"barbershop potpourri" "saturday`s heroes"
the Emerald Coast Barbershop Singers
(A Variety of Old Songs)
WITH SPECIAL GUEST QUARTE.T
The 21st Annual Barbershop Harmony Concert
'., ADDITIONAL GUEST QUARTETS
SPECIAL GUEST QUARTET
One of the finest quartets in the Sunshine District, this foursome has been
pleasing audiences both in and outside of Florida for over six years. Just six
weeks after forming in September of 1990, they took the stage in Tampa and
bested 24 other quartets to claim the 1990;-91 District Chat;npionship. It was
the fjrst time in 30 plus years that a quartet from Southwest Flo~ida ~ad
taken top honors. Starting in 'January, 1993, the Heroes competed in five
International Senior Quartet contests, finally winning their ChampionsMip gold
medals in 1997. The quartet consists of:
The Panhandlers are the 1998-1999 Sunshine District Senior's
Quartet Champions; having won that honor at the District
Convention in Jacksonville last October. They are members of the
Fiesta Barbershop Chorus and they represent
approximately 145 years of barbershop experience. Separately, they
have sung in a dozen different quartets. \ Collectively, they have been
singing together 8 Yz years. The members include: Billy Flynn, a
semi-retired Westinghouse executive, singing-lead; Cass Phillips, a
retired Naval Aviator, sings tenor; Bob Kean is-employed by Auto
Trader Publication sings baritone; and Jeb Stewart is a retired USAF
pilot and history profess who sings bass.
AI Rehkop, tenor, has WOR two society gold medals-with the Auto Towners
in 1966 and with the Gentlemen's Agreement in 1971. AI retired after many
years with the National Steel Corp., and is keeping active as a rental agent
with the World Tennis Center Resort of Naples.
Joe Mazzone, lead, is a r?tired airline Pil~t; In 1974 he won the SpCi~ty's
Gold Medal astead of the International Champs, the Regents. He has given
many concerts as a Christian Gospel soloist, and is active in church music
throughout SW Florida.
Dave Wilkinson, -baritone, resides in Ft. Myers and works for the Lee
County Library system. Betore he ~n~ Bob formed Saturday's Heroes, he,
sang for several years in the Southwest Florida Road Show quartet. Dave
also works as a nightclub entertainer.
Bob Summers, bass, hails from Ft. Myers and runs a w.o,rd proc~fi>sing
company. Bob has won three District Quartet Championships, each ope in
a different voice part.
The Sugar Beats Quartet was formed in April of 19<)5. The first
time together they liked the sound combination atld really enjoyed
singing together. They have been busy performing the ,last three
years throughout the southeastern United States in Alabama,
Tennessee, Georgia, and Northwest Florida, sharing their unique
sound and style of music. Their performance packages' include
everything from rock-n-roll to gospel. The quartet includes: Karen
Lawrence, tenor, works for the Okaloosa County Sheriffs
Department, and dotes on herfamily. Mariene Pickett; lead, also
directs the Sugar Beach Chorus, is the Music director/Organist at
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, and is employed at Hurlburt Field.
Anne Collier, baritone, works for Beneficial Finance and along with
her husband make it a point to never miss a Florida State football
game. Singing bass is Patsy Swafford who works in Finance at
Eglin AFB and likes to travel with her husband.
THE EMERALD COAST BARBERSHOP SINGERS
PRESENTS ITS 21st ANNIVERSARY SHOW
Emcee - Clancy Landon
SING-OUT A SONG - CHORUS'
_Darkness on the Delta - Current.Event
_ Carolina In The-Morning - Chorus
_ I'd Give The World To Be In My Home Town - Chorus
,- I Want A Girl- Chorus
"Five Foot Two '- Miracle Strip Music' Crew
"Yes, Sir That's My Baby - Chorus
....Lida Rose/Will I Ever Tell You? - Chorus/Sugar Beats
=San Francisco Blues -Sugar Beats
<I Love A Jolson Song -9horus
if You Knew Susie - Chorus
- Swanee - Current Event
"1'm Sitting On Top Of The Worlq;- Chorus
..,Little Pal :",Chorus
INTERMISSION (15 MINUTES)
AUDIEN€E SING .~
,..- SING OUT A SONG - CHORUS
-American Trilogy - Sugar Beats ?FCurrent Event
- California Here I Corne - Chorus.
/,Chattanooga Choo Choo - Sugar Beats
De~r Hearts and Ge~tle P~ople - y,hcifus .
- SATURDAY'S HEROES
Current Event: Mike Michaelson - Lead
pave Roberts - Tenor
Paul Whittlesey - Bass
Warren Sealy - Baritone
Miracle Strip Music Crew: Roy Connor - Lead
Chet Chambers- Tenor '
Brian Sellnow - Baritone .
Ed Hayes - Bass
TONIGHT'S PERFORMING ME:MBERS OF THE