2018 Southwestern District Spring Convention - May 3-5

The 2018 Southwestern District Spring Convention will bring together quartets and choruses from the five-state area. Below are the competitions taking place:


  • International Quartet Prelims
  • International Senior Quartet Prelims
  • District Senior Quartet Champion
  • District Youth Quartet Champion
  • Division Novice Quartet Champions (4 Divisions)
  • Mixed Quartets (not sure if this will be MBHA or not at this time)
Quartet Order of Appearance
Order Quartet
1 Big League
2 Rooftop Records
3 Fossil Creak
4 Skyline
5 Feelin' Fine
6 Signature
7 Journey Men
9 Highlights
10 Port City Po-Boys
11 Melotunin'
12 Rhapsody
13 Showpiece
14 Clutch
15 Sound Decision
16 The Standard
17 Artistic License


  • Small Chorus Champion - (23 on stage, less director, winner must lay out 1 year, not eligible if competing at International)
  • District Qualifier - (4 highest scoring choruses at Spring contest are invited to the District contest. The 8 highest scoring choruses from the fall contest were already invited)
  • Audience Favorite - (12 min show package, may include contestable songs which must be specified in advance of contest)
  • The following choruses have qualified for the 2018 Fall District contest based on their placement last fall:
    • Dallas Metro
    • San Marcos
    • Houston Metro
    • Greater Little Rock
    • Houston
    • Oklahoma City, OK
    • Austin
    • East Texas
Chorus Order of Appearance
Order Chorus
1 Red Stick Sound
2 Goodtimes Chorus
3 The Statesmen Chorus
4 River Cities Jubilee Chorus

Convention Registration & Contest Entry

Registration - CLOSED online

Registration Information

Contest Entry-CLOSED


Email dir-cj@swd.org for Contest Entry Questions

Contest and Judging FAQs


Convention Program

2018 Spring Convention Program

Venue Information

Manship Theatre

100 Lafayette St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Map of location

Local Restaurants and Attractions

Hotel Information

Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center

201 Lafayette Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Click Here to reserve a room online.

Room rate is $119.00.
Rate cutoff date is APRIL 19, 2018.

Identify using the code "BHS" or ask for the Barbershop Harmony Society to get the room rate.

Directions from the Hilton to Manship Theatre:

Walk 2 minutes South and the Manship Theatre is on the left.