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SOUTHAMPTON/PORTSMOUTH SINGING CONTEST FOR TEENAGERS - Feedback for the TeenStar 2013 Southampton/Portsmouth auditions!

Southampton/Portsmouth singing contest for teenagers, TeenStar has provided music industry feedback for singers at the Southampton/Portsmouth TeenStar auditions, which took place at Ferneham Hall. The 2013 auditions for the Southampton/Portsmouth singing contest for teenagers, TeenStar, saw the best teenage singers, songwriters and solo artists from Southampton/Portsmouth and its surrounding areas take to the stage in their bids to impress a music industry judging panel and capacity crowd. With a place in the TeenStar 2013 Regional Finals up for grabs, the contestants who took part in the Southampton/Portsmouth singing contest for teenagers had a lot to play for!

Judging the Southampton/Portsmouth singing competition for teenagers were international singer Rosalind Fountain, Sam Black from Vocademy, Express FM presenter David Gates, and Head of Future music Chris Grayston.

Southampton/Portsmouth singing contest for teenagers: Find industry feedback below. Please be aware 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. Please take the feedback on board with a view to helping in the future.

SOUTHAMPTON/PORTSMOUTH SINGING CONTEST FOR TEENAGERS – 13-15 category

Isabelle Moulsdale – A very confident and powerful performance. Good image. Be careful with tuning at points though.

Casey Gale – Smooth velvet tone. Take care with all the notes - not just the high ones.

Rebecca Lacey – Well done on your original song, although the guitar was out of tune which affected the performance.

Beth Parvin – Need to work on getting more projection to the voice. Need to keep performing and practicing to become more confident.

Billy Tee – Nice smooth voice. Pop star looks! Not sure the song suited you - would have worked on making the song your own - perhaps speed it up a little.

Chelsea Lane – A confident and powerful vocal.

Alisha Ayles – Confident voice but don’t stand with legs crossed – you might fall over! Try and show a little more expression in your performance.

Courtney Buchanan – Good expression. Got the feeling she connected to the song. Thoughtful, interesting performance. Project the voice more. Nice sense of feeling and timing.

Sophie Peacock – Strong voice but needed more control. Maybe it was due to nerves. Try and put some performance into it early on.

Mia – Very nervous – keep performing to overcome nerves.

Rachel Matthams – Lovely tone and a well interpreted acoustic version - made it her own. Confident performance.

Chloe – Pretty voice.

Kelsey – Natural performer.

SOUTHAMPTON/PORTSMOUTH SINGING CONTEST FOR TEENAGERS – 13-15 category

Lucy – Fabulous, wanted to hear more.

Lacey – You gave it your all. Be careful you don’t lose tuning and pitch.

Georgina Hill – Sweet tone. Performance needed a bit more excitement.

Gabriella Gibbs – Great image. Felt a little disgruntled in places. Let the feeling flow through the song.

Keighley Smith – Work on the keys to be more fluent as the performance could have flowed better.

Maisey – Need to act this song up even more to make it funny.

Ria – Good song. Have confidence, believe in yourself and perform it more!

Abbie – Well done for writing your song. You need to project your voice more.

Abi Marchant – Sweet voice. Good confidence playing guitar. Nice song! Try projecting more.

Carew – Nice tone. Some strong elements. Maybe would have chosen a different song.

Grace – Lovely smile. Happy performance – well projected.

Iona – Try to perform the song more and make it your own. It’s a song we hear a lot.

Kimberley – Try not to mimic Christina, We want to hear your own voice. You have a pretty voice.

Sophie Black - Lovely voice. Now you need to add some performance and an image to match.

Heather – I like your song choice – try to put more expression and performance into your performance.

Jessamie – Different – cough spoilt otherwise what was a great performance!

Amy – Nice sound – smile!

Clarine Harrington – Need to build on strengthening the vocal to project more.

SOUTHAMPTON/PORTSMOUTH SINGING CONTEST FOR TEENAGERS - Enter Now!

All successful acts from the 2013 TeenStar auditions will be performing at the TeenStar 2013 Regional Finals at Ferneham Hall on Sunday 14th April.

Come along to the Regional Finals to see the best unsigned talent in Southampton/Portsmouth!

Don’t miss out on the Southampton/Portsmouth singing contest for teenagers! You can enter TeenStar now.

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