Happy New Year from Houston Horizon!
As we look back on 2019 and all of it's memories....our holiday show, performing on the Tidelanders holiday shows, competing at Intl competition in NOLA, regional meetings, quartets, saying goodbye to our beloved...more
We've got a new Assistant Director! We are so excited and enjoying singing under the once-in-awhile direction of Ms Sophie Lee Landau! She is also a Tenor Section leader, a musical theatre director with the Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center here in Houston and has perfect pitch. A skill...more
Fall is in the air with the holidays not very far behind! HHC is heading down the holiday highway with lots of things happening. We've got our sponsorship of wreaths for fallen soldiers with Wreaths Across America, our Pampered Chef fundraiser is in full swing, and we are learning new music...more
We had a great time in New Orleans at International Competition! We came, we ate, we sang, we watched the flooding back home in Houston, we made new friends, and we said goodbye to some of our dual members, and...more
Recently, we were entertained by our newest quartet, New Edition! We also fine tuned the enhancements to our contest tunes! The countdown to New Orleans is ON!
And a good time was had by all….Houston Horizon produced our annual show on Sat, June 22 at Memorial Church of Christ. We had storybook characters, hippies, Christmas hippies and folks from the 1940s on the risers listening to Alexa, Siri and Cortana. Did you know…they can talk to each other...more
New Orleans is on the horizon for Houston Horizon these days. We are working hard preparing our song set for international competition but before we arrive on the international stage, we got to sing with our fellow competitors, Acapella Unlimited, Essence and The Ladies...
Lynda Keever, what can we say?!? After spending more time than she really wanted working her way to us (all that rain...sigh!), we spent an AMAZING Saturday with her coaching and working our songs for New Orleans. We made a few changes to some things but mostly we spent our time fixing the...more
Becky was here and it was FABULOUS!!! Becky Ballagh came to chorus rehearsal recently to work with us on our visual plan for our contest uptune. We had a great evening working on not only choreography but also facial expressions, whole body involvement and new terminology. Things like...more
We came, we sang, we volunteered....at Regional Contest this year! The chorus arrived, like most of the competitors, at the Greenspoint Hilton, in time to watch our quartets, Mama Made Me Duet and Reunion Street, compete in the quartet contest. Congratulations to Mama Made Me Duet on their 4th...more
Saturday, February 23, 2019 - an auspicious day for Houston Horizon. Our amazing coach, Ruth Ann Parker, spent the day working with us on preparing us for representing Region 10 at International Competition this coming September. What a treat to spend the day learning and singing with Ruth Ann...more
Houston Horizon had the fabulous Janie Macchiaroli come and do riser placement this past Tuesday. A fascinating process to see how different voices in different places make the sound change completely. We're thrilled with our new spots and cannot wait to share the sound with our Region 10...more