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Ask Deke: How do you, as an arranger, catch the audience's attention? How do you become known as an arranger?

Monday, May 29, 2017 - 09:00
Q: What is the best way of getting known as an arranger outside of your immediate area? Also separate question, what's the best way to arrange an effective intro? What are some strategies...

Ask Deke: How can my group (1) help bring attention to a cappella and (2) survive over a sustained period of time?

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 09:01
Q: Hi Deke! How can groups / people / aca-lovers in countries like Australia and New Zealand help bring acapella more attention, and secondly, what does an acapella group need to do to survive over...

Ask Deke: How does a new group get their name out there?

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 09:00
Q: My group is still pretty new. What tips do you have for us to get our name out there? Thanks a lot,Tyler   A: Hi Tyler, Welcome to the family! I say this because in many ways a...

Ask Deke: What can make a good arrangement an outstanding arrangement?

Monday, April 17, 2017 - 09:00
Q: What can make a good arrangement an outstanding arrangement?   A: Too often arrangers think of arrangements in terms of their involvement in it: how can I make the chords more interesting?...

The Bobs Receive the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award

Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 05:03
"The Bobs are the singular most important a cappella group to the development of contemporary a cappella - bar none."~ Deke Sharon  The Contemporary A Cappella Society was pleased to present...

2017 Contemporary A Cappella Recording Award Winners

Monday, April 3, 2017 - 15:29
The following are the winners of the 2017 Contemporary A Cappella Recording Awards. Congratulations to all the deserving winning groups and individuals! Special Awards Best Debut Album...

2017 Contemporary A Cappella Recording Award Nominees

Monday, February 6, 2017 - 15:44
[ CARA Nominees: congratulations! Want to celebrate your nomination with CASA? Come to BOSS! We'll be celebrating in style with a Red-Carpet Event and live awards presentation! Visit bostonsings.com...

2017 A Cappella Video Award Winners

Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 23:04
The following are the winners of the 2017 A Cappella Video Awards. Congratulations to all the deserving winning artists! Special Awards Nominations Outstanding Collaborative Video Winner: "Hamilton...

2017 A Cappella Video Award Nominees

Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 22:20
The following are the nominees for the 2017 A Cappella Video Awards. Congratulations to all who participated and good luck to the nominees! The winners will be announced on February 4 at a live...

sing 13: SUPERSTITION is here! Get your copy today.

Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 01:28
CASA is pleased to announce the tracks to be selected for sing 13: SUPERSTITION! The selection committee listened to more than 180 submissions and almost 1200 tracks to curate this year's...