Harmony Sweepstakes - 2006 Boston Regional
- Audition tapes/CDs are now being accepted from vocal groups interested in
participating in the 2006 Boston Regional of the Harmony Sweepstakes A
Cappella Festival. This is the 22nd year of the Harmony Sweepstakes A
Cappella Festival, the premier American showcase for vocal harmony music,
and the 16th year of the Boston Regional competition. The competition draws
from and showcases the talents of hundreds of vocal groups around the
country with regional competitions in several cities around the United
States. The winning group from each regional competition is flown to
Northern California to perform in front of celebrity judges and a sold out
house of enthusiastic a cappella fans at the National Finals.
The Boston Regional competition is produced and sponsored by the Bubs
Foundation, a non-profit organization that exists to benefit and promote
music education programs in Greater Boston public schools.
The 2006 Boston Regional competition will be held on Saturday, March 25,
2006 at 7:30 pm in Cohen Auditorium of the Aidekman Arts Center on the
campus of Tufts University. Tufts University is located in Medford,
Massachusetts. The National Finals will be held on May 6, 2006 in San
Groups ranging in size from a minimum of 3 to a maximum of 7 members are
welcome to apply. To be considered for the 2006 Boston Regional
competition, interested groups must send in a current demo tape or CD and a
short group biography to be received on or before Monday, January 24, 2006.
The demo tapes/CDs should contain at least 3 songs performed by the current
group and must accurately represent the group's current repertoire, musical
genre and overall sound. Groups are only permitted to apply to one regional
competition per year.
Audition materials should be sent to:
113 Middlesex Street
Winchester, MA 01890
If you have any questions regarding the Boston Regional competition, please
contact me at mmmahoney@...
Boston Regional Coordinator