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Listen Closely: More About MHC’sA Cappella Groups

V8s Founded in 1942 as the Victory Eights (named after the World War II phrase “V for Victory”). Began as accompaniment for a dance sequence at the 1942 Mount Holyoke Junior Show. The group often sang at nearby Westover Air Force Base when the war…... » Read more

Abigail Wolff ’82 Scratches her Music Itch…with Pitch

Abigail Wolff ’82 is a personal assistant by day, soprano by night. In her downtime, she swaps a planner for a pitch pipe and takes the stage with the NYC-based a cappella group the MetropoliTones. “The ‘Tones,” as Wolff affectionately calls the ensemble, were founded…... » Read more