How Barbershop Quartetting is Like Dating/Relationships

1. Seeing everyone else in quartets and realizing you want that too!

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2. You think you want to sing with someone but don’t know if they’re singing around with someone else.

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3. You’re singing with a couple combinations to see which one is a good match, but neither group knows about the other.

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4. Getting so excited about the prospect of being in a quartet that you go ahead and buy matching stuff before you’ve made it official.

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5. You have to tell one group you’ve decided to go with the other group.

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6. You didn’t realize it would be this hard to choose a name.

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7. You make it Facebook official

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8. You discover just how much time and space everyone needs in the bathroom before contest.

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9. You now have built-in confidantes, therapists, party buddies, travel roommates, babysitters, workout accountability partners….and on and on.

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So if you’re not in a quartet, see if your chapter, region, or district has quartet matching events or resources for finding other singers interested in being in a quartet. Get out there and have fun!