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New Member for OTS!!

October 9, 2018 - 1:13pm -- Marsha Williams

Please welcome O-Town Sound's newest Lead - Nancy Olson!  She comes to us from many places - including Okinawa and France - being the mom in an Air Force family for 21 years!  Decided to land in Florida to be near one of her daughters.  She joined St. Louis Harmony when she had returned to teaching - was like many of us - had been in high school chorus, college chorus, church choir.  Went to International with them but then left in 2013 to help start Gateway Spolight ChorUS under the direction of Dixie Dahlke.  She retired from teaching 1st, 3rd, 5th, 6th and 7th grades - she says her favorite age to work with was the 5th graders!  We welcome Nancy to our risers!!

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O-Town Sound's Newest Members!

February 6, 2018 - 9:03pm -- Marsha Williams

Please meet Ellie Hess - she is a new to barbershop but sang with the volunteer chorus at her temple in New York.  She also sang in the chorus in some theatrical musicals!  Regan Johnson comes from Water Wonderand Chorus in Okemos, MI where she has been a member for 24 years.  She will be a dual member of OTS and Water Wonderland.  She has experience as a section leader, choreo, costumes and has been an assistant director. She belongs to about six dineout clubs because she gave up cooking when she retired from 32 years with the government.  Pictured here from l to r:  Ellie, Kay Webb, OTS Director, Regan, and Doris Birkinbine, OTS Membership Team Leader.

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Meet Amanda - OTS's Newest Member!!

August 8, 2017 - 3:28pm -- Marsha Williams

Meet Amanda Childs, our newest member!  She is a lead and comes to us from Women of Note chorus.  She has been a SA for 8 years and was also in Carolina Harmony and Golden Triad Choruses - Golden Triad was under the direction of our own Marcia O'Neil at that time!!   Amanda was also the bari in One Step at a Time quartet, placing 4th place in 2016 and 4th place in 2017.  What a wonderful history already!!  Amanda also enjoys singing in church choirs.  She learned about OTS online! 

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O-Town Sound is GROWING AGAIN!!! Meet our newest members!

October 20, 2016 - 12:38pm -- Marsha Williams

Meet O-Town Sound's newest members - from l to r:  Doris Birkinbine, Membership Team Leader, Joy Pautler (bass), Tricia Zichello (bass), Ali Pauluhn (tenor) and Kay Webb, our Director. 

Joy is a former Sweet Adeline having directed 5 choruses - in Illinois, Ohio, Georgia and Missouri.  She served as Director of Musical Activities (DMA) in 3 regions over the course of her SA career.  She has also been in numerous quartets!

Tricia Zichello comes to us from Heart of New Jersey chorus in Region 15.  She was also the bass in "Shore to Please" quartet for 4 years.  Tricia also served as Marketing Coordinator for Region 15!

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Welcome, Vicki Bensburg!!!

July 19, 2016 - 7:31pm -- Marsha Williams

Meet Vicki Bensburg, the newest member of O-Town Sound!!!  Vicki has been around barbershop for a very long time because her husband is barbershopper!  We are so glad she has decided to make it her hobby, too!!  Pictured here l to r:  Carole Coyne, Vicki's mentor, Vicki, Kay (our fabulous director) and Doris Birkinbine (Membership Team Leader extraordinaire!!).  Welcome, Vicki!  We know your awesome sense of humor will also be a great asset to OTS!

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OTS Donates to UCP Bailes Charter School PTA!

March 19, 2016 - 4:05pm -- Marsha Williams

Members of the UCP Bailes PTA joined us so we could present a check from the proceeds of our Valentine Dinner/Dance - Kids at Heart! Pictured holding the check are Katie Coleman, Yadira Cruz, Heidi Hudakoz (all moms of students at UCP Bailes) and Tricia Torrance, 1st grade teacher at UCP Bailes and member of OTS. We hope this helps all the teachers meet the goals for their students!

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