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Dapper Dans of Harmony, along with Caldwell’s Gimme Four, to Perform Sunday at the Mount

Carolyne Volpe Curley

Thursday, May 16, 2013 • 12:58pm


CALDWELL, NJ - The Dapper Dans of Harmony, directed by Mark Paul, will be presenting their spring concert “Music is in the Air” on Sunday, May 19, at 2pm. The group sings traditional music in the four-part Barbershop style. Their event will take place at the Doris M. Byrne Performing Arts Center at Mount St. Dominic Academy. The afternoon performances include entertainment from Our Town and Gimme Four quartets as well as appearances by Rebecca Monk and Black Tie Affair. The academy is located at 3 Ryerson Avenue, Caldwell. 

Mount St. Dominic Academy at 3 Ryerson Avenue, Caldwell  Credit: Google Maps

The Dapper Dans are the Montclair, chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society. The group puts on many shows around the northern New Jersey area. Their website states “We’re dedicated to the fun, fellowship, entertainment and advancement of Barbershopping.” They meet for rehearsal on Tuesday nights from 7pm to 10pm at the West Caldwell Civic Center.

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Gimme Four   Credit: David Sibilia 

Gimme Four is a collegiate quartet based in Caldwell. In 2012, they competed at the International Collegiate Quartet Contest in Portland, Oregon as part of the Barbershop Harmony Society's 74th International Convention, placing 8th.  The group is made up of the following men, all residents of Caldwell:

  • David Ammirata (Lead)
  • Joe Servidio, Jr. (Baritone)
  • Will Downey (Bass)
  • Paul Franek (Tenor) 


    Gimme Four quartet   Credit: Gimme Four

Rebecca Monk is a member of the class of 2016 at Montclair University, where she focuses on musical theatre. 

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Lying There from "Edges" sung by Rebecca Monk  Credit: Rebecca Monk·

The Dapper Dans singing group is comprised of the following members:
  • Director, Mark Paul
  • Associate Director, David Ammirata
  • Music Director, Michael D'Andrea
  • Performers List:
    • Ken Alutin
    • John Alworth
    • David Ammirata
    • George Bailey
    • Ari Brafman
    • Michael D'Andrea
    • Steve De Vore
    • Will Downey
    • Paul Franek
    • Greg Kent
    • Dave Kent
    • Ray Liptak
    • Gabe Lotto
    • Bill May
    • Mark Paul
    • Ted Proctor
    • Joe Servidio
    • Joe Servidio, Jr.
    • Thomas Stewart
    • John Castle
    • Steve Sibilia
    • Frank Zink
    • Harriette Walters (BHS Affiliate, Honorary Dapper "Doll")
Ticket Information:
  • Preferred Reserved Seating
    (first three rows)
    $22
     
  • Reserved Seating
    $17
     
  • Tickets may be purchased ONLINE HERE


Mount St. Dominic campus map  Credit: Mount St. Dominic


For further information:  
Dapper Dans of Harmony Barbershop Chorus
Chorus Manager: Ray Liptak
108 Westville Avenue
Caldwell, NJ  07006
973-303-2087
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