Harmony Award Recipients


The Fun Center Chordsmen Men's a cappella Chorus

Office of the Board of Directors

Whereas, The Mansfield Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society, is known as the Fun Center Chordsmen; and

Whereas, The Fun Center Chordsmen are dedicated to enriching lives through singing, perpetuating the barbershop harmony style, supporting vocal music education, working toward excellence in the execution of our craft, bonding diverse people through the pure fun of a cappella harmony as we “Keep the Whole World Singing;" and

Whereas, The official board of directors of the Fun Center Chordsmen presents an annual Harmony Award in recognition of outstanding promotion of harmony, by an individual in the local area who has consistently shown their support in the effort to promote many forms of harmony, be it musical or otherwise; and

Whereas, This year’s recipient is;

Lydia Reid ~ Mayor of Mansfield 2004
Steve Cobb ~ Owner of Steve Cobb's Weidner Motors 2005
Frank Ruso ~ Korean War Veterans Organization 2006
Paul Lintern ~ Pastor of Southside Christian Church and Oakland Lutheran Church 2007
Skipp Allman ~ Executive Director of United Way 2008
Dalton Derr ~ Music Education Teacher and Director - Mansfield Public Schools 2009
David J. Gooch ~ Founding member of Richland Community Development Group 2010
Vickie Kane ~ CEO of the Harmony House 2014
Doc Stumbo ~ Graham Automall - public relations 2015
Connie Brody - longtime support of our Youth In Harmony program 2023