Mixed Barbershop Harmony Association

The Mixed Barbershop Harmony Association (MBHA) is a not-for-profit charitable organization serving the needs of mixed barbershop harmony in North America. Established in 2014, its leadership comprises men and women with vast experience and participation in the barbershop style and performing in the mixed barbershop harmony genre. As of January 2016, the MBHA is an affiliate of the Barbershop Harmony Society.



Our vision: To be the official voice of mixed voice Barbershop Harmony in North America.



Our mission: To promote, encourage, and celebrate mixed voice Barbershop Harmony in North America



Through the MBHA, mixed barbershop harmony ensembles will find opportunities for competition and the ability to represent North America on the world stage at the World Mixed Harmony Competition in Germany, hosted by Barbershop in Germany (BinG!).



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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:  FAQ SHEET


We’ve put together a list of questions that have come in and are continually updating the information.  To view the list, please click here.  If you have a question about MBHA and don’t see your answer, please feel free to email us at:  info@mixedbarbershop.org

MBHA is pleased to report that several BHS District Contests AND Harmony, Inc., Area Contests are hosting mixed quartets and choruses this spring!  Many of these contests have already happened, and this coming weekend (April 27-28), we can look forward to two more contests!  We encourage all competing mixed quartets to consider joining MBHA (if you haven’t […]

  Congratulations to The Headliners, for becoming the new JAD Mixed Harmony Quartet Champion at the 2018 Spring Convention, held in Worthington, OH!  They received the MBHA Mixed Harmony Quartet Trophy, generously sponsored by Jean and Brian Barford.  We look forward to hearing more from this quartet!

Congratulations to Basses Loaded quartet!  They are the Evergreen District Division II Mixed Harmony Quartet Champs!  This quartet is really a family affair, and outside of this quartet, ALL of them sing bass!!

Rare Blend Quartet is now the new Harmony, Inc. Area 6 Mixed Harmony Quartet Champion!  Hailing from Central Florida, Rare Blend describes their accomplishments thus far by saying they’ve, “twice represented Florida in the Southeastern regional of the prestigious A Cappella Sweepstakes held at the famous Birchmere Theater in Alexandria, Va. They have also appeared […]

MBHA is pleased to report that several BHS District Contests AND Harmony, Inc., Area Contests are hosting mixed quartets and choruses this spring!  Several of these contests have already happened, and this coming weekend (April 20-21), we can look forward to SEVERAL contests!  We encourage all competing mixed quartets to consider joining MBHA (if you haven’t […]

  Ripple Effect has won the Ontario District’s Mixed Quartet Championship for a second time, this time with a score of 79.6! The Ontario District MBHA Quartet Champ trophy, generously sponsored by Barry and Sharon Towner, is now in their hands!  Ripple Effect just one week ago competed at the World Mixed Quartet Contest in Munich […]

Looking to start a mixed quartet and have questions?  Here’s a guide to getting started.  Mixed Barbershop Quartet FAQ

MBHA is pleased to report that several BHS District Contests AND Harmony, Inc., Area Contests are hosting mixed quartets and choruses this spring!  Several of these contests have already happened, and this coming weekend (April 13-14), we can look forward to the Ontario District contest.  We encourage all competing mixed quartets to consider joining MBHA (if […]

  Evergreen District’s Division IV Contest was held April 6-7 in Eugene, OR.  MBHA is proud to report that All Mixed Up was named the Division Mixed Harmony Quartet Champion, and Northwest Blend (http://www.nwblend.org/) was named the Division Mixed Harmony Chorus Champion! We’ll be looking forward to seeing the results from Evergreen District’s future Division and […]

We are so proud of Baldwin Blend, our MBHA Chorus representatives from Ontario, Canada, and we congratulate them on their 4th place finish in the BinG! World Mixed Chorus Contest!!  Way to represent MBHA! Congratulations, also, to EQMC (UK – Bronze), Southern Acappella (UK – Silver), and the new World Mixed Chorus Champions, Munich Show Chorus […]