Amanda Roeder

Episode 37 – Amanda Roeder

What better time to highlight educators in the a cappella community than right now? In Episode 37, we sit down with Amanda Roeder, the choir director at Chelmsford High School who works with The Crescendos and The Thursdays as well as many a cappella events in the Boston area.

To learn more about the Chelmsford A Cappella , visit: https://chelmsfordacappella.org/

Brittany Russell

Episode 36 – Brittany Russell

One of the many purposes of art is to challenge yourself and your audience and sometimes that spurs a little controversy. Brittany Russell and Gestalt are making waves and that’s one of the topics of discussion in Episode 36 .

Learn more about Gesalt: https://www.gestaltacappella.com/
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Leslie Kekuewa

Episode 35 – Leslie Kekuewa

This week on Episode 35, we went a little unconventional. Leslie Kekuewa and Pitches Be Crazy don’t fit the mold of typical a cappella and they embrace it in a way we hope more singers will. Tune in for an interview that talks diving in, real commitment, and putting on a show.

To learn more about Pitches Be Crazy, visit: https://www.wemakedopenoise.com/

McKinley Merritt

On Episode 34, Amanda and Rachael sit down with former Acaville Radio Intern, McKinley Merritt, who was a founder of VOLT. Explore the process of concept through finding success in the collegiate scene, with great tips on getting your own collegiate group off the ground.

To learn more about VOLT, visit https://www.facebook.com/VOLTutk/

Lisa McNulty

Episode 33 – Lisa McNulty

On Episode 33, Amanda and Rachael chat with Lisa McNulty. From classical training at Peabody Conservatory to blazing trails with Ember, Lisa is one to watch. Listen in to find out why!

Learn more about ember at https://www.embervocals.com/

Shannon McNulty

Episode 32 – Shannon McNulty

A teacher. A director. A performer. At the heart of the huge undertaking that is The National A Cappella Convention

For Episode 32 of Vocal HERspective, Amanda and Rachael sit down with Shannon McNulty, to talk about all of these things and more.

To learn more about the National A Cappella Convention and the AEA, visit:

Shelley Regner

Episode 31 – Shelley Regner

Vocal HERspective is back tonight with the one, the only, Shelley Regner! Rachael and Amanda got to sit down with this lovely human who happened to be a part of Pitch Perfect and DCappella. Seriously, she’s the sweetest PLUS she has lots of great thoughts to share. A must-listen episode!

Learn more about Shelley at https://www.facebook.com/shelleyregnerofficial/

Donna McKay

On Episode 30, International President of Harmony, Incorporated , Donna McKay, sits down with Amanda to talk the past, present, and future of barbershop and Harmony, Inc.

Learn more about Harmony, Inc at www.harmonyinc.org.

Jo Eteson

Episode 29 – Jo Eteson

This week we’re sitting down with Jo Eteson, longtime soprano of The Swingles. We could elaborate for hours about her talent and experience, but we’ll just leave it at: she is a living legend. And an incredibly kind and generous legend at that.

Learn more about The Swingles at http://www.theswingles.co.uk/

The Crescendos

Episode 28 – The Crescendos

A relatively new group, The Crescendos have wasted no time making big strides. This young group out of Chelmsford High School are recent winners of their ICHSA quarterfinal, and a shining example of the newest generation of a cappella singers.