Champions of Vocal Harmony
4 in a Bar is Ireland’s leading male-voice harmony group, singing traditional, classical, pop and barbershop music.
Voted the official IABS National Champion Quartet of Ireland four times in recent years, our success has been its own reward; we’ve represent Ireland at home and abroad, sung for the President, written jingles for companies big and small, brought a tear and a smile to festival audiences all over the country, even jumped out from behind a bush to serenade a surprised young one as her fella proposed to her!
Eoin, Tristan, Paul and Shane come from different parts from Ireland but all live and work in Dublin, where they met each other on the singing scene. From this busy world of cathedral choirs, opera productions, movie soundtracks and recording studios, the search for a bit of mischief and close-harmony singing led them to the YouTube clips of world-champion US quartets and thus a curiosity about barbershop was sparked. Having ordered some sheet music online, the guys got together and the rest is history…