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15th International A Cappella Week Hannover Preview

Vocal-Blog.Net - 11 März, 2015 - 22:20
Hannover (GER). From 25th of April to 3rd of May 2015 the 15th International A Cappella Week will take place in Hannover and its vicinity. by Thomas Balls-Thies, Bielefeld/Germany What began in 2001 as a one-time event turns 15 years old this year: the “Internationale A-cappella-Woche Hannover”. The festival’s anniversary has already started with its [...]
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Fan Review of a Classic: FORK’s Pink Noise

Vocal-Blog.Net - 16 Februar, 2015 - 20:46
by Rebecca, a die-hard FORK fan When you are first confronted by FORK, generally your first reaction is ‘wtFORK?’. Then you start to think ‘this is actually quite good’. And then you fall in love. For me it took less than 3 songs. The song was “Jump”, a cheesy 80s pop song. I love the [...]
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Accent – Exclusive Interview & Video Favorites

Vocal-Blog.Net - 7 Februar, 2015 - 19:40
by Florian Städtler, Vocal Blog Having returned from London A Cappella Festival 2015 only a few days ago, there is so much to write about. I want to start with my encounter with a group that had a King’s Place evening show with their second-ever concert. If you think I’m talking about some up-and-coming UK [...]
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Join LEOsings in Freiburg, March 5th-8th!

Vocal-Blog.Net - 6 Februar, 2015 - 19:39
by Florian Städtler, Chairman of the Board, European Voices Association   How do we sing in Europe? How do we teach singing? What do we sing? From the insight that giving people the opportunity to meet peers from different cultures and countries helps to improve the quality and mutual understanding, experts from five countries and [...]
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Your LACF 2015 Feedback, please! (Interactive Blog Article)

Vocal-Blog.Net - 5 Februar, 2015 - 17:56
by Florian Städtler, Vocal  Blog founder, Roving LACF Reporter and Annual One-Day Intern at Ikon Arts   Dear readers, friends and followers, this is an interactive blog article. So if you are tired, lazy or both, leave this page and play Candy Crush. As Vocal Blog readers are a seriously intelligent life form, you will [...]
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The 7 London A Cappella Festival Rules

Vocal-Blog.Net - 31 Januar, 2015 - 21:30
by Florian Städtler, Vocal Blog founder Germany loves rules and regulations. That’s how we build these machines and cars that the rest of the world still pays lots of money for. So it’s been long overdue to write a listicle listing the rules that you should follow to fully and very efficiently enjoy the first [...]
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Join The London A Cappella Vocal Jog 2015

Vocal-Blog.Net - 29 Januar, 2015 - 00:56
by Florian Städtler, Vocal Jog evangelist Those of you who are new to Vocal Blog or have not been to an international a cappella festival (yet) might think it’s a typo. No, it isn’t: Besides the Vocal Blog (your favourite online vocal music magazine) there is the Vocal JOG. What the FORK is this? It [...]
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Acappellazone Album Pick 1/2015: Jazzchor Freiburg “Schwing”

Vocal-Blog.Net - 6 Januar, 2015 - 23:18
by Charlotte Kersting The Jazzchor Freiburg has given concerts in Germany, Japan and Russia, and other countries. It has won choir contests and has been on stage together with Bobby McFerrin, the Swingle Singers or the Bamberg Philharmonics. The year 2014 started in Guanzhou, China, with a spectacular New Year’s concert. In-between, the choir gave [...]
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