Student is Barbershop Champion

NEW College student Hannah Braham, 17, has achieved first place in the 2014 National mixed Barbershop quartet competition at Harrogate.

Hannah’s group, Hannah and the Hurricanes beat off Jigsaw and Patchwork to become this year’s Mixed Quartet champions. They sang: You Took Advantage of Me and I Want You, I Need You, I Love You.

Hannah also came out on top in the 2014 National Chorus Championship, where she performed in the Cheshire Chord Company, a ladies barbershop group.

Music teacher Michelle Colvill said of Hannah’s achievements “This is a fantastic achievement. Hannah is a very talented student.”