In our first full-length on campus concert of the year, the Whiffenpoofs will join sister ensemble Whim 'N Rhythm during our annual Family Weekend concert in Battell Chapel. Check out our Performances page for more details or buy your tickets here. An important Yale tradition, this is a concert you don't want to miss!
The Whiffenpoofs of 2015 are excited to start our touring calendar in Washington D.C. and Baltimore, home bases of Justin "Eats his" Young and Daniel "Only forest fires can prevent" Yu. Check out our Performances page to see where you can catch a public concert!
After Yale's Commencement exercises finish in the spring of 2014, the Whiffenpoofs embark on their largest trip of the year. This summer, the group will travel to 27 countries over 92 days. For more information about each of our stops, or for booking enquiries, please contact the appropriate tour manager:
May 24 - 26: Dublin, Ireland
May 26 - 28: London, UK
May 28 - 30: Amsterdam, Netherlands
May 30 - June 1: Bergen, Norway
June 1 - 4: Paris, France
June 4 - 7: Fez, Morocco
June 7 - 10: Rome, Italy
June 10 - 13: Vienna, Austria
June 13 - 14: Budapest, Hungary
June 14 - 16: Dubrovnik, Croatia
June 16 - 17: Petrovak, Montenegro
June 17 - 20: Istanbul, Turkey
June 20 - 22: Kibbutz Ketura, Israel
June 22 - 23: Jerusalem, Israel
June 23 - 26: Tel Aviv, Israel
June 26 - July 2: BREAK
July 2 - 6: Nairobi, Kenya
July 6 - 9: Zanzibar, Tanzania
July 10 - 13: Cape Town, South Africa
July 13 - 15: Dubai, UAE
July 15 - 17: Kathmandu, Nepal
July 17 - 19: Goa, India
July 19 - 23: Delhi, India
July 23 - 25: Mumbai, India
July 25 - 28: Siem Reap, Cambodia
July 28 - 31: Bangkok, Thailand
July 31 - August 2: Bali, Indonesia
August 3 - 8: Tokyo, Japan
August 8 - 10: Manila, Phillipines
August 10 - 12: Singapore
August 13 - 16: Melbourne, Australia
August 16 - 19: Sydney, Australia
August 19 - 21: Queenstown, New Zealand
August 21: New Haven, USA
The Whiffs of 2014 are proud and excited to announce the long-awaited arrival of their heart-warming, convention-defying, bold new album: To Be Young and in Glove. With eleven brand new arrangements and solos by each of our fourteen members, this record is one for the history books. Read more about the album here.
Orders are open now! Follow the links below to order:
Congratulations are in order for these 14 gentlemen. After their first concert together at Dwight Chapel on April 29th, the group will go on hiatus until late August when they will formally inherit the name Whiffenpoofs! Look for them performing next fall!
For the month of March, we've fled New Haven for the hemisphere's warmer parts. Thanks to everyone who came to see us in Jackson and Natchez, Mississippi; in New Orleans, in Homestead, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Orlando, Jupiter Island, and Vero Beach, FL; and in Dallas, Fort Worth, and Bryan, Texas.
The rest of our Spring Tour takes us to South America! The fourteen of us trekked from Cusco, Peru to the ruins of Machu Picchu in the Andes — stay tuned to our Facebook or Twitter for pictures. Our last week is spent in Rio de Janiero before we head back to New Haven. Até breve and happy spring!
Here's to New Years in Las Vegas! The Whiffenpoofs are avoiding the cold New Haven weather on a 2.5-week winter tour to Las Vegas, Los Angeles, and San Diego from December 31 - January 16. We've got three public concerts in southern California so make sure you don't miss us! Check out the details on our Performances page!
Newly arrived in Wayland, Massachusetts for our summer retreat, the Whiffenpoofs of 2014 are thrilled to begin making music together! We are currently in the process of updating the site for the new year of gentlemen songsters, but check back in the next few weeks to read about our new members and our travel plans this year. We look forward to seeing you at Mory's or wherever you are around the world!
Over the years, the Whiffenpoofs have been invited to feature on a variety of television programs, including The West Wing, Saturday Night Live, Jeopardy!, Gilmore Girls, and The Sing-Off.
Now, we are honored to announce that the popular and award-winning show Glee will join this list! Please tune in on May 9th at 9pm on Fox to watch the Whiffenpoofs of 2013 make a cameo appearance on the season finale of Glee!
You can catch the rest of the song we sing in the episode – in addition to a number of other wonderful tracks – on our CD, entitled Flight of the Penguins, which you can now pre-order here. The CD features the entirety of the Whiffenpoofs of 2013 and will be shipped to you within a few weeks.
Last but not least, don't miss your last chance see the Whiffs live in the United States before they begin their tour of the world. On May 12 in New York City at 5:00pm, The Whiffs will perform at Unitarian Church of All Souls (1157 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY). Tickets can be found here. We hope to see you there!