May 5, 2024


SPECIAL 6:00 Rehearsal – Preparation for Ralph Wasik’s funeral

We will rehearse “It Is Well With My Soul”

Funeral Details:

  • Where: St Mark’s Lutheran Church (8300 C Ave NE, Marion)
  • When: Friday, May 10
  • Time: Visitation starts at 10:00, Service starts at 11:00
  • Arrive: 10:15 or earlier
  • Attire: Dressy attire; slacks, shirt, tie sport coat, or business casual. No jeans or tees.

6:30 Meet in the Music Center where we’ll work on some problem areas before moving to the Sanctuary.

Upcoming Events

  • May 11 – Spring Show (see schedule below)
  • May 27 – Cedar Memorial Memorial Day Sing-out
  • June 25 – Cedar Rapids Kernels National Anthem

Spring Show

  • May 11 (Saturday)
  • St. Paul’s UMC
  • Time: 3:00 PM
  • Afterglow in Wesley Center in basement


  • No postcard mailing this year, so make your own contacts. Phone, text, email.
  • Facebook: Event is posted so share the event; make personal invites.
  • Ask your neighbors; take a business card with the show information
Time of DayActivity
1:00Mic Testing for Quartets
2:00Chorus Report Time
Black pants, red shirt, black shoes, white tie
2:30Doors open – greet patrons
2:50Report to choir room
3:00Show starts
5:15Afterglow begins
8:00Cleanup done

Spring show – AFTERGLOW

  • Bring 2 dozen desserts (preferably homemade)
  • Women of St Paul’s will serve
  • Seating is limited
  • $5 for non-show singers/helpers
  • Let Leland know if you are going and the number of guests you are bringing

Spring Show Script Order

Show OrderPerformerPerformer Movement
DaydreamHarmony HawksHH to stage
Woodshed SongDemo QuartetHH sit
Let Me Call You SweetheartDemo Quartet
Harmony Hawks Vintage Songs
Vigortones Video/Songs
Lida Rose / Will You Tell MeHH/ What 4 QuartetHH to stage. What 4 joins when singing
ShenandoahHarmony HawksWhat 4 sit
Prairie Lights QuartetPrairie LightsQuartet to stage
King of The RoadHarmony HawksQuartet sit
Country RoadsHarmony Hawks
The Choir Boys QuartetThe Choir BoysHH sit
Old Capitol ChorusOld Capitol ChorusOCC to stage
INTERMISSION (10 minutes)
Barbershopper of the Year PresentationLarry HlavacekLarry H & Jack Ray to stage
What 4 QuartetWhat 4What 4 to stage
Everybody Loves Somebody SometimeHarmony HawksWhat 4 sit / HH to stage
Let’s Get Away From It AllHH / OCCOCC to stage
In The Wee Small HoursHH / OCC
Daydream (Reprise)Harmony HawksAll Performers to stage
Keep The Whole World SingingAll