Harmon-X begins to perform, looks for recruits

By: Max Bruns ~Staff Writer~ Xavier’s all-male acapella group Harmon-X will be kicking off its season during the Week of Welcome at 5:30 p.m, Aug. 29 at the Arrupe Overlook in Gallagher. President Bobby Crawford will be leading the group in a repertoire consisting of a mixture of popular songs and old-time classics. “Harmon-X is just a bunch of guys that love music and love making it together. That’s what makes our group special. We’re all best friends, but we can all make good music too,” senior Harmon-X member Johnny Byrne said. Right now, the makeup of the group consists … Continue reading Harmon-X begins to perform, looks for recruits

Showcase: Xavier a capella choirs

By: Zenab Saeed ~Staff Writer~ Xavier’s men’s and women’s a capella groups are both anticipating a year full of music and entertainment. Both Harmon-X, the all-male group, and AcaBellas, the all-female group, currently consist of 15 members and serve to provide entertainment through acappella music and performance to the Xavier community and beyond. Harmon-X, which was founded by friends whose shared a passion for music and performing compelled them to create a male a capella group, began in the fall of 2010. Every prospective member of the group is required to audition, and the process involves vocalizing to gauge range … Continue reading Showcase: Xavier a capella choirs