1. Back to Basics: The Importance of Traditional Choral Singing

    Back to Basics: The Importance of Traditional Choral Singing

    Mar 2, 2020

    Contemporary singing ensembles are rapidly gaining popularity in scholastic music programs. It seems that every school now has a pop or a cappella program alongside their traditional ensembles. Is the classical sound getting lost in the mix?

  2. The Benefits of Competition

    The Benefits of Competition

    Apr 25, 2019

    Competition. Is there anything more magical than going up on stage and performing for your peers and a panel of judges?

  3. The Anatomy Of A Competition Set

    The Anatomy Of A Competition Set

    Apr 12, 2019

    When it comes to a performance, especially a competitive set, the best groups meticulously craft every second, from beginning to end. Here's what goes into an award-winning show:

  4. What It Takes To Be the Best

    What It Takes To Be the Best

    Mar 11, 2019

    Each day, in schools around the country, students enter a classroom and create music using their voices or any number of instruments. Starting with simple unison songs and plastic recorders, America’s youth can quickly advances to include repertoire from the world’s finest composers. It’s part of everyone’s education at some point, but what does it take to really be the best?

  5. BHS Singing Category: The Importance Of The Ensemble

    BHS Singing Category: The Importance Of The Ensemble

    Jun 21, 2018

    BHS Orlando is almost here, and we’re here to help you dig a little deeper into the scoring system that will crown new International Champions. Today we’re looking at the third and final category: singing.

  6. BHS Performance Category: Authenticity Is King

    BHS Performance Category: Authenticity Is King

    Jun 20, 2018

    BHS Orlando is almost here, and we’re here to help you dig a little deeper into the scoring system that will crown new International champions. While the rulebook is a long and complicated beast that can take years to master, we’re giving you the CliffsNotes version.