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We are a Ladies barbershop chorus based in Scotland- Newtown, St Boswells. We rehearse on a Wednesday evening between 730 and 930. We accept females of any age to join us. For more information email us on the address given.

If you are interested in booking us feel free to contact us at the same email address.

A very common question which people ask when they read that we do barbershop is “what is barbershop?”

Barbershop is a form of singing a cappella (without instruments). What makes barbershop different from other forms of a cappella is the type of chords used and the way of singing it. The most common chord used in our style is the dominant 7th chord. This chord when sung in the proper way can create a ringing effect which gives overtones and undertones. The aim of every chorus or quartet out there is to create these overtones and undertones.

If you’re not sure if you will like barbershop or not all you need do is go to one rehearsal and try it. We can guarantee that if you do you’ll be hooked for life.

“Barbershop is not just a hobby, it’s a way of life!”