KHORIKOS Performs in Eastern Europe's Smetana Litomysl Opera Festival

Our local NYC a cappella ensemble, KHORIKOS, is traveling to

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Tunes To Teens reaches milestone: 10,000 students

After sending CDs to 13 schools in May, Tunes To Teens has now put a cappella music into the hands of over 10,000 junior high and high school singers around th

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Recording Review: Basix's "Diversity"

A cappella world, please make way for Basix’s latest CD Diversity.  Released on August 31, 2009, I had the true pleasure of being one of the only people outside of the group to get my hands on a copy early: about three weeks before the release date.  I would like to start out by saying thank you to the guys of Basix for letting me review Diversity.  This album is ALL ORIGINAL.  Yeah, I know.  “No covers?  What?  It’s not a cappella without covers of the same songs that have been covered about 42 million times.”  Diversity is

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Record a CD: why wait?

We all know that recording technology is cheaper and more accessible than ever. There are many “tips and tricks of recording” articles out there. This is not one of them. This is one director's plea for more groups to take the plunge – get in the studio! The best thing we ever did was record a CD. Recording our first CD was like flipping the switch on our  program... it has unimaginable power. At the heart of why you should record (in my humble opinion) is one sad fact – quality does not matter.