The Sound of Illinois Chorus
MISSION STATEMENT: To bring Central Illinois men together to enrich lives through singing.
VISION STATEMENT: To be the premier a cappella chorus in Central Illinois, open to all men who share the desire to
impact lives as part of a respected member of the arts community.
The Sound of Illinois chorus has been entertaining Central Illinois audiences with 4-part harmony since 1942. SOI has made 11 consecutive appearances at the Barbershop Harmony Society’s International competition as of 2018, and it will continue for 2019 in Salt Lake City, Utah.