Home2001 Contemporary A Cappella Recording Award Winners

CARA 2001 Winners

Professional:

Artist of the Year:

Persuasions
Runner up: Rockapella

Best Pop/Rock Album:

Cadence - Frost Free
Runner up: five o'clock shadow - Wonders of the World

Best Pop/Rock Original Song:

The Magnets - All The Wrong Reasons
Runner up: Rockapella - Blah, Blah, Blah

Best Pop/Rock Cover Song:

Cadence - I Wish
Runner up: Voice Male - Light In Your Eyes

Best Jazz Album:

Try-Tones - A Cappella Magic Box
Runner up: Chizuru Matsunaga - We're All Alone

Best Jazz Song:

Real Group - Thousand Things
Runner up: Just For Kicks - On Green Dolphin Street

Best Doo-Wop Song:

Pure Gold - Tell Him (The Acappella Album)
Greatful Dead)
Runner up: The Persuasions - Love Of My Life (Frankly A Cappella: The Persuasions Sing Zappa)

Best Barbershop Album:

Platinum - Be Our Guest
Runner up: Michigan Jake - For The Record

Best Barbershop Song:

Michigan Jake - I'm Beginning to See the Light
Runner up: 12th Street Rag - 12th Street Rag

Best Religious Album:

Vocal Union - Once Upon a Tree
Runner up: InsideOut - Reverence

Best Religious Song:

Acappella - How Could You Say No (tie)
Jon McLemore - That Great Day (tie)

Best Folk/World Album:

Artisan - Dancing With Words
Runner up: Bulgarian Voices - Voices of Life

Best Folk/World Song:

Trinovox - Fainetai Moi
Runner up: SoVoSo - Charity

Best Classical Album:

Douglas Frank Chorale - The A Cappella Singer
Runner up: Chanticleer - Magnificat

Best Classical Song:

Chanticleer - Regina Caeli Laetare
Runner up: Tallis Scholars - Andreas Christi famulus

Best Holiday Album:

Rockapella - Christmas
Runner up (tie): GLAD - Voices of Christmas
Runner up (tie): Gas House Gang - Some Children See Him

Best Holiday Song:

Gas House Gang - Go Tell It On The Mountain
Runner up: Rockapella - Silver Bells

Best Comedy Album:

The Heebee-jeebees - Heebee-jeebee TV
Runner up: The Bobs - Coaster

Best Comedy Song:

The Heebee-jeebees - Channel 12
Runner up: Acappella Gold - Renaissance Woman


Collegiate:

Best Female Collegiate Album:

USC Sirens - Surreal
Runner up: Tufts Jackson Jills - Snapshot

Best Female Collegiate Song:

USC Sirens - Special
Runner up: Virginia Sil'hooettes - Snow on the Sahara

Best Female Collegiate Arrangement:

USC Sirens - Ray of Light (Guang Ming Easlon)
Runner up: Tufts Jackson Jills - Here With Me (Elizabeth Countryman)

Best Female Collegiate Soloist:

USC Sirens - Rachel Marotta
Runner up (tie): UC Berkeley Golden Overtones - Kaitlin L'Italien
Runner up (tie): Yale Whim'n Rhythm - Katherine Hamm

Best Mixed Collegiate Album:

Tufts Amalgamates - Juice
Runner up: UPenn Off the Beat - Tribulation

Best Mixed Collegiate Song:

Tufts Amalgamates - I'm Your Baby Tonight
Runner up: Michigan Amazin' Blue - Millennium

Best Mixed Collegiate Arrangement:

Stanford Mixed Company - Someday (Doy Charnsupharindr)
Runner up: UPenn Off The Beat - Angels Would Fall (Ian Lear-Nickum)

Best Mixed Collegiate Soloist:

Tufts Amalgamates - Becky Rubin
Runner up (tie): Northwestern Purple Haze - Molly Fix
Runner up (tie): Stanford Mixed Company - Billie Karel

Best Male Collegiate Album:

Iowa State Shaggy Boys - Take Luck
Runner up: Virginia Tech Juxtaposition - Juxtaposition

Best Male Collegiate Song:

Iowa State Shaggy Boys - Owner of a Lonely Heart
Runner up: Tufts Shanghai Crew - Come Undone

Best Male Collegiate Arrangement:

Tie: Iowa State Shaggy Boys - What Would You Say (Matt Anthoney)
Tie: Middlebury Dissipated Eight - Black or White (Andy Mitton)

Best Male Collegiate Soloist:

University of Virginia Academical Village People - Mark Manley
Runner up: St. Olaf Limestones - Mike Espinoza