New Virtual Performance

Eighty singers from Sound of the Rockies, Colorado Chord Company, the Boulder Timberliners, and 52eighty have collaborated to produce a one-of-a-kind virtual performance! We proudly present “Without a Song”

Experience the Sound of the Rockies

The Best Barbershop & A Cappella Chorus In Denver

We are Colorado’s premier, nonprofit men’s a cappella group and barbershop chorus. Book us for your next event, or come experience our award-winning ensemble at performances throughout the Denver area.

Everyone in harmony

More than 100 singers strong, Sound of the Rockies shares its captivating music through community outreach initiatives, performances and chorus competitions. We are always ready to welcome new talent. If you love to sing and perform, join us at one of our rehearsals.

Get Tickets For Denver A Cappella Concert


Sound of the Rockies produces three major concerts a year at the University of Denver’s Newman Center for the Performing Arts. To attend one of our spring, summer or winter concerts, reserve your tickets online.

Book Tickets For Barbershop Concerts in Denver Colorado


Bring world-class harmony to your next special event. Sound of the Rockies is ready to provide entertainment for any occasion, from conventions and fundraisers to weddings and parties. Book one of our award-winning quartets or our entire ensemble.

Join Our Mens A Cappella & Barbershop Choir


Be a part of the most exciting a cappella chorus in Colorado and you’ll start on a musical journey like no other. Come to one of our regular Thursday evening chorus rehearsals to get to know our ensemble and find out about our audition process.

Donate To The Harmony Society or Sound Of The Rockies


Our mission is to enrich and inspire our communities by sharing a passion for making beautiful music. Please help us keep our chorus strong and able to continue providing exceptional outreach and educational programming.

Latest news

Farewell Fine Friends

Farewell Fine Friends

Approaching the end of our Sound of the Rockies’ performance and competition season each year is bittersweet for our members. Most years, we are coming off the high of a lively Acappellooza event and the thrill of competing at the top of our game at the International...

Meet a Member: Brian Avner

Meet a Member: Brian Avner

" A cappella is unlike any other type of musical performance. If you don’t produce a sound correctly, the music doesn’t happen. I love the challenge that a cappella presents to better my own singing, and to figure out how to blend effectively with my fellow...

A Song of Hope During Hard Times

A Song of Hope During Hard Times

We hope that you are staying healthy and safe during these trying times. Sharing our love for music with our friends and fans is one of the great pleasures of being part of Sound of the Rockies and we missed seeing you at our March show, rehearsals and community...

Meet a Member: Bruce Henson

Meet a Member: Bruce Henson

"I have sung next to high school kids, construction workers, medical doctors and military veterans. Music is a great leveler and nobody cares how much money I make or how old I am as long as I can carry my part. This has led to many friendships spanning generations...

Spring Shows Postponed

Spring Shows Postponed

Out of concern for artists, patrons and staff in the wake of the growing COVID-19 / coronavirus pandemic and in keeping with the University of Denver's decision to cancel or postpone all upcoming events at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts, Sound of the...

52eighty paves the way for the future of barbershop

52eighty paves the way for the future of barbershop

Sound of the Rockies’ 52eighty youth chorus is always looking to the future. Since its founding in 2008, the mission of the award-winning 25 and under ensemble has been to introduce new generations of singers to the barbershop art form. In 2017, 52eighty opened its membership to women, becoming the first mixed barbershop chorus in the Rocky Mountain district.

We need your help

Fuel the engine that runs the Sound of the Rockies. Support our Youth in Harmony educational program; our Ready, Set, Sing! community voice lessons; and our great a cappella music and performances.

Sing with us

Our motto is “Keep the Whole World Singing.” We do that through our performances and community outreach. If you love to sing, maybe it’s time for you to join us.