HomeUNL a cappella groups invited to compete in national competition

From The Web's picture

It takes a certain kind of musician to forgo all instrumental accompaniment and rock a tune with the pipes he or she was born with.

The Varsity Vocals International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella (ICCA) offers college a cappella groups the opportunity to measure their skills against a cappella ensembles from around the world.

This year, all three University of Nebraska-Lincoln a cappella groups qualified for the ICCA’s quarterfinals which will be held in six to-be-determined locations. Contestants are to be informed of their exact competition site later this week. To be considered, groups were asked to submit an application, an entrance fee and a video of their members singing three or four songs.

UNL groups, Bathtub Dogs and Rocktavo, have regularly qualified for the national tier of the competition in years past and this year they’ve made the cut again.

Read the rest