COMPETITION: Win a FREE...

Vocal Australia are offering Secondary Schools (based in Sydney) the chance to: WIN A FREE A CAPPELLA WORKSHOP (valued at $400) with one of our International Aca-Celebrity Presenters (USA): Austin Willacy of: The House Jacks Hannah Juliano of: Delilah, Musae, Pitch Slapped Nicholas...

AUS-ACA 2014 State Fina...

AUSTRALIAN UNIVERSITY & SCHOOLS – A CAPPELLA AWARDS (AUS-ACA) Australia’s first truly National A Cappella Championship, AUS-ACA, will see the best Aussie A Cappella groups across the nation go head to head. We’re excited to announce that the following groups have...

COMPETITION: Naturally ...

Naturally 7 are about to return to tour Australia and New Zealand on the back of an electrifying European arena tour sharing the bill with Mick Hucknall (Simply Red) and The Jacksons, and guesting with Michael Bublé and Coldplay. Vocal Australia are delighted to be able to give away some...

SILVER MEMBER FEATURE: ...

Formed in 1996, Endeavour Harmony Chorus have spent the last 18 years sharing their love of singing and growing their membership (now over 90 singers) while taking female barbershop to new heights in Australia. In recognition of all their awards below you’ll probably feel inclined...

SILVER MEMBER FEATURE: ...

The Beckitt Brothers have been singing together since they could spit out their dummies! Ok, so we might have made that bit up but they’ve definitely known each other since they were born. Yes, all four members of The Beckitt Brothers are actual brothers! Born into a family full of...

SILVER MEMBER FEATURE: ...

Festival Statesmen Youth Chorus have gone from strength to strength since forming in 2009 under the direction of Jonathan Bligh. A dynamic all-male a cappella group, FSYC formed to provide a platform for young Adelaide singers to achieve vocal and performance excellence. In only a few...

SILVER MEMBER FEATURE: ...

Harambee has been pushing the a cappella boundaries since it was founded in 2002. Harambee, which means “in the spirit of togetherness” in Swahili, originally focused on repertoire that reflected a variety of musical styles from around the world. They’ve been successful...

A Cappella Everywhere

It’s Festival season in Australia and a cappella is happening at festivals nationwide! Lots of great acts touring so check out the list below and head out to show support for a cappella at a festival near you! Sydney Festival Tom Thum: 21 – 26 January Midsumma (Melbourne)...

SILVER MEMBER FEATURE: ...

Inspired by pop a cappella groups in USA and Europe, Switch formed in late 2012 with the aim to influence the growing Aussie A Cappella scene. With fresh music and arrangements, they bridge the gap between the strong choral tradition in Australia and the contemporary music scene....

COMPETITION: Champions ...

Vocal Australia is excited be able to offer you the chance to win a FREE VIP Double Pass to Champions of Harmony: National Barbershop Convention from the 9-13 October, 2013 at the Perth Convention and Entertainment Centre.     COMPETITION ENTRY DETAILS 1) ‘Like’ Vocal...

REVIEW: SUADE – V...

SUADE VocalTronics Live at Revolt 2013 DVD MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA The first time I was exposed (literally) to Suade it was live at Vocal Australia’s GET VOCAL 2012 A Cappella Festival where Suade were giving their world premiere of VocalTronics! With the show closing with them singing in...

W/SHOP: Richard Steighn...

GET VOCAL with… Richard Steighner from The Exchange (USA) Contemporary A Cappella / Beatboxing Workshops and Masterclasses Perth: 21 June – 14 July, 2013 East Coast – based in Melbourne 15 – 24 July, 2013 Thanks to the success of Pitch Perfect and NBC’s The...

AUS-ACA Video Competiti...

AUSTRALIAN UNIVERSITY & SCHOOLS – A CAPPELLA AWARDS (AUS-ACA) As the proud home of A Cappella in Australia we are excited to announce the expansion of our 2013 AUS-ACA competition program. We were thrilled to receive interest from over 50 groups from every single state in...

AUS-ACA Expressions of ...

AUSTRALIAN UNIVERSITY & SCHOOLS – A CAPPELLA AWARDS (AUS-ACA) Vocal Australia is the proud home of A Cappella in Australia. For the last 3.5 years we have run major a cappella festivals, showcases, workshops and masterclasses nationwide. After the success of our inaugural GET...

Josh Groban – Voc...

Congratulations to the Vocal Australia Singers for their fantastic performance with Josh Groban in Perth tonight. The singers were selected from many of Perth’s top vocal groups including Vocal Evolution, Hi-Jinx Quartet, Naya Chorale and students from Western Australian Academy of...

Suade Live DVD Competit...

Vocal Australia is excited be able to offer you the chance to win a double pass to see Suade’s Live DVD Filming on Sat 13 April at 8pm at Revolt Artspace, Kensington. COMPETITION ENTRY DETAILS 1) ‘Like’ Vocal Australia’s Facebook Page 2) Send an email to info@vocalaustralia.com by...

