Performance Opportunities

Friday Night Competition

There will be up to ten groups selected to perform at the Friday Night Competition on March 3, 2017.  Each group will perform up to two songs lasting no longer than 8 minutes.

The WINNER of our Friday Night Competition will represent our region in the High School National Championships at the National A Cappella Convention in Memphis, TN on April 22nd, 2017! The winning ensemble will receive complimentary passes (up to $1500 value) and will be GUARANTEED one of the ten Finalist spots at NACC!

Recent prizes for the High School National Championships have included full-length and EP album recordings, as well as $7,500 toward a performance at Carnegie Hall in New York City!

General admission tickets will be available for $15 at the door (cash and credit accepted). For those Students, Directors, and Individuals with All-Access Passes, tickets to this event and the Saturday Headliner Concert are included as a part of that price.

 

Saturday Daytime Showcases

In addition to our competition, we are also adding two Daytime Showcases on Saturday in the Singletary Center for the Arts! The same process will be used to determine our Showcase-only performers.

 

Submission Process

Please submit a video of one or two songs, no longer than eight minutes in length, to john.deferraro@acappellaeducators.com. These videos will be rated by AEA certified judges who are impartial to the event and its competitors.

Audition videos must be submitted by February 1st, 2017, along with a $98.00 nonrefundable deposit (to be applied to tickets if accepted). Finalists for this Competition, as well as our Saturday Showcase slots, will be selected and announced by February 15th, 2017.

 

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