Friday, October 19, Opening Act 8:00 PM
Renaissance Showtime: 9:00 PM $ 15.00 cover
Coffee Gallery Backstage
2029 No. Lake
Saturday, October 20th, 2007 7:00 PM
Church of the Chimes
Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
Price: $15/$10 (student w/ i.d.)
This will be a benefit fundraiser to help the Santa Monica College
Vocal Jazz Group raise their funds needed to perform at the
International Association for Jazz Education Annual Conference (in
Toronto) in Jan. '08. We're excited to be able to share the bill with
them, with our very own outstanding Cindy Bourquin at the helm of this
CHANNELAIRE CHORUS presents "Breakfast of Champions" Oct. 21, 2:30pm,
at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, Thousand Oaks, California.
Channelaire Chorus -- Sweet Adelines 2007 9th place International
Westminister Chorus -- Barbershop Harmony Society 2007 International
Chorus Champions, Shimmer! -- Sweet Adelines 2008 9th place
International quartet medalist
and Cheers! -- Sweet Adelines 2007 Regional 2nd place quartet
Tickets are $20-$40 and are available by calling 805-482-5557.
(Tickets will also be available at the door, but there is a $4.00
THE MIGHTY ECHOES
Boston Court Performing Arts Center
70 North Mentor Ave, Pasadena
Saturday, October 27, 8 pm
Part of the Pasadena "Skin" festival. Please bring fingers to snap and
hands to clap.
Producer, Zebulon Projects (626) 683-6883 ext 106 or
to purchase tickets quickly
Halloween concert with the Troy Tones on October 26th, 2007, 10 p.m.
under the VKC arches at USC. A shindig will follow at the RO house,
so pull out those costumes, hear some sweet singing, and party all
night long! Every Wednesday, RO performs outside the USC Bookstore at
1 p.m. for lunch.
USC SOCAL VOCALS AND USC SIRENS
Monday, October 29, 9:00 pm: Halloween Concert: USC's VKC Arches For
November, 5 2007 8 pm HOMECOMING CONCERT at VKC
VKC Arches, USC, Los Angeles, California 90007
The annual Homecoming concert, featuring new songs! Come and pre-order
our forthcomingEP, buy a TroMen t-shirt, and be the first to hear
about A FANTASTIC SURPRISE.
SCAM FEST IS: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA A CAPPELLA MUSIC FESTIVAL
All 6 Claremont College's A Cappella groups plus more amazing groups
from around the area. November, 2 2007 at Bridges Auditorium, 450 N.
College Ave., Claremont, California 91711. Cost : $5Bridges Auditorium
is located on Pomona's campus. For a map and directions:
is a monthly performance opportunity for small vocal ensembles,
hosted by Vocal Magic. All styles of music are invited to participate
(doo-wop, vocal jazz, barbershop, etc) in a casual coffeehouse
setting. Groups perform in rotation on stage (sound equipment
provided). The public is invited to attend, free admission.
Delicious sweets, cheese & fruit plates, coffee and wine are available
for purchase.The next upcoming Javapella is Sunday November 18, 6 to 8
p.m. at Java Joe's Coffee Lounge, 4973 Yorba Ranch Rd, Yorba Linda.To
R.S.V.P. your group, please contact Gabriella at 714-996-1960, or
visit www.javapella.com for more information
MASTERS OF HARMONY
six time international championship chorus, under the direction of
Saturday November 24, 2 pm and 8 pm
A spectacular program of holiday music
Carpenter Center for the Performing Arts, on the campus of California
University-Long Beach. 6200 Atherton Street.
