Honor Roll

1 award to display
Sweet Adelines Longevity Awards:  
2019
Nancy Hayden  45 years
2018
Mary Ryberg  60 years
Jean Guyse  45 years 
Eileen Holicky  15 years
Mary Clare Doran  10 years

Sweet Adelines Leading Lady of the Year 2019:
Deb Stern

Sweet Adelines Leading Lady of the Year 2018:
Nancy Hayden
  • She has been a member of our chorus for 44 years
  • She is one of our assistant directors and she has directed the chorus for the YWIH concert and the co-directed at the Christmas concert at Bethel Lutheran Church
  • Nancy is always willing to help us learn our music
  • She has arranged music for us and this year she put in many hours arranging “Beautiful Snow”
  • She is instrumental in educating others about Barbershop music – which she helped with the Girl Scouts Sister in Harmony day
  • She has been the director for our Young Women In Harmony programs and she will be doing it again this year
  • She is a member of The Lady Slippers quartet that performs at the high schools and nursing homes
  • She and Carolyn Plumb have helped at the Byron High School to promote barbershop music with the girls and helped them sing barbershop for a competition
Thank you for all that you do for us and congratulations on being our Leading Lady of the Year!!


In 2018, the Zumbro Valley Chorus received the "Most Improved Award"
In the past, they have received:
1st Place Small Chorus
3rd Place Small Chorus 
4th Place overall