a cappella singing

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Noun1.a cappella singing - singing without instrumental accompanimenta cappella singing - singing without instrumental accompaniment
singing, vocalizing - the act of singing vocal music
gospel singing, gospel - folk music consisting of a genre of a cappella music originating with Black slaves in the United States and featuring call and response; influential on the development of other genres of popular music (especially soul)
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The growing interest in a cappella singing among middle school and high school students - pushed along by such popular entertainment as the "Pitch Perfect" movies and "Glee" TV show - swept through the University of Oregon campus on Sunday.
Newly arrived college freshman Beca (Anna Kendrick) can't seem to find her place in Barden University's dog-eat-dog social scene until she discovers a niche that she never knew she was looking for-the school's struggling a cappella singing group, the Bellas.
Opens Friday THE STARS Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow THE VERDICT A warm-hearted musical comedy set in the competitive world of college a cappella singing.
A THREE-day celebration of a cappella singing, the Voices Festival will take place this weekend.
LIVERPOOL hosts a three-day celebration of a cappella singing next month.
The series will consist of four entertainment events, including a writer and actress, a noted piano performer, an award-winning Israeli film and a local college a cappella singing group.
America's oldest collegiate A Cappella singing group to perform at historic Centennial concert-Jan 31, 2009
Workshops during the weekend will cover not only a cappella singing but other musical areas from beat-boxing to music arranging.
LOS ANGELES, June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Pentatonix, the season 3 winners of the NBC a cappella singing competition series, THE SING-OFF, will release their debut EP, "PTX VOLUME 1," today on Madison Gate Records via iTunes.
L A feast of a cappella singing - The Blackie, Liverpool, today.
The 26 tracks here show the development of gospel from a cappella singing to the use of full rhythm sections in the mid-'50s.
The stage production is currently on tour in North America and is continuing to entice audiences with its infectious rhythms, amazing a cappella singing and athletic dancing.