Roaring '20s

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The Roaring '20s were a quartet in the Barbershop Harmony Society. Between 1976 and 1983 they earned seven medals in the International Quartet Contest, rising as high as 3rd place.


Quartet Members

Medalist Members:

  • Tenor: Don Gray (64-69, 71, 73, 75-83)
  • Lead: Gerry Kelly (69-83)
  • Bari: Ron Riegler (64-77), Mike Connelly (78-83)
  • Bass: Jim Gentil (71-83)

Other Members:

  • Tenor: Bob Moorehead (70, 72, 74)
  • Lead: Mike Connelly (64-67)
  • Bass: Tom Schlinkert (64-69), Hobart Smith (70)

Membership by Year

Year Tenor Lead Bari Bass
1964-67 Don Gray Mike Connelly Ron Riegler Tom Schlinkert
1968 Don Gray ??? Ron Riegler Tom Schlinkert
1969 Don Gray Gerry Kelly Ron Riegler Tom Schlinkert
1970 Bob Moorehead Gerry Kelly Ron Riegler Hobart Smith
1971 Don Gray Gerry Kelly Ron Riegler Jim Gentil
1972 Bob Moorehead Gerry Kelly Ron Riegler Jim Gentil
1973 Don Gray Gerry Kelly Ron Riegler Jim Gentil
1974 Bob Moorehead Gerry Kelly Ron Riegler Jim Gentil
1975-77 Don Gray Gerry Kelly Ron Riegler Jim Gentil
1978-83 Don Gray Gerry Kelly Mike Connelly Jim Gentil

Contest Placement

International

1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973
24th 18th 17th 12th 21st 16th 8th 13th 9th
1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983
16th 10th 5th 5th 4th 4th 3rd 5th 6th 5th

District

Represented the Johnny Appleseed District.


Recordings

Extended History

Also Sang With

Don Gray

Gerry Kelly

No other quartets at International.

Ron Riegler

No other quartets at International.

Mike Connelly

Jim Gentil

Bob Moorehead

Tom Schlinkert

Hobart Smith

No other quartets at International.


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