A CAPPELLA FOR ALL

SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Reduce financial barriers to inspire unity in the vocal music community

ENGAGE WITH THE COMMUNITY

Compete with other scholastic groups, learn from a cappella professionals, and soak in performances from legendary vocal groups.
Connect with the CASA community at one of our regional festivals.

SoJam

Virtual SoJam 2020 was a huge success! Inspiring performances, expert classes, and refreshing community connection. Read more in our wrap-up post here.

Los Angeles A cappella Festival

This year's virtual LAAF will be February 27 & 28. With Early Bird pricing at $30 for an All-Access Pass, give yourself the gift of a cappella this holiday season!

Boston Sings

Stay tuned for more information on Virtual BOSS 2021, coming your way with performances, classes, and networking opportunities!

**CARA SUBMISSIONS DUE DECEMBER 31!**

OUR AWARDS PROGRAMS

There exists an entire community of music-makers that dedicate their time and/or careers to making music with nothing but the human voice. For over 20 years, CASA has been presenting awards to recognize excellence in a cappella music. The annual Contemporary A cappella Recording Awards (CARA) and the annual sing compilation recognize the best of recorded a cappella music. Excellence in video production is recognized at the A cappella Video Awards (AVAs).

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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE REAL GROUP!
2019 LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

GIVING BACK

Our programs and initiatives are driven by volunteers and funded by generous donors. Ready to get involved? Whether you have time, energy, talents, or monetary resources to contribute, find your place in our inclusive, diverse community of a cappella fans.

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Strategic Planning For Your A Cappella Group’s Future: Part 2!

By Alex Alberti

You’ve done it: you have just auditioned your a cappella group’s next set of talented voices; you have found a member to volunteer to serve as your group’s treasurer or…

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Director’s Corner: Social Emotional Learning Strategies

By Melinda Ellis

I have been teaching music to students online 100% remote since August and have made Social Emotional Learning (SEL) a priority in my rehearsals. What is SEL exactly? This is…

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Virtual SoJam 2020 Wrap-Up

By Melinda Ellis

CASA held its first ever virtual a cappella festival a few weeks ago on December 5th and 6th- SoJam 2020! The weekend was full of engaging classes, mind-blowing performances, and…

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Strategic Planning For Your A Cappella Group’s Future: Part 1!

By Alex Alberti

You’ve done it: you have just auditioned your a cappella group’s next set of talented voices; you’ve found a member to volunteer to serve as your group’s treasurer or business…

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Circle Singing: A Profile of Bobby McFerrin

By Paola Munda

In my first article, I used my own words to explain what circle singing is, and what it means to me. Today, I want to introduce you to this incredible…

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Education Round-Up: Week of September 14th, 2020

By Jake Berglin

Welcome to a relatively light week of education at casa.org! On this week’s Education Round-Up, we’re featuring some podcast updates, some useful articles, and a website link for learning how…

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AWARDS NEWSFEED

2021 A Cappella Video Award Results

The following are the winners of the 2020/21 A Cappella Video Awards. Congratulations to all the deserving winning artists! Genre Awards Best Classical / Traditional ...
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2021 A Cappella Video Awards Nominees

The following are the nominees for the 2021 A Cappella Video Awards. Congratulations to all who participated and good luck to the nominees! The final ...
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