Advance Aussie A Cappel...

To celebrate Australia Day, Vocal Australia is offering 25% off our GET VOCAL 2012: Best of Contemporary Australian A Cappella CD. You can’t celebrate everything that’s great about Australia in just one day so we here at Vocal Australia are giving you until the end of the month to show...

OPERATION: Air A Cappel...

It’s happening. Ears are pricking up. A completely 100% a cappella album has became the #1 album on iTunes (in both Australia and America). “Is that really 100% a cappella?” Yes, it most certainly is. All around the country new fans are emerging and they want to know more about...

The Idea of North Compe...

Vocal Australia is excited be able to offer you the chance to win a double pass to see The Idea of North’s Melbourne Christmas Album Launch on Sat 15 December, 8:30pm at St Ignatius Catholic Church, Richmond. COMPETITION ENTRY DETAILS 1) ‘Like’ Vocal Australia’s Facebook Page 2)...

Pitch Perfect Competiti...

Vocal Australia is excited to annouce that a cappella movie “Pitch Perfect” has reached our shores and our cinemas! In association with Universal Studios we are happy to be offering you the chance to win a double pass to see Pitch Perfect. The movie is being released in...

REVIEW: FORK (Finland),...

FORK (Finland), PENTATONIX (USA), EDGE EFFECT (USA) SOJAMX: A CAPPELLA FESTIVAL RALEIGH CENTRE FOR PERFORMING ARTS RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA (USA) Saturday 3 November, 20:00   If you weren’t at SoJamX last night there is no explanation that would do justice to what just...

GET VOCAL 2013 FESTIVAL...

GET VOCAL 2013 FESTIVAL For the past three years, Vocal Australia has been running events, education and resources to promote and support Australian a cappella music. In that time we have produced two major festivals, over a dozen showcase concerts, and countless education and community...

REVIEW: Trinity Tiger T...

TRINITY TIGER TONES (Melbourne, AUS) TRINITY TIGER TONES with support from TRINITY CANDYSTRIPES BMW EDGE, FEDERATION SQUARE MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA Saturday 6 October, 19:30 The Trinity Tiger Tones are an all male contemporary a cappella group from Trinity College, University of Melbourne....

REVIEW: The Whiffenpoof...

THE WHIFFENPOOFS (Yale, USA) THE WHIFFENPOOFS IN CONCERT and ROYAL PHIL PRESENTS THE WHIFFENPOOFS IAN ROACH HALL, SCOTCH COLLEGE and ST. MICHAEL’S CHURCH,  MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA Monday 13 August, 19:00 and Tuesday 14 August, 20:00 The Yale Whiffenpoofs are the world’s oldest and...

REVIEW: Harambee

HARAMBEE HIP HIP HARAMBEE: CELEBRATING 10 YEARS TOGETHER! THORNBURY THEATRE,  MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA Saturday 4 August, 19:30 Melbourne based a cappella community choir Harambee excitedly celebrated their 10 year anniversary with their Hip Hip Harambee concert on Sat 4 August, 2012. From...

REVIEW: Amarcord (GERMA...

AMARCORD (GERMANY) THE SINGING CLUB – FOUR CENTURIES OF SONG ELIZABETH MURDOCH HALL – MELBOURNE RECITAL CENTRE,  AUSTRALIA Thursday 26 July, 20:00 Amarcord are a five part male acapella group from Leipzig. The group is made up of Wolfram Lattke and Martin Lattke on tenor,...

INTERVIEW: June Caravel...

French Soul-Pop A Cappella Singer Songwriter June Caravel (previously known as T-ka) is currently Busking Around Australia with her loop pedal, a camera and a love of a cappella. Vocal Australia’s Adelaide representative, Cecilia McCormack, caught up with June during her travels to...

REVIEW: Naturally 7

NATURALLY 7 (USA) ALL NATURAL TOUR PALAIS THEATRE, MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA Saturday 26 May, 20:00   On a very cool Melbourne night at the Palais Theatre this month, I had the pleasure of seeing Naturally 7, the powerhouse vocal play (not a cappella!) group from New York City. Before...

Naturally 7: All Natura...

Naturally 7 are about to embark on their All Natural Tour to Australia we’re delighted to be able to give away some FREE DOUBLE PASSES to their concerts as part of our Naturally 7 Competition. We have a limited number of double passes to give away for their Perth, Adelaide, Sydney and...

Tom Thum: Beating The H...

Beatboxing whiz kid, Tom Thum is taking over the Adelaide Fringe 2012 and we’re delighted to be able to give away some FREE DOUBLE PASSES to his Fringe gigs as part of our Tom Thum: Beating The Habit competition. We have a limited number of double passes to give away for his gig at the...