AFRO-AMERICAN MUSIC INSTITUTE CELEBRATES 36 YEARS
Pain Relief Beyond Belief
Time: February 6, 2013 to February 22, 2013
Location: Call for more information
Phone: 412-241-6218 OR 412-719-4120
Event Type: choir, competition
Organized By: Pittsburgh’s Next Generation of Music Legends & N-Motion Entertainment,
Latest Activity: Feb 15, 2013
Pittsburgh, PA –Pittsburgh area high schools will battle it out on stage when Pittsburgh’s Next Generation of Music Legends, in conjunction with N-Motion Entertainment, hosts a Pittsburgh-style music sing off featuring Western Pennsylvania’s premiere high school choirs.
Choirs are encouraged to send in a videotape or DVD of a 3-5 minute-long musical performance. Ten choirs will be selected to perform in a live musical battle. The winning choir will receive a cash prize and the opportunity to open up for Howard University’s Afro Blue, one of America’s most renowned acappella jazz ensembles. Afro Blue gained a new legion of fans world-wide when it competed on the hit NBC TV show “The Sing Off.” Take a look at Afro Blue on “The Sing Off” performing American Boy http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=biNwX2s__pw.
The Live Afro Blue Concert will take place Saturday, April 27, 2013 @ 7:30 pm at the August Wilson Center. Deadline for video entries is February 22, 2013.
Dr. Herbert V.R.P. Jones, executive director of the Pittsburgh Gospel Choir, will lead a panel of judges to select the ten choir finalists.
Videotapes or DVDs should be sent to:
Pittsburgh’s Next Generation of Music Legends
10918 Frankstown Road, Suite 701
Pittsburgh, PA 15235