, from Westcoast Harmony Chorus and VITA quartet recently joined us with a presentation on practicing at home. She had lots of tips and tricks, right from motivating yourself to practice, to scheduling and making time for practice, to actual practice time and self coaching. Practicing...

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Feb 15, 2021

Alberta Gold Chorus is seeking a new director. After many years, Holly-Jean has decided to step back from directing onto the risers so she can sing. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who wants to help the chorus achieve its musical goals in a fun and caring environment. Do you want...

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Nov 30, 2020

Click here for greetings from Alberta Gold Chorus! We have celebrated with our annual party, albeit on Zoom not in person. We will be having a brief break - back on January 11, 2021. Looking forward to a reset sometime in 2021 and a time when we can...

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Sep 28, 2020

At our rehearsal on Monday we wore Orange shirts to honour survivors of residential schools, the ones who didn't survive, and remind ourselves that Every Child Matters. To find out more about Orange Shirt Day, which is September 30, go to http://www....

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Sep 02, 2020

Alberta Gold was thrilled to welcome Karri Quan on August 31 to start our chorus discussion regarding Diversity and Inclusion. Sweet Adelines International has embarked on a global journey to make this an organization that celebrates our differences, and makes all members feel welcomed, creating...

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Jun 23, 2020

On June 22, 2020, Albert Gold installed our Board of Directors. It was a little different than our usual June party and installation, but was a meaningful affirmation of the dedication and effort these women make on behalf of our chorus. They represent the administrative aspects of chorus life...

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Mar 31, 2020

Starting on Monday, April 6, 2020, Alberta Gold will move to online rehearsals. The leads and basses had a taste of what that feels like last night and it worked out just fine. Thanks to all the choruses, especially Lions Gate, who are pioneering the way for the rest of us - we are learning from...

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