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Mile High Vocal Jam In Aurora, CO To Feature American Idol's Blake Lewis

Blake Lewis will appear as a special guest in next weekend’s Mile High Vocal Jam at Hinkley High School in Aurora, CO on October 23rd and 24th.  Blake, a second place runner-up in season 6 of American Idol will be sure to be a great addition to the Jam.  The Mile High Vocal Jam is a fun-filled two day event in its 3rd year of providing memorable experiences for students, and professional/amateur singers looking to learn more about a cappella music.  This year’s Vocal Jam will be held in Hinkley High School’s main auditorium and surrounding classrooms.  The high school is

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Who will YOU bring to AcappellaFest Chicago?

Will it be family and friends? Or perhaps your own aca group? Maybe you want to show those co-workers who chat about American Idol and Glee what a cappella singing is all about? Whoever you bring, if the success of our Detroit show on 10/17 is any indication, they will have a blast at AcappellaFest in Chicago THIS SATURDAY October 24th! MATINEE SHOW (2pm): Headlined by Blue Jupiter EVENING SHOW (8pm): The Bobs MORNING WORKSHOPS (10am): Taught by Blue Jupiter

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Retooling A Cappella

By Catherine P. Lewis, Special to The Washington Post, Friday, April 24, 2009  Throw out any perceptions you have of a cappella music: The images of stuffy Ivy Leaguers propagated by jokes on NBC's "The Office," the quirky house band from the PBS series "Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?" and the classic sound of the 40-year-old British group the King's Singers.

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BobTales: Ahead of the Curve Since 1998?

I wrote my first BobTale in May 1998. Was I ahead of the curve?  I was curvier then than I am now, but that's a GOOD thing.... Was it a Cro-Magnon blog?  The I Chong of Touring was about one of my first concerts with the Bobs - a double bill with The Persuasions at Cincinnati’s Music Hall, part of the Sing, Cincinnati! festival.   I just posted my 34th BobTale in March 2009 – The Best Laid Plans of Moose and Me: The Bobs in Alaska, which begins sweetly, segues into an emergency room visit, and ends with a volcano.

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Concert Review: 2009 Los Angeles Harmony Sweepstakes Regional - April 4, 2009

Sweep Sweep N Sweep Sweep, Yeah Los Angeles Regionals, Harmony Sweepstakes April 4, 2009 By Amy Bob Engelhardt