The song selections challenge the 10 singers in Chicago a cappella
to demonstrate the range of emotions a married couple goes through during their lifetime, members said.
Festival, and in 2013, a third place win on NBC's hit a cappella
competition show, "The Sing-Off.
1 last year in aid of Children in Need, is using the a cappella
as the inspiration for his latest series, as he embarks on a search for the nation's most entertaining amateur group.
Both the college and younger singers acknowledged that movies and television shows have brought the a cappella
genre into the national spotlight.
Reske, who graduated from Yale University this year with a major in music, first forayed to a cappella
while a student at Westboro High School, where he and a group of friends formed Don't Panic.
Still, many members of Jewish a cappella
groups say the most rewarding part of their work is connecting with their spiritual roots and exerting a positive influence within the Jewish tradition.
PULLING POWER Off-beat a cappella
group The Magnets
Boston-based Ball in the House will introduce a cappella
with attitude into the Palmdale Playhouse Feb.
So was Manuel Soler's a cappella
showcase of footwork, finger-snaps, clapping, and percussive cajon accompaniment.
Franca Rossi ("La musica sacra di Galuppi tra ospedali e cappella ducale") catalogs the sacred and devotional music of the staggeringly productive Baldassare Galuppi, while Geoffroy Jourdain ("Ecriture a cappella
et ecriture concertante dans la musique sacree d'Antonio Lotti: Etude comparative tie deux messes de requiem") explores how, in two stylistically different works on the same text, Lotti addresses certain loci topici in a comparable manner.
It's a cappella
(without instruments) except for some percussion.
NEW YORK -- On April 9, 2010, Horace Mann High School will offer up its stage to a city-wide a cappella
festival to raise money for the creation of an a cappella
program at a Bronx public high school.