A Cappella

Root7 Launches Exit 1

The first track off Root7’s debut album “Exit 1.” Purchase the full album on itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/root7/1269451241 Title: Blown Away Performed by: Root7 Solo: Kayla James Original Artist: Carrie Underwood Songwriters: Chris Tompkins and Josh Kear Arrangement: Joe Antonioli Audio Engineer: Luke Young, Meadowlark Studios Videographer: Scott Barber Film Release Date: June 2017

Quick scholarship and music crossover

Novice musicians can make good music by learning the score, note-for-note, measure-by-measure, and performing it accurately, but great music is created when they listen to the other performers and create a conversation that goes beyond the notation. The same can be said for scholarship, where ideas are shared with melodies…

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Midlife Dissonance

Arranging Party

I am taking a break at the arranging party, letting the pixels dry on the digital scores. This is part of the process: get everything down before going returning and placing everything in an order that tells the musical story. It is essential for a clear eye and a fresh…

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Give it a Beat

An energetic exploration of how to make every precious second of rehearsal time count … and change the way you perform! This active workshop demonstrates exercises that help singers feel the beat and line up complicated rhythms. http://bostonsings.com/#giveitabeat at Roxbury Community College 1234 Columbus Ave Roxbury, MA 02120 Website

O Fame! if I e’er took delight in thy praises

I am taking a break from my CARA judging efforts while Mavericks downloads, a necessary effort in order to explore the Leap Motion. This is a good time to put down thoughts on a few conversations that have happened over this past week and how they relate to the judging…

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Amazing Rehearsals

Saturday July 14, 2012 9:00am – 10:00am @ Music Center at Strathmore (Room C) (5301 Tuckerman Lane North Bethesda, MD 20852) An energetic exploration of how to make every precious second of rehearsal time count … and change the way you perform!http://vocalnation2012.sched.org/event/8ad978ddaaf50e60c990f6040d2d77f7

Amazing Rehearsals

Amazing Rehearsals (Antonioli) Manage! Are you looking for more ways to bring positive energy to a rehearsal, while being productive? Joe will share knowledge from 18 years of directing rehearsals, and demonstrate a few exercises that any group can add to their rehearsal schedule. https://web.archive.org/web/20111107074208/http://sojam.net/workshops/#schedule

The Contemporary A Cappella Society Web Site 2008

Migrated http://www.casa.org from Joomla to Drupal. Project Manager and Developer: Joe Antonioli Stakeholders Group: Joe Antonioli, Alli Brooks, Dave Brown, Stefanie Chase, Christopher Diaz, Matt Emery, Bill Hare, Julia Hoffman, Tim Jones, Amy Malkoff, Amanda Newman, Deke Sharon, Dave Sperandio, Ben Stevens, Chris Tess