After a 16 month hiatus from all group singing due to the Covid -19 pandemic, the Beehive Statesmen dusted off the old pitch pipe, and anxiously performed their summer repertoire for a culturally starved audience. A great crowd was in attendance, for an evening of 4 -part Barbershop harmony. ...more
Well, We did it! The Beehive Statesmen successfully completed their first ever Virtual Christmas Concert on December 6, 2020. If you missed out on this event, you can watch it here!
Beehive Statesmen in CY 2019
The generous funding provided in the ZAP grant for our 2019 season enabled the Beehive Statesmen Chorus to accomplish all of its proposed events and to reach a broad audience of often under-served residents of Salt Lake County...more
The Beehive Statesmen entertained the crowds with an inspiring performance of traditional Christmas songs in the barbershop style Monday night, Dec 2. Hosted by the Utah Cultural Celebration Center, the Statesmen continued their tradition of providing a free Christmas concert that is both...more
The Barbershop World came knocking at our door!
For the 5th time the Barbershop Harmony Society held its International Convention in Salt Lake City on July 1-6. The convention, formally hosted by the Beehive Statesmen and 3 other area chapters, was held at the Little America Hotel and...more
During May of 2019, the Beehive Statesmen presented four shows, including shows in West Valley, South Jordan, and Draper.
This marks an expansion of the Statesmen's service area which heretofore had been mostly relegated to the North East and East Central regions of the city.
The Beehive Statesmen were very active this holiday season. We provided 11 concerts in 19 days to a wide audience. These included our annual Christmas show, a concert in the Assembly Hall on Temple Square and concerts for 5 different senior/assisted living centers. We...more
Statesmen Serenade Seniors
On October, 20,2018 the Beehive Statesmen Barbershop Chorus performed at three senior care centers, The Ridge Foothill, Abbington Senior Living, and The Wellington. The Statesmen were ably directed by Penny Peshell and Paul Barlow and were supported by Fourth...more
Front to Front
During the weekend of September 22, 2018 the Beehive Statesmen Barbershop Chorus traveled from the Wasatch Front to the Front Range to participate in the Rocky Mountain District Convention in Colorado Springs. The convention, which is centered around the chorus and quartet...more
The hallowed halls of the Sons of the Utah Pioneers (SUP) building were invaded on June 1st and 2nd by dozens of fearsome buccaneers sailing in on the S. S. Lida Rose. The pirates, led by Captain Penny Peshell and First Officer Paul Barlow, arrived just in time to start...more
Come sing with the Beehive Statesmen at our new rehearsal venue
Every Wednesday rain or shine from 6:30pm till 9:30
at the National Sons of the Utah Pioneers Headquarters
3301 E. Louise Ave. (2920 So.)
Salt Lake City, UT 84109
We would love to sing a few tags...more
On Saturday, July 15th, the Beehive Statesmen, under the direction of Penny Peshell and Paul Barlow, held concerts at three different venues, the William G. Christoffersen Veteran's Home, the Wentworth at East Millcreek assisted living center, and the Wellington assisted...