We are the Quartet of Nations

A vibrant community of singers representing Sweet Adelines International (Region 31) in England, Scotland, Wales and the Netherlands

A dynamic community of women singers

Experience the fun, friendship and harmony by joining the nearest chorus from your home or workplace

Promoting excellence in barbershop harmony

We are committed to advancing the musical art form of barbershop harmony through education, competition and performance


Find out how to join our organisation


See upcoming events on barbershop singing and education


Meet our accredited choruses and quartets

Chapter support

Get advice and support on running your chorus and growing your audience


View and download handouts from education events

Coaching directory

Find a coach for your chorus or quartet

Quartet of Nations Virtual Chorus

Over 200 voices from across England, Scotland, Wales and the Netherlands in one virtual chorus. This was recorded, compiled and mixed for the Virtual Convention 2020.


2019 Quartet Champion

Heartbeat UK

2019 Chorus Champion

Women of Note


Each year, Quartet of Nations Region 31 honours the women who embodies the ethos of Sweet Adelines International across the UK and the Netherlands.

Watch the presentation of the Women of Note 2020 by clicking on the button below.


CANCELLED: Cardiff 2020 Convention

CANCELLED: Cardiff 2020 Convention

Following the announcement from Sweet Adelines International regarding the difficult but prudent decision to cancel all regional competitions for 2020, the Cardiff 2020 Convention, which is due to be held in May, is consequently cancelled.

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