Join Us

SAICommunityClick image to open video.Barbershop singing is more than just an acapella ensemble, it is a family. We love getting together each week and sharing friendships as well as great music.


If you like to sing, you're invited to visit a chorus in your area and discover your INNER DIVA! Sitting in on one of our rehearsals is the perfect way to find out more about us, and what we can do for you

You'll have the opportunity to hear us perform four-part, a cappella harmony, and you'll be invited to join us on the risers to experience the music, friendship and fun for which Sweet Adelines is known!


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Come to a Rehearsal


Guests are welcome to view any of our choruses rehearsal


Rehearsal location is different for each chorus.  To find a chorus near you check the map. on our Home page (scroll to the bottom of that page).  Then click on the Choruses menu item to find more details about each chorus.


There are so many reasons to join! Spend time with a wonderful group of women, learn some amazing, classic songs, and get a chance to perform and strut your stuff!


You!!! Come and discover your inner diva!



Women of all ages are invited to attend. For more information, contact a chorus in your area. If you're a woman who loves to sing, we'd love to meet you! Our members travel from all over to sing. To quote one of our members, "It's the love of singing that brought me to the chorus. It's the enthusiasm, fun and lasting friendships that keep me returning week after week. I love it!" Visit and find out for yourself!


Three levels of membership


Chapter member 

Member of a specific chorus/chapter.  Chapter members are automatically members of the local Region, as well as Sweet Adelines International.  Your dues, which are collected and managed by the local chapter will be distributed among the chapter, the region and the International organization by the chapter treasurer.  A chapter member may compete in their Regional competition as a part of their chorus and/or a part of a quartet.  Winners of the Regional Chorus and Quartet competitions may compete at the International Competition. 


To become a chapter member, go to a rehearsal and contact the Membership Coordinator and Financial Coordinator there.  You will deal directly with these chapter leaders.


Chapter at Large (CAL)

Member of a local Region, but not of any chorus/chapter.  CAL members are automatically members of Sweet Adelines International.  You are responsible to pay the International dues and Regional dues directly.  CAL members may attend Regional events (at member prices) and may compete as part of a quartet.  To become a CAL member, fill out the CAL/MAL application form and email it to .  The registration process is the same whether you are a brand new Sweet Adeline or transitioning from chapter membership to CAL.  You can pay International dues online (click here for instructions) or make arrangements by phone.  To pay regional dues, contact the Regional Finance Coordinator.


Member at Large (MAL)

Member of Sweet Adelines International, but not a member of any Region or Chapter.  You are responsible to pay only International dues.  MAL members are non-competing members who may attend International events and purchase International merchandise at the member price.  To become a MAL member, fill out the CAL/MAL application form and email it to . The registration process is the same whether you are a brand new Sweet Adeline or transitioning from chapter membership to MAL.  You can pay International dues online (click here for instructions) or make arrangements by phone.

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