Welcome!

The Holland Windmill Chorus

Barberpole1We are men who enjoy singing together in barbershop harmony. Barbershop music consists of a lead part with three supporting parts making four part harmony......the songs and styles make our distinctive sound. We are based in Holland, Michigan. Guests can stop in to any rehearsal for a warm welcome.

 

Please visit the rest of our site . . . our history is rich with award-winning quartets, and our chapter services can bring a smile to your family, friends, and co-workers.

 

 

 


In response to the Corona Virus, our hosting church, First Presbyterian Church of Hollland, is closing until the end of March.  Therefore, all chapter meetings are cancelled until the church reopens. 

 

Also, Tulip Time has decided to cancel the 2020 festival, so the below show, "All That Jazz" will not be taking place on May 2.  If you have questions or concerns, please contact us.


 

 Openings now in all voice parts! 

Don't know much about Barbershop harmony?  We'll show you how it's done!


ditions are private, brief and basic...there's nothing to prepare

if you can carry a tune and match the tones you hear, we'll help you learn the rest


Go to our contacts page and let us know you're interested.

 


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Barbershop Harmony Society celebrates a distinctly American music style in a distinctly American way, swingin’ through a selection of familiar jazz standards in four-part acappella barbershop style, mixing chorus presentations and quartet renditions for your listening pleasure.


Saturday, May 2nd, 2020 @ 7:00pm 

at

Beechwood Church

895 Ottawa Beach Road

Holland, MI  49424



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Tickets available at the Tulip Time office.

 

 


 

Our Last Hurrah

 

Members of Holland Windmill Chorus regret to announce that our cherished tradition of annual Tulip Time Barbershop Shows, unbroken for 66 years, will end with this 2020 performance...and we’re working hard to make our "Last Hurrah" a memorable one with the great lineup envisioned above. 

Our first Tulip Time show was in 1954, in the newly built Holland Civic Center.  It was originally called "The Parade of Quartets”, fitting in among the featured parades that marked each day of the Festival. For many years, it was the "must see" event of the Festival, ultimately becoming the longest continuously running Tulip Time show. 

We extend a heartfelt Thank You to all who will join us for this event, and to the Local Arts & Culture Series sponsors who have supported our efforts to keep barbershop harmony alive in Holland through the years.  It has been a pleasure and an honor to sing for you, and to be a part of Holland's unique Tulip Time Festival for so long.


 

 

Holland Windmill ChorusRehearsals: Tuesdays 7pm
First Presbyterian Church

659 State St., Holland, MI 49423
contact us

Do you sing? Do you want to be part of a special group of gentlemen? find out how to Join Us!

 

Affiliations

www.barbershop
www.pioneerdistrictThe Holland Windmill Chorus belongs to larger organizations at the regional and international levels.  Check out the link to the Pioneer District for more information on our region (state of Michigan, and Ontario, Canada),  or to the Barbershop Harmony Society (formerly S.P.E.B.S.Q.S.A.).

 

Please contact us to sing at your next special event!

 

About Holland Windmill Chorus

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About Barbershop

Find out more about this amazing, original artform and our organization.

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Our Quartets

Holland Windmill Chorus has a number of great quartets. Check them out!

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Hear Us!

Hear a few of our tracks to get an idea of what close harmony is all about!

Go to Audio page...

 

 

 

 

 
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