2017 Singing Competition Sign-Up

The annual TMU Singing Competition is here again! If you love to sing and perform, sign up to compete for the $200 first place prize and $100 second place prize! Contestants can perform as solo artists or in a group.

Please  sign-up in the Office of Student Development by Friday, January 27th  if you are interested in participating.

TMU Singing Competition 

Round 1- Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 8:30pm, Sewell-Plunkett Chapel
Round 2- Monday, February 6, 2017 at 8:30pm, Sewell-Plunkett Chapel
Round 3- Monday, February 13, 2017 at 8:30pm, Sewell-Plunkett Chapel
Round 4- Monday, February 20, 2017 at 8:30pm, Sewell-Plunkett Chapel

Below are the policy and rules for the competition:

Competition Policies

  •  Any TMU student or group of students must register songs and singer(s) prior to event.
  •  Songs will not be allowed if they are in contradiction to the standards of the college.
  •  Singer(s) performance will be no longer than 3 minutes
  • Songs with tracks must be turned in to Chanda Bell by 4:00pm on the day of the event and must be compatible with Apple and I-Tunes.

 Night 1

  • Each registered singer and group will perform one song.
  • Order will be chosen at random, unless extenuating circumstances arise.
  • 4 judges made up of faculty and staff will decide who moves on to Day 2.
  •  Judges will grade the performances on the following areas:
    • Sound- do you sound good?
    • Stage Presence- how comfortable are you on stage?
    • Entertaining- does the crowd like you?

Night 2 and 3

  • Remaining singers/groups perform one song of their choice
  • Judges will grade the performances on the following areas:
    • Sound- do you sound good?
    • Stage Presence- how comfortable are you on stage?
    • Entertaining- does the crowd like you?

Night 4

  • Remaining singers/groups will perform two songs
    • One song of their choice
    • One song of the judge’s choice
    • The crowd, via paper ballot, will choose the final winner.
  • The winning singer/group will receive $200, and the second place singer/group will receive $100.