We choose repertoire based on variety, audience appeal, and singability. The world is full of beautiful music.
Here is a sample of our current songs for performance (including some new ones we're working on):
Amazing Grace America the Beautiful—Beautiful ballad to America The Armed Forces Medley—Medley of 5 of the US Service songs Dear Hearts and Gentle People—Boston Commons rendition of a famous Bing Crosby Hit Hang on Little Tomato—Positive and Encouraging Pink Martini's jazz hit from the 1990's
Hello Mary Lou (Goodbye Heart)—From the Polecat II collection
How Can I Miss You If YOu Won't Go Away?
I WIll Go Sailing No More
I'll Fly Away Irish Blessing—Musical rendition for an Irish Blessing of farewell Java Jive—Ode to Coffee performed by many including the Ink Spots and Manhattan Transfer Keep The Whole World Singing
Man of Constant Sorrow—From the Movie, "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" MoonGlow—American Jazz age classic famously recorded by Benny Goodman and many others
Peg O' My Heart
Remember Dad on Mother's Day
Side by Side Star Spangled Banner—Our National Anthem When There's Love at Home And Others...
There are also two collections of "Barberpole Cat" Songs we all learn, allowing Barbershoppers to have common repertoire wherever they meet...at conventions, afterglows or just strolling around town. And, perhaps. while at Disney, you could even sing with The Dapper Dans!
Recently discontinued:(Just for a sample of more of what we love to sing!)
All of Me—Made famous by Ruth Etting and many others Can You Feel the Love Tonight—a beautiful ballad from the “Lion King” Dear Hearts and Gentle People—Boston Commons rendition of a famous Bing Crosby hit Don’t Know Why I Love You Like I Do—American Songbook Classic Feelin Fine (Well,I Woke this Morning)—Rousing Southern Gospel song From the First Hello—Lovely ballad by Johnny Burke Hushabye Mountain—Originally sung by Dick VanDyke in the Movie, “Chitty-Chitty Bang, Bang” I Will Go Sailing No More—Sung by Buzz Lightyear in “Toy Story” Kokomo—Made famous by the Beach Boys Lonesome Road— Ballad written and originally performed by James Taylor Lost in the Stars—From the Kurt Weill Musical of the same name, "Lost in the Stars" Sunny Side of the Street—Jazz age Favorite by McHugh and Fields Sweet Georgia Brown—Jazz standard from 1925 Swing Down Chariot—Traditional American spiritualWhat a Wonderful World—Classic, First Recorded by Louis Armstrong Who Will Buy this Wonderful Morning—From the musical, “Oliver” and Other traditional American favorites.