|Type of post:||Chorus news item|
|Date Posted:||Sat, Jan 4 2020|
| The 2020 Awards and Officer Installation dinner was held on January 4th at the Gondolier Restaurant in Longmont.
District President Pasco Scarpella did the honors of installing the new officers.
Chapter President Mac Macwilliams presnted a brand new award which he created. The award is the "Riser Hero", awarded to a member who epitomizes full involvement physically and musically throughout each rehearsal. The initial award was given to Troy Waycott.
Barbershopper of the Year for 2019 was awarded to an unprecedented three members this year. Ron black received his award for his yearlong effort in improving the musical craft of the entire chorus. His week;y preparation, teaching, and attention to detail has raised the Longs Peak level of singing. Johnny Bugarin received his award for his leadership in 2019 as well as the previous three years. His enthusiasm and barbershop knowledge is a tremendous asset to the chorus. Kevin Pape received his award for his excellent work as VP for Music and Performance. He set a new standard for getting ahead of the curve in planning and preparation.
Naturally Aged seranaded the room with the set of songs they will be performing at the International Senior Quartet Competition in Jacksonville, FL on January 11.
For pictures of the event, go to the Pictures tab under News and Events..