Members voted Sam Hubbard as Barbershopper of the Year at our AGM on 18th October 2022. Sam is an instrumental part of Hallmark having roles behind the scenes, coaching the chorus and arranging a number of songs for the chorus.
Hallmark Hero Award 2022
Awarded to Obelisk Beard
The Exec. voted Jonathan Beard as the Hallmark Hero at our AGM on 18th October 2022. Jonathan received this award due to his passionate advocacy and generous support for the Ukraine benefit concert in April 2022 and also for his continuing hard work and contributions to procure sing-out gear for members.
Social Superstar 2022
Awarded to johnf Faben
The Exec. voted John Faben as the Social Superstar at our AGM on 18th October 2022. John was given this award for being the driving force behind afterglows.
Musical Maestro 2022
Awarded to Ciaran Wilson
The music team voted Ciaran Wilson as the Musical Maestro at our agm on 18th October 2022. Ciaran was given this award for stepping up to help the musical leadership team, often with little notice, and leading the Lead Section (in spite of having been a member of Hallmark for a relatively short time)
Chairman's Champ 2022
Awarded to FrankieG Grasso
The Chairman awarded Francis Grasso as the Chairman's Champ 2022. Francis was given this award for his commitment, flexibility and can-do attitude that helps so many aspects of club business
Barbershopper of the Year 2021
Awarded to Seb Marshall
Members voted Seb Marshall as Barbershopper of the Year at our AGM on 9th November 2021. Seb has done a remarkable job, stepping in to lead rehearsals with great energy and enthusiasm over recent months, and then directing the chorus in a memorable performance at BABS Quartetcon Saturday Evening Show.
Well done and thank you Seb!
Unsung Hero Awards 2021
Awarded to Fingers Dalpra, Paul Kaiserman, Paul Searson
Hallmark of Harmony salutes members whose voluntary work makes a big difference to our club, but who have not previously received the recognition they deserve. We want to make this an annual fixture so other deserving members can receive the award in future years!
Paul Kaiserman and Paul Searson (joint award), for working together to provide the technology needed for the best possible on-line rehearsals throughout 2021, including many hours sharing their expertise to support members setting up their computers for Jamulus and Jitsi.
Paul Dalpra, for his quiet, skilful and efficient work for Hallmark over very many years, for example looking after our aging risers to keep them in a usable state, arranging transport and setting up sound systems