Manchester singing contest: 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 singing contest Open Mic UK!
Manchester singing competition
NEXT AUDITION VENUE:
Studio 25, Manchester
Judging the Manchester singing contest 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.
Zara – Very confident start to the show, strong vocals and great use of the stage.
Mya Lloyd – Great image, nice use of the stage, working on your mic techniques would enhance the performance even more.
Charlotte – Unique performance with the dancers and well done for persisting on.
Millie Mae Hill – Strong vocals, great performance and confidence showed well on stage.
Erin Leah – Strong vocals, great performance and good stage work.
Jake – Great vocals and guitar skills, happy delivery.
Bobbi Macintyre – Confident vocal performance, don’t forget you can use all of the stage!
Ellie Howell – Good use of the stage with the dancers and strong image, remember to project your voice.
Laura Cook – Nervous at start but the vocals were strong as you got into it, a good performance.
Talia Monnickendam – Good original song, strong performance and confident delivery.
Patrick Wilde – Great image, confident delivery and got the crowd going.
Jake Harper – Great image, good vocals and positive performance.
Amelia Benoit – Beautiful performance, brave to do opera and good vocal control.
Alex Rose – Confident performance of a difficult strong, good vocal control.
Skye Marsh – Great image, nice vocal range, maybe try an upbeat song for next time.
Livvy K – One to watch! Strong vocal, clear diction and a great performance.
Olivia Farley – Lovely image, well thought out performance and good vocals.
Keira Swift – Superb performance, stronger towards the end, very confident.
Loxie – Strong group performance, great image, and more harmonies could enhance your performance.
Tia Butterworth – Excellent vocal performance, nice to see an original song.
Tamara – Great performance, strong vocals, keep practising you have buckets of potential.
Verity Kinnon – Great performance and nice vocal tone.
Georgia Richards – Uplifting performance, good use of the stage, nice vocal range.
Beth Tomkins – Beautiful tone and vocals, pitch perfect.
Dami – Strong vocals, superb image and a great performance.
Aimee Lea – Outstanding vocals, good keyboard skills, what a brilliant way to end a show.
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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