Rio! has been singing together for four years. Patty Friedemann (tenor, Tulsa, OK), Pam Lauffer (lead, McKinney, TX), Mary Rhea (baritone, Norman, OK), and Melynnie Williams (bass, Newton, Kansas) are the current Sweet Adelines International 24th place quartet.
Rio! by the numbers:
5 – Choruses represented: OK City, Rich-Tones, Talk of Tulsa, Tulsa Metro Sound, and Wichita.
4 – Regional Faculty and one International Judge…who is always right (Mary made us say that).
3 – International Queens and one goddess…(Pam made us say that).
2 – much jewelry…(nah!)
1 – “Rio!” good time!!!