Date & Location:              July 20, 2019  Cazenovia College - Cazenovia, NY

Cost:              $50.00

Are you a "big kid" who wishes you could come to camp too but can’t make it for the whole weekend?  Presenting the Lakeside A cappella Camp “Fifth Ear” Track!  Our brand new learning experience for adult barbershoppers to learn from the best, sing, find out more about youth programming, and have a ton of fun in the process is available to all adults aged 24 and older!  Faculty this year will include both teaching quartets, 4-time International champion, Joe Connelly, as well as regional and international leaders from Harmony, Inc., Sweet Adelines, International, and the Barbershop Harmony Society.  You'll have the chance to attend classes that fit your interests, have a one-on-one PVI or Quartet Coaching Session with a Champ, learn more about the craft, and find out more about youth programming and how to use it to preserve barbershop and strengthen your own choruses.  Bring your whole quartet, come with friends from your chorus, or come on your own and find a new group of best friends to sing with - open to both men and women over the age of 23, Lakeside A cappella Camp “Fifth Ear” will be a Saturday you'll never forget! 

The “Fifth Ear” Track includes 7+ hours of instruction from the best in the world, potential performance opportunities, a Quartet Coaching Session or Personal Vocal Instruction (PVI) Session with a Champion quarteter, opportunities to experience world-class performers up-close and personal, fun adventures for "grown up" campers, NEW adult mixed harmony chorus rehearsals, and a chance to learn alongside the next generation of barbershoppers who will change your life unlike any experience you've ever had.  Affordable hotels are available nearby and while meals are on your own, they are also available for purchase at Cazenovia College for $8-10 per meal!

Take a look at our *tentative* schedule for the 2019 event below and email Camp Director, Sky Harris at for more information!  If you're ready to register - please fill out the registration form below and we'll send you confirmation and information about how to pay! Your $50 cost covers your admission to the Saturday night show, afterglow, all instruction/classes, and goes directly to scholarships for youth campers to attend next summer.


Saturday, July 20, 2019 –

9:00-9:15am                                                            Warmups with GQ & NF4                                                 Caz College Quad

9:25-9:55am                                                            Observe Youth Chorus Rehearsal                                    Morgan/Coleman

10:00-10:45am                                                       Class Session – Youth Programming & You                  Farber Lounge

10:45-11:50am                                                       PVIs/Quartet Coaching Sessions                                 

Lunch On Your Own


These sessions will be held jointly with the youth campers, faculty, and staff of Lakeside A cappella Camp.

1:00-2:00pm                                                            How To Be a Great (Tenor, Lead, Bari, or Bass) with our teaching quartets!

                                                                                                            Tenors – Shove Lounge

                                                                                                            Leads – Coleman Rehearsal Room

                                                                                                            Baris – Farber Lounge

                                                                                                            Basses – Morgan Rehearsal Room

1:55-2:40pm                                                            Gold Medal Masterclass with GQ, NF4, Kohl, and Joe            Morgan Rehearsal Room

3:40-5:00pm                                                            PVIs/Quartet Coaching Sessions                        

Dinner On Your Own


7:00-8:30pm                                                            2019 Lakeside A cappella Extravaganza                                        Eagle Hill Middle School

Performers include our teaching quartets, adult and youth quartets,

surprise special guests, and Lakeside A cappella Camp & Adult Mixed Choruses

9:30-12:00am                                                          Afterglow @ Lincklaen House               


2019 LAKESIDE A CAPPELLA CAMP “FIFTH EAR” REGISTRATION FORM:                                                                       

Name *
Address *
Phone *
Barbershop Harmony Society, Sweet Adelines, International, Harmony, Inc., ACDA, NAfME, etc.
i.e.: Spirit of Syracuse Chorus, Revolution Quartet, etc.
Are you coming as an individual to the Retreat, are you coming with your quartet, etc.