Auditions have passed but we will still consider candidates on a rolling basis. Please contact us at TBDacaVocal@gmail.com for more information.
July 2, 2018
Audition Announcement – TBD a cappella
Metro Detroit area men’s a cappella group, TBD a cappella, is searching for a 2nd Tenor AND/OR a Vocal Percussionist/Beatboxer to begin with the group in August 2018 or sooner. The ideal candidate is between the ages of 21 and 45, has prior contemporary a cappella singing and/or beatboxing experience, and is local to the Detroit Metro area. We are willing to consider younger and older candidates on a case by case basis. Rehearsals have taken place in Brighton, Clarkston, Grand Blanc, Walled Lake, and Lansing in the past. Candidates should have reliable transportation and be able to drive up to an hour away for rehearsals and gigs. Candidates should have flexibility in their schedule for evening rehearsals (typically 6-9pm) and periodic gigs and concerts (2-4 total rehearsals/events per month on average).
2nd Tenor – should be able to sing from an F (below middle C) to an F (above middle C) comfortably and preferably a bit lower and a bit higher as needed. They should be an experienced part singer/harmony singer who reads music well and/or can learn quickly from piano practice tracks. Candidates should be able to part sing in many different popular styles and should be able to carry a solo specifically in the pop, rock, or r&b style. If you are a 2nd tenor who also beatboxes that is a plus but not necessary. Please submit an unlisted youtube video of you singing a 60 second solo (approximately) and an additional video showcasing your beatboxing skills (60 seconds approximately) if you are interested in beatboxing as well. Video submissions should be sent to TBDacaVocal@gmail.com by July 20th, 2018. Extensions can be granted if necessary. Please check with us.
Vocal Percussionist/Beatboxer – ideally our singers will also beatbox with the group but we are open to candidates who only beatbox or want to be a full time beatboxer with a group. Candidates should be able to beatbox in multiple genres including: pop, rock, and r&b. Candidates should have a strong ability to keep time with a group of singers. Please submit an unlisted youtube video of you showcasing your beatboxing skills (60 seconds approximately) if you are interested in beatboxing as well. Video submissions should be sent to TBDacaVocal@gmail.com by July 20th, 2018. Extensions can be granted if necessary. Please check with us.
TBD a cappella consists of singers from all walks of life including teachers and those in the business community. The group performs throughout the metro Detroit area for performances and school workshops small and large, has just released their first EP – 3 pack on iTunes/Spotify/etc and has opened for The Swingles. More information about the group can be found at www.TBDaca.com