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  • A Little Christmas = Men of Note 2017 Holiday Show
  •  Thu, Oct 26 2017

    A Little Christmas

    Featuring The Men of Note Chorus

    The Men of Note, Plano’s premier men’s A Cappella ensemble, announces its Holiday concert, A Little Christmas, on Saturday December 2, 2017 at 2:30 PM at the Plano Courtyard Theater (1509 H Ave, Plano, TX 75074).

    Under the direction of Terry Chapman, The Men of Note will sing favorite Christmas classics along with popular holiday music structured around a narrative that helps to discover the true meaning of Christmas.

    This family-friendly event will showcase songs by the Men of Note chorus as well as various quartets and ensembles. It is a great way to start the holiday season with a program that has a great message along with favorite Christmas classics and popular holiday music.

    Special guest Doc Gibbs will also be appearing to add some Songs of the Season to the program

    Tickets are $15 for general admission seating and are available from any Men of Note member or online.

  • Ark House Benefit Concert - Oct 7, 2017
  •  Sun, Sep 3 2017

    Come join us at 7:00 PM on Saturday, October 7 2017 at the First United Methodist Church Richardson (503 North Central Expressway, Richardson, TX 75080) for some great a cappella music.

    There is no charge, but a free-will offering will be taken to benefit Ark House, an all-volunteer, not-for-profit organization that offers low-cost, short-term housing to social worker-referred individuals and families while they are in Dallas receiving medical care.

    The concert will be presented by the Men of Note, an a cappella men's chorus providing entertainment, education and service to the Collin County/North Dallas region of Texas.

    Please reserve your seat by:

    • Picking up a ticket from the Ark House booth at First United Methodist Church Richardson on Sunday morning, September 24 or October 1
    • Reserving online by October 5 (No ticket will be required. Your name will be on a list at the Welcome Desk or at the doors to the Worship & Arts Center.)
    • Getting a ticket from any Men of Note member

    We hope to see you there!

  • Singing Valentines - February 14, 2017
  •  Sat, Dec 17 2016

    Are you ready to really impress your loved one this Valentines Day?  The Men of Note will be delivering Singing Valentines all day on February 14 and this is your opportunity to make this year special!

    A formally-dressed quartet will sing, in-person, two love songs in four-part a cappella harmony. We will also present a rose, stuffed bear, or balloon (your choice), and a card with your personal message inscribed.

    Prices start at $60 and there are extra charges for smaller delivery windows.  We'll travel to the venue you choose within the North Dallas or Collin County area. 

    For more information and to order - Singing Valentines.   You can also contact the Singing Valentine Coordinator or call 888 288 3055
  • Plano City Council Entertainment
  •  Mon, Dec 12 2016
    The Men of Note opened the Plano City Council meeting on December 12 with the Pledge of Allegiance and a couple of songs to spread the holiday spirit, as we have for several years.

  • A Musical Journey on The Polar Express - Men of Note 2016 Christmas Show
  •  Sat, Oct 8 2016

    A Musical Journey on the Polar Express
    Men of Note 2016 Christmas Show
    December 2nd & 3rd at the Courtyard Theater
    1509 H Ave, Plano, TX 75074

    Take a musical journey on The Polar Express with the Men of Note, as this popular A Capella men’s chorus presents two performances of their annual Christmas show 8pm-Friday evening December 2nd and 2pm-Saturday afternoon December 3rd, at the Courtyard Theater in historic downtown Plano.  The Theater is located at 1509 H Ave, Plano, TX 75074.

    The award winning Men of Note chorus will feature favorite Christmas classics along with popular holiday music, all in brilliant 4-part harmony… great for the whole family. Starting this year, reserved  seating is available at Men of Note Tickets.
    Guest performances on the show include OneSound… an A Cappella pop vocal group of nine vocal performance majors from Collin College, singing in the style of Pentatonix and other contemporary stars.  We’ll also present The MadriGals… a women’s group from the popular Sweet Adelines International. Dressed in period costumes and performing in the Renaissance and early Baroque styles, the Madrigals put a lively contemporary twist on holiday favorites.
  • 2016 - 2017 Season
  •  Thu, Sep 22 2016

