Meet our newest addition to Bella, Ben Cheney:
Ben comes from an instrumental musical background and began his Barbershop journey 4 years ago with BridgeTown Sound, a member of BHS (Barbershop Harmony Society)
We are looking forward to continued success, fun and creativity under Ben's direction which will begin on August 27th, 2019. Stay tuned for more fun facts and photos of Ben and our Assistant Director, Jocie Hagen.
Jocie Hagen: Assistant Director
A member of SAI since 1981 and holds 4 Regional medals, 2 being 1st place honors, earning her quartet, “River City Sound Co.” the honor of competing at International in Philadelphia and Las Vegas 1984-1987.
Jocie has been an assistant director of 2 choruses in region 13, is a highly proficient choreographer, tenor section leader and membership coordinator for chorus Vision Team.
After moving to Bend, OR in 1998 Jocie and her husband focused on raising their daughter while still keeping her eye on local singing opportunities when in 2012 she joined Bella Acappella and participated in Harmony 4 Women.
We are thrilled to have such long term SAI experience coupled with excellent vocal and choreography skills in this Co-Director for Bella Acappella.