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2014 TeenStar Manchester Area Final Mid-Teen feedback

Manchester music competition

Manchester music competition: The 2014 TeenStar Area Finals took place this weekend in Manchester at The Royal Northern College of Music and saw the best teen and pre-teen singers, songwriters and solo artists from Manchester and its surrounding areas take to the stage in an effort to gain a place in the 2014 TeenStar Grand Final!

The contestants performed in front of a music industry judging panel who have provided each of the acts with feedback on their performance to help them improve future performances.

If you’re interested in getting feedback from a music industry judging panel, Open Mic UK have just released their 2014 audition dates with the Manchester audition details shown below, so click here to enter Manchester music competition Open Mic UK!

Manchester singing competition

NEXT AUDITION VENUE:

Studio 25, Manchester

Church Street
Manchester,
M4 1PE

Date:

Sunday 24th August

Click here to enter the Open Mic UK Manchester singing competition!

TEENSTAR MUSIC INDUSTRY JUDGING PANEL

Judging the Manchester music competition were:
•    Aziz Ibrahim – guitarist with The Stone Roses, Paul Weller and Simply Red
•    Asher Halle – BRIT Award judge and director of Green Pepper Junction Records
•    Melvin Lyons from Bling Studios
•    Adam Steel - Head of Studio and Post-Production at Banter Studio
•    Darran Barker from Sound Consultancy

Please be aware that the views expressed by judges are opinions and subjective to that particular judging panel. These views in no way reflect the views of TeenStar, and are published with a view to being beneficial to the performing acts.

TEENSTAR MUSIC INDUSTRY FEEDBACK – MID-TEEN

Abbie Robinson O’Neill - Great start to the show, good keyboard skills and strong voice.

Jess Henry- Great image, good vocals, remember to make use of the stage.

Claudia Preece- Great crowd interaction, a good use of the stage and nice vocals.

Megan S- Good vocals, nice delivery, don’t forget to tune your guitar before a performance.

Georgia Mushet- Mature voice, good performance, try to make more eye contact.

Lewis Maxwell- Intro was outstanding, good guitar skills and great vocal range.

Eve Amelia- Beautiful voice, be confident with it, try to use more of the stage.

Miss Jenem- Fabulous image, confident performance and great vocals.

Nelly- Cool image, confident performance but remember to warm up to avoid flat notes.

Tom Walker- Strong stage presence, great guitar skills, nice quirky vocals.

Ellie Grant- Great husky vocal delivery, nice image, be confident with your voice.

TEENSTAR 2014 MANCHESTER MUSIC COMPETITION FEEDBACK - MID-TEEN

Alex Karalius- Great image, strong stage presence and a great performance.

Tiffancy Spencer- Good image, nice vocals and confident performance despite initial feedback issue.

Kyrone Richards- Amazing performance, pitch perfect vocals, strong image, but don’t forget to smile!

Bambie- Great image, good use of the stage and good vocal tone.

Gabriel- Good guitar work, captivating performance and querky vocals.

Lucy Moore- Amazing vocal, great image and strong all round performance.

Brittany Davies- Great vocal range, lovely stage aura and good guitar skills.

Natasha Hall- Passionate performance, strong vocals, image could benefit from some attention.

Emily Middlemas- Amazing vocals, great performance, cool image, raised the bar.

Jade Straiton- Good vocal delivery, enjoyable performance and good use of the stage.

Tabitha Jade- Great original song, good guitar work and a very positive performance.

Chloe Coverdale- Very good vocals, good use of the stage and a confident performance.

Esme- Beautiful original song, amazing vocal tone and a cool, individual image.

MANCHESTER MUSIC COMPETITION – ENTER NOW

The winning acts from the TeenStar Manchester Area Final showcase will now be performing at the Grand Final on Saturday 19th July at National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham, B40 1NT!

Come along and see the best unsigned talent from across the UK!

For your chance to perform in front of music industry judges, enter singing competition TeenStar now!

Alternatively, check out details for nationwide music competition Open Mic UK here, for which the auditions begin in August.

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