IABS is the organisation which promotes the tradition of barbershop singing in Ireland. Barbershop songs include modern pop and folk music arranged in the barbershop style of A Cappella close-harmony style.
Barbershop groups are located around the country, so if you would like to try the experience of close harmony singing or like to find a group to entertain at a party or function -- please use these pages to get in touch.
Annual Convention 2013
The IABS Annual Convention, from 4-6 October in Waterford, was a huge success. More than 700 visitors came for the competitions and general fun. Some of the winning groups are highlighted below; visit the Convention website for more, and for details of the 2014 convention.
Ennis Bootcamp weekend 2014
The annual IABS coaching 'Bootcamp Weekend' was a huge success. iQ, the UK's current European Silver Medal Quartet winners, once more brought not only their superb coaching talents . Click below to enlarge...
Other IABS members...
25th Annual Convention
Ennis, Co Clare
October 3-5 2014
The countdown is on for our 'main event' for the year!
Full details on our
Convention website >