Aberdeen Chorus of Sweet Adelines

A Cappella Singing in Aberdeen, Scotland

Aberdeen Chorus of Sweet Adelines

The Aberdeen Chorus of Sweet Adelines International is a choir of around 80 singers from Aberdeen, Scotland who sing in four part harmony a cappella style.

The chorus is one of the top women’s barbershop choruses in the UK having won the UK Championships no fewer than six times.

A cappella singing is always unaccompanied and although the 4-part style sung by the chorus is often called “Barbershop Style”, the chorus sings many different styles of songs. The choir performs in and around the Aberdeen area but also performs around the country including a regular slot at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.



Monday 21st October: Rehearsal at Curl Aberdeen as usual.

Come and Sing A Cappella

Choir singing is good for you and whether you can sing high, low or all notes in between there could be a place for you in our chorus.

We rehearse every Monday from 7.30 pm – 10.00 pm throughout the year at Curl Aberdeen, Eday Walk, Aberdeen, AB15 6LN.

We are always looking to recruit new members so come along and find out if you could be our next recruit!

For more details please contact our Membership Secretary, Jane Kuipers at membership@aberdeenchorus.co.uk

Join Us At Rehearsal

We rehearse every Monday night from 7.30 pm – 10.00 pm throughout the year at Curl Aberdeen, Eday Walk, Aberdeen. You can see Curl Aberdeen from the Lang Stracht but access is off Eday Road, opposite Woodend Hospital.

All rehearsals are open to guests, so please come along if you are interested in finding out more.

Find out more about how to join the chorus here.

Christmas is Coming!


It’s now October so that only means one thing for the Aberdeen Chorus – we are getting ready for our Christmas Shows.

This year we will be doing three shows, all at Curl Aberdeen. Dates are:

  • Sunday 1st December, 2.30pm
  • Sunday 1st December, 5.30pm
  • Monday 2nd December, 7.30pm

Ticket information available soon. Please come back to this page for more information in the near future. 

Contest Success for Aberdeen Chorus!

In May 2019 the chorus competed in the annual Sweet Adelines Regional Contest for the UK and Netherlands Region, held in St David’s Hall, Cardiff,  where they placed second with their highest ever score of 638.

This score is high enough to qualify the chorus to compete in the Sweet Adelines International Contest in Louisville, Kentucky in October 2020.

If you are interested in joining the chorus in Kentucky please contact us: membership@aberdeenchorus.scot.

You can watch the silver medal winning performance below.

Book Us For Your Event 

Bring something new to your event  by booking us to sing for you.

Variety of songs – a complete performance!

Any size of event catered for: choose from full chorus, small group or quartet.


Enquiries to bookings@aberdeenchorus.co.uk

Rehearsal Venue - Curl Aberdeen

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Phone or text: 07507 480754

Email: info@aberdeenchorus.scot

Quartet of Nations Region

The world of Sweet Adelines International is divided into regions and the Aberdeen Chorus is part of the Quartet of Nations region, which covers the UK and the Netherlands.

The chorus takes part in the annual Regional Convention each May as well as attending the education events organised for us by the Region.

Sweet Adelines International

Sweet Adelines International is a truly international organisation dedicated to advancing the musical art form of barbershop harmony through education and performance.

The International Organisation provides an ongoing education programme in the UK and throughout the world empowering women to continually improve their personal vocal skills as well as enabling choruses to grow.