High Tide Earns 3 CARA Nominations

The latest TAG CD High Tide has earned three nominations in the 2011 Contemporary A Cappella Recording Awards.  The awards, which are the a cappella world's Grammy, announced the nominations on February 1.  High Tide was nominated for Best High School Album.  Everything I'm Not was nominated as Best High School Song and Taylor Nave was nominated for Best High School Soloists for her singing on Many The Miles.  This marks the third time that TAG albums have been nominated for CARA awards.  For more information on the 2011 CARAs, check out www.casa.org

Here is the complete list of High School nominations:

BEST HIGH SCHOOL ALBUM

Come Alive by Town Criers (Weston HS)
Debate Club by The Jewel Tones (Marblehead HS)
Electrify by Eleventh Hour (Kettering Fairmont HS)
High Tide by The A Cappella Group (Cypress Lake Center for the Arts)
The Acapelican EP by XIV Hours (Durham Academy)

 

BEST HIGH SCHOOL SONG

All the Above” on Come Alive by Town Criers (Weston HS)
Earth” on The Acapelican EP by XIV Hours (Durham Academy)
Everything I’m Not” on High Tide by The A Cappella Group (Cypress Lake Center for the Arts)
Santa Claus is Coming to Town” on The Sing-Off: Harmonies for the Holidays by Eleventh Hour (Kettering Fairmont HS)
“Woods” on Half Step Up by Cary Grove Jazz Choir (Cary Grove HS)

 

BEST HIGH SCHOOL SOLO

Ari Conte for “Gravity” on Debate Club by The Jewel Tones (Marblehead HS)
Colton Jones for “Get Ready” on Electrify by Eleventh Hour (Kettering Fairmont HS)
Jackie Hill for “Autumn Leaves” on Half Step Up by Cary Grove Jazz Choir (Cary Grove HS)
Nolan Neu for “Feeling Good” on Come Alive by Town Criers (Weston HS)
Taylor Nave for “Many the Miles” on High Tide by The A Cappella Group (Cypress Lake Center for the Arts)

 

Congratulations to TAG for earning these honors.  The winners will be announced on April 1.

Summer Audition Alert!!

If you are a current Lee County student and wish to audition for the Center for the Arts, you MUST contact student assignment immediately! We have been informed that they are now enforcing a rule that Lee County students can only audition in February. Unfortunately, we have no control over this decision. Contact them immediately to get yourself cleared to be able to audition and join us here at Cypress.

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TAG Ready to Release 10th Studio Album

TAG spent the end of the school year recording their 10th studio album.  The album is scheduled to be release in September.  Stay tuned for details, including Title, Song List and exact release date.