Re: Announcing the 2004 contemporary a cappella recording awards
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Tgbari@a... wrote:
> Hello All,Sounds like Kenosha ought to consider them to headline next year's Harmony
> Artist of the Year:
> - Wise Guys: Their album "Klartext" shot to #10 on the German album charts in
> its first week, and spent eight weeks in the Top 100. They are the first
> German a cappella group to achieve such a feat. They consistently fill very large
> arenas, and even attracted 21,000 attendees to an outdoor concert in Cologne.
> The group also garnered countless reviews and features in the German press in
> 2003 and is helping to bring a cappella to mainstream audiences.
> These men started out in barbershop, singing in the Cologne chorus, Erster
> Koelner Barbershop Chor, as well as in a, well, flexible sextet. I coached them
> once about 10 years ago, and have had the pleasure of hearing them in concert
> a few times since. They are fun, funny and highly energetic.
Foundation show at international.
Lead, Q (http://www.Qtet.net)