Dukes of Harmony

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The Dukes of Harmony are a barbershop chorus of 40 men, of which 25 are in the performing chorus. Started in 1954, the Dukes have had a proud tradition of excellence in competing at the Ontario and international level as well as providing some of the best shows around. The Dukes have a rich history including two international gold medals. (Canada's first!)

History

Officially the Scarborough, Ontario chapter. Chartered in 1954.


Contest Placement

International

Ineligible for two years after each Gold Medal.

1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
8th
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
8th 9th 2nd 1st 1st
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
2nd 4th 5th 4th 3rd 5th 6th
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
16th 11th 8th 12th 15th 17th 17th

District (ONT)

The Dukes have never competed in the District-only competition, which is separate from International qualification.

Recordings

External Links


Barbershop Harmony Society - International Chorus Champions
1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972
1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992
1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017