ANNUAL VOCAL COMPETITION
Introducing our 2020 Sing! Utah Vocal Competition! Think you have what it takes to be a star? Sign up to be a contestant! Read the info below on how to register.
Registration for the 2020 Sing! Utah Vocal Competition is now closed. Please subscribe to our email newsletters to stay up-to-date on future comptitions and other events!
There are three competing divisions:
Youth (ages 8 - 14)
Adept (ages 15 & older)
Professional (ages 15 & older)
Round 1: Video Audition (Due Saturday, July 18th, 2020)
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 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
Round 2: Live Auditions (July 20th, 21st, and 22nd)
Contestants that have advanced to the second round will be notified by email. 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:
Monday, July 20th 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM at the Experience Event Center (final concert location!)
Address: 1440 N Moon River Dr, Provo, UT 84604
Tuesday, July 21st 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM at The Foundry at TribeHouse
Address: 1064 S N County Blvd Suite 150, Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
Wednesday, July 22nd 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM at American Preparatory Schools Office
Address: 12894 S. Pony Express Rd. Suite 600, Draper, UT 84020
Contestants will prepare a 1-minute selection from a song that shows off their voice well. It can be sung acapella, with a track, or with an instrument. We will have a keyboard there contestants can use if they wish.
Contestants in the Professional division may be tested on their aural/ear training skills such as harmonizing with other singers, or how well they can read charts.
Round 3: Sing! Utah Summer Concert (Saturday, August 22nd, 2020)
Ryan Johnson, 2019 Sing! Utah Vocal Competition Winner
Contestants that have advanced to the final round will again be notified by email. The final contestants of each division will prepare and perform one song each at the final concert, as well as sing backups for other contestants. The competition will take place on Saturday, August 22nd, 2020 at the Experience Event Center in Provo (1440 N Moon River Dr, Provo, UT 84604). The "Professional" age level contestants will perform with a live band. The winner of the competition will be decided by a panel of non-biased judges. The winning contestants of each age group will all receive trophies, and the winning contestant of the Professional age group will win a grand prize of $500, a trophy, and free time in a professional recording studio.
Contestants in the professional division who have made it to round three must be available for three rehearsals. These rehearsal dates will take place on the following afternoons:
Saturday, August 1st, 2020
Saturday, August 8th, 2020
Saturday, August 15th, 2020
All contestants must be available for the dress rehearsal, that will take place on:
Friday, August 21st, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Please fill out all the fields listed below
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.