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...

REVIEW: The Magnets ...

THE MAGNETS: All This Time West Australian Spiegeltent Fringe World Festival Perth,  Australia Wednesday 5 February 2014, 7pm Britain’s best-travelled a cappella group The Magnets are back in Australia for a fourth time, playing Perth’s Fringe World Festival and the Adelaide Fringe on...

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...

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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...

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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...

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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)...

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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...

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...

MAN vs. WILD ft. THE EX...

Vocal Australia presents… MAN vs. WILD ft. THE EXCHANGE (USA) and SUADE (AUS) http://thornburytheatre.oztix.com.au/?Event=32417 Two a cappella groups go head to head in a testosterone filled battle to defend their honour and their country. Australia vs. America MAN vs. WILD WHEN: Friday...

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...

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...

Amarcord Melbourne Tick...

Vocal Australia is delighted to annouce that the German a cappella group Amarcord has reached our shores. In association with Musica Viva we are offering you the chance to win a double pass to each of their Melbourne shows. COMPETITION ENTRY DETAILS 1) ‘Like’ Vocal Australia’s Facebook...

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...

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...

GET VOCAL 2012: Compila...

It’s what we’ve all been waiting for! Ten of Australia’s best contemporary a cappella groups showcase their finest for Vocal Australia’s first ever compilation CD project – GET VOCAL: The Best of Contemporary Australian A Cappella! Visit the products page...

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...

GET VOCAL 2012: Melbour...

WE HAVE A SPECIAL WEBSITE JUST FOR THE FESTIVAL! CHECK IT OUT AT:   getvocalfestival.com We are delighted to finally announce that after a year of wrangling, wheeling, dealing and cajoling, Vocal Australia is running GET VOCAL 2012 – Melbourne’s A Cappella Festival! The...

The Magnets Competition

NEWS: Unfortunately The Magnets have had to cancel their Sydney show on 12 Feb. Details and apologies from The Magnets below: “We regret to announce that we have had to cancel our show and workshop in Sydney on 12th February, and must express our apologies to everyone who had...

Overboard Album Give-Aw...

To celebrate the second birthday of their Help! album, Boston a cappella power-house “Overboard” is giving the album away for FREE! Click on the link below to access the free downloadable album. No catches, no sign-ups, they would just like you to enjoy their music....

The King’s Singer...

Special Announcement: We are delighted to announce the winners of “The King’s Singers Competition” for 2011. Congratulations to: Leanne Johnson (Sydney) and Annabelle Casey (Melbourne) We will be sending you tickets and / or details for the shows in the coming days....

Professional Developmen...

Last Friday we had another of our contemporary a cappella professional development days at the South Melbourne Town Hall. Despite some early parking difficulties due to the filming of a new Aussie TV show in and around the town hall, we managed to get stuck in to a great day of a...

Welcome to the New Site

Hi everyone. We’re delighted to announce the launch of our new website. It’s been months in the making, and we’re planning a lot of huge changes that will surely benefit you, your group and the Australian a cappella community at large. This is your site, and we’re...