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RYAN BAE/THE HOYA

The Lore of the Georgetown Chimes and ‘Cherry Tree Massacre’

Walking into the Georgetown Chimes’ rehearsal is like stepping into another world. Stifled vocals come from the back room of the house where members of the Chimes gather before rehearsing, while members who are not warming up sit in the front room, bonding and waiting to sing. The Chimes House[Read More…]

Celebrating Spring, A Cappella Style

Celebrating Spring, A Cappella Style

This Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in Gaston Hall, Superfood and the Saxatones will host Georgetown’s annual Spring Sing. Spring Sing is an energetic, lively a cappella concert that will feature four other Georgetown a cappella groups: the Georgetown Chimes, the Gracenotes, the Phantoms, and the Capitol G’s. The event is[Read More…]

by April 4, 2014 0 comments Features, Guide - Top, The Guide
All the Right Notes

All the Right Notes

Four years ago, David Hanna (COL ’14) decided he wanted to sing in a collegiate a cappella group. A relative latecomer to a cappella — he hadn’t participated in any singing group until joining an all-male outfit during his senior year of high school — Hanna nevertheless knew upon selecting[Read More…]

by February 28, 2014 0 comments Features, The Guide

A Cappella Album Channels the Holiday Spirit

4.5/5 stars With winter break finally upon us, what better way to celebrate the end of finals than with some holiday tracks from your favorite Georgetown vocalists? Throwing themselves into the merry spirit, various Georgetown a cappella groups have come together in Christmas harmony to produce Joy to the World:[Read More…]

by December 21, 2013 0 comments Arts & Entertainment, The Guide
CULP Major Goes Musical

CULP Major Goes Musical

Mary Ellen Funke (SFS ’15) is your average Hoya with a twist: When she isn’t studying for her Culture and Politics major, she’s writing, recording and performing her own music. With the release of her first solo EP, Funke is gaining recognition as an artist. Beware: This singer-songwriter will melt your heart. How did you[Read More…]

by August 30, 2013 0 comments The Guide