Recent news

August 29, 2018 - 7:45am

The newest member of the Nittany Knights Chorus, Don Bingaman (left), is presented with his new member certificate by Chorus President, Paul Wagner. 
Welcome aboard Don! We all look forward to harmonizing together!

May 9, 2018 - 10:32pm

Through the generous stewardship of the Centre Foundation, non-profit organizations local to State College, PA are provided the opportunity to receive donations through the Centre Gives campaign.  This May 8th and 9th, patrons of a capella harmony helped the Nittany Knights raise more than $2800...

January 13, 2018 - 8:00pm

Recognized for her valuable contribution as Newletter Editor and chorus fan, Karen Ciletti (r) is pictured with Chapter President, Paul Wagner, at the Annual Officer's Installation Dinner on January 13, 2018.

January 13, 2018 - 8:00pm

At the Annual Officer's Installation Dinner, John Bittikofer was announced as the recipient of the 2017 Barbershopper of the Year.  Congratulations on a job well done!

(pictured left-to-right are Jeff Snowman 2015 BOTY, president Paul Wagner, John Bittikofer, and Rodger Smith 2016 BOTY...

January 1, 2018 - 12:00am

Men of all ages resolve to sing more this year.  Did you know that the joy of singing promotes health and a positive attitude.  It is low calorie and can even help you lose weight!!  Don't delay get involved now.  We love visitors and invite you to attend our rehearsals each Monday night at 7:00...

September 13, 2017 - 7:35pm

To Be Eligible You Must:

  • Register by contacting Bill at 814-355-3559 or at [email protected]
  • Pass a one-note phone audition (you'll need to match a note with your voice)

Rehearsals are Monday Evenings.  ...

August 21, 2017 - 7:10am

The Knights performed at the 143rd annual Centre County Grange Encampment and Fair, better known as “The Grange Fair,” on August 21, 2017.  Patrons of the fair enjoy camping, amusement rides, exhibits, livestock competitions, tractor pulls, and ... Barbershop Harmony!

May 6, 2017 - 6:48am

The Nittany Knights performed their Annual Show at the State Theatre on May 6, 2017.  The performance titled "New Beginnings" was presented at a new location under a new director, Graham Sanders, with many new songs for the audience to enjoy.  Guest Quartet and Barbershop Harmony Society's...

January 17, 2017 - 8:43pm

President, Paul Wagner (pictured, center), welcomed our newest members to the Nittany Knights, Lewis Logan (left) and Joe Fennewald (right).  These fine gentlemen are a welcome addition to our chorus adding two baritones to the section.  Would you like to become a member?  You are welcome to...

December 8, 2016 - 3:20pm

The Philharmonics performed at the State Theatre's Tenth Anniversary Gala on Saturday, December 3rd.  This barbershop quartet was one of the many talented ensembles entertaining the audience for this celebration of the Arts in State College, PA.  The Zero Point Big Band looks on in the...

September 30, 2016 - 10:19pm

The Nittany Knights performed at the St. James Lutheran Church in Altoona for an appreciative assembly on the Sunday afternoon of September 25th.  Many singers commented about the beauty and wonderful acoustics of the church.  It is this very type of venue and crowd that makes us happy to share...

May 1, 2016 - 1:36pm

We would like to express our heartfelt thanks to those patrons who enjoyed this Spring's Show, Puttin' on the Ritz. Just ask anyone who attended and you are sure to join us next May for our 54th annual show performance. Thanks to our guest quartet, After Hours. We wish them all the best at...