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The Nighthawks were a quartet in the Barbershop Harmony Society. Between 1961 and 1964 they earned four consecutive medals in the International Quartet Contest, rising as high as 2nd.

Quartet Members

Medalist Members:

  • Tenor: Greg Backwell
  • Lead: Jim Turner
  • Bari: John Sutton
  • Bass: Bert Ellis

Contest Placement


1959 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968
25th 6th 3rd 4th 2nd 3rd 6th 8th


Represented the Ontario District.


  • The Nighthawks[1]

Extended History

Also Sang With

Greg Backwell

Jim Turner

John Sutton

Bert Ellis

See Also

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