The Indianapolis Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society was well represented at this year’s Barbershop Harmony Society’s International Convention, held in Pittsburgh, Penn. earlier this month. Circle City Sound, Indiana’s Premier Chorus placed 13th in competition among 28 choruses and Instant Classic, the Barbershop quartet grabbed the gold as the number one quartet for 2015, beating out 52 other quartets from around the world.
The four men making up this quartet includes: Theo Hicks, lead, of Hamilton County; David Zimmerman, tenor; Kohl Kitzmiller, baritone and his brother Kyle Kitzmiller, bass. Each quartet and chorus was judged by 15 judges in music, presentation and singing. The group made it to 16th position at Toronto in 2013, placing 8th in 2014 in Los Vegas took this year.