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Welcome to the Sound of Illinois Barbershop Chorus, an award winning chorus based in Bloomington, Illinois. Directed by Terry Ludwig, the Sound of Illinois has been entertaining audiences since 1942.

Singing Valentines

Singing Valentines

The Sound of Illinois (SOI) quartet dressed in tuxedos will arrive and sing 2 love songes to your sweetheart, present a personalized valentine card, a rose and a special gift.

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We'd love to pack the Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts with our friends and family. Choose a show at either 2 or 7...Bring a busload of friends. It will be an outstanding afternoon (evening) of music. (show proceeds help us pay for youth outreach and operational expenses). See you on March 11! ... See MoreSee Less

75th Annual Show w/ U of I Varsity Men's Glee and The Other Guys

March 11, 2017, 2:00pm - March 11, 2017, 10:00pm

The Sound of Illinois stages its 75th anniversary shows Saturday, March 11 at 2:00M and 7:00PM. You won’t want to miss this showcase of four-part a cappella singing as we bring back some of our fa...