Barbershop in the News

UNL students form barbershop group for college, high school students

Lincoln, NE - October 13, 2016

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Jadyn Johnson was born into a family in which barbershop music was the norm. Her grandfather sang barbershop and passed his affection for it along to Johnson’s mother and uncle. As she grew up, Johnson watched her family members do what they loved. She observed as her uncle and high school music teacher, Darin Drown, along with his quartet called Storm Front, won the National Harmony Society’s gold medal in 2010 in the International Quartet category. Through Drown’s experiences, Johnson saw how barbershop music could bring people together.

 

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