The Snowbelters

Elma, NY
Contact Phone: 
(716) 652-9246
Rehearsal Location: 
1620 Rice Road Elma, NY

The Snowbelters were formed in 1987 and have remained a registered quartet with the Barbershop Harmony Society for over 25 years.

Bruce Tarquino (tenor) lives in Orchard Park and joined the quartet in the early 1990's.  Bruce is a retired Maintenence Engineer who enjoys golf in the summer and downhill skiing in the winter.

Ed Lyons (lead) lives in Amherst and joined the Snowbelters in 2007.  Originally from Hyde Park, Ed moved to the Buffalo area in 1976 where he has lived ever since.  He retired from Praxair in 2014.

Dick Wagner (bass) makes his home in Depew and joined the quartet in 2010.  He proudly served in the US Marine Corps before working for United Airlines. He now runs Oasis Irrigation, a local sprinkler system installer.
 
Bill Ryan (baritone) resides in Elma.  Bill founded the quartet and remains the only original member of the Snowbelters.  After retiring from his career as a Salesman, Bill enjoys gardening and the cameraderie of his fellow barbershoppers.

 

Awards and Achievements: 

The Snowbelters were the Seneca Land District Senior Quartet champs in 1994.

Aug 2 2017 - 7:00pm
Enjoy the A capella sound of the Friends of Harmony in 4 part barbershop harmony. This free concert... more