Come Sing With Sweet Adelines

Jan Caldwell, Susan Patton, Lee Tyrrell & Christina McTheny

Press Release

The Sweet Adelines International’s First State Harmonettes chorus is searching for women singers in the Sussex and Kent County area. Women of all ages who enjoy singing are invited to attend the chorus’ weekly rehearsal on Tuesdays 6:30-9 PM at the First Presbyterian Church at 101 S Walnut Street, Milford DE.

The Harmonettes chorus is one of the hundreds of Sweet Adelines International choruses that make up this worldwide organization of women who sing four-part barbershop harmony.

As part of its Membership Growth Committee, the Harmonettes chorus is offering two free singing lessons and an open house on Tuesday August 23rd & 30th.Musical knowledge is not necessary to join. Voice training and music education are valuable components of member’s benefits. Any woman of average singing ability, with or without vocal training, will find a part that fits her voice range with the help of Sweet Adelines International directors and leaders.

The First State Harmonettes chorus performs regularly throughout the community, offering its talent for entertainment at civic events and charitable functions, in addition to promoting harmony and friendship among women.

Singing, performing and music education are only a portion of the benefits that members of Sweet Adelines International enjoy. Members experience genuine friendships increased self-confidence, renewed vitality, and the unwavering motivation and inspiration of others that becomes invaluable More information on membership benefits is available on the International Web site at,

Sweet Adelines International is a musical force in the United States and around the world. The organization is headquartered in Tulsa, Okla., where it was founded in 1945. This nonprofit music education organization is one of the world’s largest singing organizations for women encompassing more than 25,000 members, 1,200 registered quartets and 600 choruses in most of the fifty United States, Australia, Canada, England, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Scotland, Sweden, The Netherlands and Wales.