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The Vocal Agenda, one of several choruses to perform this Sunday. Submitted photo.

Barbershoppers continue Chautauqua tradition

Had it not been for Chautauqua, George Jarrell might never have begun his 28-year career with the Barbershop Harmony Society.

Jarrell attended a barbershop quartet performance as a child and then later in life saw members of the Barbershop Harmony Society perform at the Amphitheater in one of his early years as a Chautauquan resident. On his way to the bathroom during intermission, he met one of the “Barbershoppers” and made plans to attend the chorus’ next weekly meeting.

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