SUMMER VOCAL COMPETITION
Introducing our 2021 Sing! Utah Vocal Competition! Think you have what it takes to be a star? Sign up to be a contestant! Winners will receive up to $1,000! Read the info below on how to register.
Saturday, June 19th 12 PM: Video submissions CLOSE
ROUND 2 - Semifinals
Friday, July 2nd, 4 PM - 6 PM: Junior Semifinals
Friday, July 2nd, 7 PM - 9 PM: Youth Semifinals
Saturday, July 3rd, 4 PM - 6 PM: 15+ Semifinals (show 1)
Saturday, July 3rd, 7 PM - 9 PM: 15+ Semifinals (show 2)
ROUND 2.5 (ages 15+ only)
Tuesday July 6th, 2 PM - 4 PM: Live auditions
Wednesday July 7th, 4 PM - 6 PM: Live auditions
Thursday July 8th, 6 PM - 8 PM: Live auditions
Saturday, July 31st, 12 PM - 2 PM: Group A rehearsal (Professional division)
Saturday, August 7th, 12 PM - 2 PM: Group B rehearsal (Professional division)
Saturday, August 14th, 12 PM - 2 PM: Group C rehearsal (Professional division)
Friday, August 20th, 5 PM - 7 PM: Dress rehearsal (Professional division)
ROUND 3 - Finals
Saturday, August 21st, 11 AM - 12:30 PM: Junior division Final Round Concert
Saturday, August 21st, 1 PM - 2:30 PM: Youth division Final Round Concert
Saturday, August 21st, 3 PM - 4:30 PM: Adept division Final Round Concert
Saturday, August 21st, 8 PM - 9:30 PM: Professional division Final Round Concert
Here is an overview of the dates and times of the rounds and rehearsals:
There are four competing divisions:
Junior (ages 4 - 9)
Youth (ages 10 - 14)
Adept (ages 15 & older)
Professional (ages 15 & older)
Round 1: Video Audition (Due Saturday, June 19th, 2021)
Contestants must fill out the form at the bottom of this page in it's entirety, and then pay a non-refundable $30 entry fee, which can be done after filling out the form below.
Contestants will submit a link to a 2-5 minute video of them singing one song of their choice that suits their vocal abilities well. Pop, soul, R&B, or rock genres are preferred, but other styles such as classical or jazz are allowed. Please only submit videos that are on YouTube or Vimeo. Please submit videos that feature you singing without pitch correction or auto-tuning.
Kenya Clark, 2019 Sing! Utah Vocal Competition Finalist
Bailey Schepps, 2020 Sing! Utah Vocal Competition Finalist
Round 2: Semifinals Concert (Friday, July 2nd & Saturday, July 3rd)
Contestants that have advanced to the second round (Semifinals) will be notified by email. For this round, contestants will perform in a live concert setting, in front of judges.
This Semifinal Round Concert will be open to the public, with general admission tickets available for purchase. Junior and Youth contestants may bring one adult to be admitted into the concert for free, as the contestant's guardian. The days, times, and locations of the Semifinal Round Concerts are listed below:
Friday, July 2nd 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (location to be announced)
Friday, July 2nd 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM (location to be announced)
Ages 15+ Semifinals (Show 1)
Saturday, July 3rd 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (location to be announced)
Ages 15+ Semifinals (Show 2)
Saturday, July 3rd 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM (location to be announced)
Round 2.5 (ages 15+ ONLY): Live auditions (July 6th, 7th, & 8th)
Contestants 15 and older that have advanced to Round 2.5 will again be notified by email. This round will determine which contestants will be put into the Adept and Professional divisions. There will be multiple days and times to ensure everyone has an opportunity to find a day and time that works for them. The days, times, and locations are listed below:
Tuesday, July 6th 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM at the Experience Events Center
Address: 1440 N Moon River Dr, Provo, UT 84604
Wednesday, July 7th 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM at The Foundry at TribeHouse
Address: 1064 S N County Blvd Suite 150, Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
Thursday, July 8th 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM at American Preparatory Academy Draper 2
Address: 11938 Lone Peak Pkwy, Draper, UT 84020
Contestants will prepare a 1-minute selection from a song that shows off their voice well. They will also be tested on their ability to harmonize.
Jeff Smith, 2020 Sing! Utah Vocal Competition Winner
Round 3: Final Round Concert (Saturday, August 21st, 2021)
Contestants that have advanced to the final round will again be notified by email. The final contestants of all divisions will perform one song each in a live concert setting, again in front of judges. Professional division contestants will perform with a live band, and will also sing backup vocals on each other's songs (rehearsal required). The competition will take place on Saturday, August 21st, 2021, throughout the day. The location is yet to be determined.
The winning contestants of all divisions will all receive trophies and free time in our recording studio. In addition, the Junior division winner will receive $100, the Youth division winner will receive $200, the Adept division winner will receive $500, and the Professional division winner will receive $1,000.
Contestants in the Professional division must be available for a rehearsal and a dress rehearsal, in order to be ready for the Final Round Concert. They will be organized into groups of four, and all groups will have one rehearsal each. These rehearsal dates will take place on the following afternoons:
Group A rehearsal:
Saturday, July 31st, 12 PM - 2 PM
Group B rehearsal:
Saturday, August 7th, 12 PM - 2 PM
Group C rehearsal:
Saturday, August 14th, 12 PM - 2 PM
All Professional Division contestants must be available for the dress rehearsal, that will take place on:
Friday, August 20th, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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COVID-19 Notice: Due to the current coronavirus outbreak, Sing! Utah is taking a number of precautions to ensure our performers and audience members are safe, while still providing the best possible experience at our 2020 vocal competition. We will be abiding by Utah state's pandemic guidelines and procedures, which you can find here. Please keep in mind that by the time the competition day draws closer, these guidelines may have changed drastically. The venue of the competition may be either indoors, or outdoors depending on the color phase of the state guidelines.
We at Sing! Utah will try our absolute hardest to ensure everyone involved in our competition has a memorable, fulfilling experience they will never forget, despite the current pandemic situation.