Frank Friedemann - Director

Frank is a dynamic and highly talented musical leader. With more than 40 years experience in the Barbershop community.  Acappella and barbershop music have always been a love for Frank. He has coached and directed choruses for both men and women and has performed with a number of award winning quartets including the 1968 International Champion Quartet, “The Western Continentals”.  Frank holds two Seniors International Quartet titles both with the 2005 winner “Texoma Sound” and the 2008 winner “Eureka.”  


Frank has served the International organization of men’s and women’s barbershop singing groups for many years and believes that you should “be so good they can’t ignore you!”


The Talk of Tulsa Show Chorus counts themselves very lucky to have a director as knowledgeable as Frank Friedemann.




Patty Friedemann - Assistant Director

Patty has also been involved in Barbershop singing for quite sometime.  As a young adult Patty enjoyed the fun and fellowship of being a member of a chorus.  Patty is a phenomenal Tenor and is a past International Champion with the quartet, "Ginger and Jazz".  Patty is also a member of the Region 25 Education Faculty. 



Frank and Patty met while singing on a show together and haven't stopped enjoying what they love to do most, singing and performing.