    2016 – 2017 Season
    The Plano Men of Note announce their 2016-2017 season of great a cappella music and entertainment.
    • "The Polar Express" Men of Note Christmas Concert
      • 8:00 PM Friday December 2, 2016
      • 2:00 PM Saturday December 3, 2016
    • "The Magic and Music of Disney" Men of Note Spring Concert
      • 8:00 PM Friday April 21, 2017
      • 2:00 PM  Saturday April 22, 2017
    • “Salute to our Armed Forces” Men of Note Free Patriotic Concert
      • 4:00 PM Saturday June 10, 2017
    All Shows will be at the Plano Courtyard Theater, 1509 H Avenue, Plano TX 75074
  • Plano Arts Festival
  •  Tue, Aug 23 2016

    Plano Arts Festival
    September 17, 2016

    The Men of Note will be performing for the first Plano Arts Festival on September 17, 2016.  Come hear us sing at 11:00 AM at the McCall Plaza stage right in the middle of the Downtown Plano Arts District.  There will be booths, food trucks and other activities as part of this event as well.  So come out and have a great time and listen to some great a cappella music!
  • Plano Balloon Festival
  •  Tue, Aug 23 2016

    Plano Balloon Festival
    September 25, 2016

    The Men of Note are back again this year for a performance at the Plano Balloon Festival at 5:30 PM on September 25, 2016.  Catch our great tunes at the open stage in at the north side of Oak Point Park, 2801 E. Spring Creek Parkway, Plano, TX 75074.  We’ll be there alongside all of the food booths and other activities going on at the Festival.  See you there!
  • 2015 Summer Church Choir Replacement
  •  Sun, Aug 21 2016
    The Men of Note provided music during the service for two churches this summer - Custer Road United Methodist Church on August 21 and Canyon Creek Presbyterian Church on July 24.   For these services, the Men of Note substituted for choirs on break for the summer. 

  • Spring 2016 Show
  •  Sat, Apr 23 2016

    The Men of Note produced three shows in April with the theme of Hurray for Hollywood, Give My Regards to Broadway.  The shows included hits from musicals and movies including Singing in the Rain, The Wizard of Oz, Les Miserables, An American Tail, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and many others. 

    As part of our outreach program to music educators, we have complimentary, no obligation tickets for you and a guest as well as a reception with refreshments before the show, during intermission, and after the show to meet you and share information. 

  • Entertaining at Plano City Council Meeting
  •  Mon, Dec 14 2015

    The Men of Note opened the Plano City Council meeting on December 14 with the Pledge of Allegiance and a couple of songs to spread the holiday spirit, as we have for several years.

    The Deputy Mayor Pro Tem, Ben Harris, sent us this "Thank-you" letter:

    "Dear Men of Note Chorus: On behalf of the Mayor and Council, thank you for attendig the December 14th Plano City Council meeting and reciting the Pledge of Allegiance, Texas Pledge, and singing a couple of seasonal songs. Your participation is greatly appreciated and we always enjoy having you there.
    You performed a wonderful civic duty and you represented your group proudly. We look forward to seeing you again in the future."

  • Another Patriotic Success
  •  Sat, Jul 4 2015
    The Men of Note were again featured guests on the Plano Sympony's annual July 4th Patriotic Pops concert.  Under the direction of Tim Bird, we performed to an exuberant sold-out crowd at St Andrew UMC.
  • 2015 Patriotic Benefit Concert
  •  Sat, Jun 13 2015
    The Plano Men of Note held a Benefit Patriotic Concert on June 13, 2015 at the Plano Courtyard Theatre.  This event featured the Men of Note, the Note-Ably North Texas chorus and Breakaway quartet, complete with Color Guard and patriotic readings.

    Donations from this concert were collected to support two military charities – Operation HomeFront and Snowball Express. 

  • Men of Note Perform Patriotic Pops
  •  Fri, Jul 4 2014
    Under the direction of our Assistant Director, Terry Chapman, the Men of Note performed on the Plano Symphony's July 4th Patriotic Pops concert to a packed house of about 1500 flag-waving fans. The crowd greatly appreciated our renditions of God Bless the USA and theGeorge M. Cohan medley. We were joined by the Plano Symphony and Civic/Pops Chorus for the Salute to the Armed Forces, and it was a tremendous success.