Seats are $30,
In addition, the Les Weiser band, and the debut of the Master's
newest chapter quartet, Masterpiece. Masterpiece is comprised of four
gold medalists: Mark Hale
(Michigan Jake), Brett Littlefield and Rob Menaker (Nightlife), and Alan
For information, to reserve your tickets: 562-699-2496 or e-mail to
.; Masters of Harmony website at
The Second Annual COOL BOBBY B DOO WOP Convention
Alexis Park Hotel Las Vegas, NV
Friday and Saturday November 16th and 17th, 2007
Doo-Wop lineup is amazing:
Purchase passes online at www.doowopstop.com $129 per person in
advance for All Event Pass.$149 per person at the door. Friday Night
Sock Hop $60 Finale Concert $75 in advance. For mail orders, please
send your check to:Cool Bobby B Doo Wop Convention P.O. Box 43461
Cincinnati, OH 45243
Special hotel suite rates available at ALEXIS PARK: Only $99/night:
just mention the "Doo Wop Convention" This special INTERACTIVE Doo Wop
weekend includes: Sock Hop and Artist Reception, Autograph Session,
Amateur Doo Wop Contest, Car show and Finale Concert Records,
Pictures, and Posters On Sale For Collectors, too! For more
information and to get as special CASA discount admission of only $50
call the Cool Bobby B Hotline: 513-307-4429
SAVE THE DATE
L.A. Regionals of Harmony Sweepstakes: Saturday March 15, 2008 at the
Hermosa Beach Community Playhouse (same place as it has been for the
Consider participating in this event. So Cal is very proud that the
national champion a cappella group has, for the last two years, come
from our regional (Hi-Fidelity & Moira Smiley & Voco). We're hoping
to continue this tradition in 2008!!! Questions? Email
Will Hamblet, Los Angeles Regionals Harmony Sweepstakes:
ICCA is looking for a Western Regional Director. Info here:
Let us know if you get the gig!
The SilverBelles Caroling Quartet in Los Angeles is looking for a good
strong independent TENOR with a cappella experience. Must be a good
sight reader who can hold his own part. Sight reading skills
imperative. No exceptions. You will have to learn almost 30 carols in
the next 7 weeks. We hold books during performances, so you don't have
to memorize the songs, but be familiar enough with your part not to be
struggling by Thanksgiving. It would help you if you already know a
lot of holiday carols. Rehearsals at least once per week starting now
(on Wednesday nights) and through the holiday season, in Valley
Village/NoHo, California area. You must be available every Friday &
Saturday night from Thanksgiving to Christmas or please dp NOT respond
to this posting. Gigs pay $60-75 for the first hour. $30-$40 each
additional hour, 1 or more hours per gig. Sometimes more than 1 gig
per day. See website: www.thesilverbelles.com and click on "Dickens
Quartet" for an idea of what you would be doing. For more information,
send an email to thesilverbelles@...
and tell us your basic
experience as a solo, choral or acapella singer. You will be contacted
within 48 hours.
Bass and Tenor/VP looking for Altos, Sopranos, and/or Tenors to fill
4-6 member contemporary a capella group.Ya gotta have rhythm and
groove for this one! Strong sight-reading or the dedication to get
comfortable with a new piece in a week is required. Must be able to
commit to one night per week for rehearsals in the Orange County area
and be available for occasional-frequent gigs and maybe some studio
stuff. Contact Kenny @ 714-345-0153 or lownoter@...
Established vocal jazz ensemble is currently auditioning singers and
has openings for soprano, alto, tenor, bass. Desired attributes
include the ability to learn music quickly, blend well with other
voices, and have an enthusiastic, pleasant stage presence. Must
committ to one or two rehearsals per week in the north Orange County
area, and at a minimum of one performance per month.Contact Glenn at
714-996-1960 or email everythingvocal@...
for more information.
New, big group, big on horn sections, like Tower of Power, Earth, Wind
Sly and the Family Stone, also anything with big instrumental sound.
do some progressive rock, and other styles as well. The group will
grow to about
20 members but will start with ten. Arrangements have a huge variety
of voice parts
as well as multiple vocal percussion parts; we're big on rhythm.
More info: http://www.marinamotion.com/vox/faq
Auditions by arranged meeting time for the rest of this Fall.
Audition information is here: http://www.marinamotion.com/vox/audition
The next So Cal CASA e-newsletter will go out on Hallowe'en. Send your
info to Betsy Hanger by 6 pm that night, and she'll stop answering the
door and deal with the wonderful world of a cappella instead.
Your Southern California CASA ambassadors
Dane Hutchins: dlhutchins@...
April Lacaba: ajlacaba@...
Betsy Hanger: socalcasa@...
SoCalCASA website: http://welcome.to/SoCalCASA
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