Harmony College

Harmony College will be at Nottingham University, 25-27th August 2023

What is Harmony College? Harmony College is an education weekend with barbershop music at its core. Now in its 44th year, each year we welcome around 300 delegates who immerse themselves in barbershop for the weekend. Our faculty all have a wealth of expertise in teaching and the Barbershop genre.

Dates: Friday 5th to Sunday 7th August 2022

Venue: Nottingham University, Jubilee Campus

Everyone welcome: no matter your gender or age, or whether you are a member of BABS or not, you will be made very welcome at Harmony College! 

Closing dates for enrolment on all Streams and polo shirt ordering: Monday 11th July 2022

Stream information: The majority of the education at Harmony College takes place in ‘streams’, of which there are eight to choose from: 

  • Arranging Stream 
  • College Chorus Stream 
  • Audition Chorus Stream
  • Youth Stream
  • Directing Stream 
  • Extreme Quartet Stream
  • Personal Development Stream
  • Quartet Stream (Including Small Chorus Coaching)

You will need to indicate which stream you wish to enrol on when you register. 

To book your place: Click here to securely book your place and pay using Eventbrite. Once registered you will then receive an email from Sched to book your classes. Registration opens on the 29th April 2022.

The Prospectus: The College programme and stream details are subject to change at the organiser’s discretion. 

Stream Enquiries: Enquiries about the stream class content, entrance requirements and other stream related matters should be directed to the appropriate Stream Leader. 

Enrolment Enquiries: Enrolment and general enquiries should be directed to [email protected]. 

Registration: Registration and scheduling is handled via Eventbrite and Sched. 

Polo Shirts: Polo shirts are available to all delegates and can be purchased upon registration. Closing date for orders: Monday 11th July 2022.

Privacy Policy: The British Association of Barbershop Singers (BABS) is collecting the data entered on the booking website so as to contact you with relevant information regarding your booking and this event. Your data will be stored securely and not passed on to any third party, and will be removed once the management of the event is completed.

Photography and Recording: The Marketing Team will capture images during the sessions in order to document the event and for promotional purposes. All sessions will be recorded and will be made available to all delegates to view later. When you make your booking, you will be asked to confirm that you give consent for us to do this. 

Join the Harmony College Conversation 

Now you can join the conversation by following the official BABS Harmony College social media feeds: 

  • facebook: /singbarbershop 
  • twitter: /singBABS 
  • instagram: /singBABS 

OR link to the conversation by using the hashtag #BABSHC22

Also be careful if you’re posting anything that could be copyright sensitive. 

Share your special Harmony College moments.