Congratulations to our Second Place Winners!
Kyle Tolbert of York County - High School Division
Jemarius Evans of Laurens County - Middle School Division
Ansley Burns of Pickens County - Elementary Division
Brionah Pride of Lander University, Greenwood County - Adult Division
Samantha Shaw & Kristin Rothell of Anderson County - Duet Division
The finalists who competed for Best Singer in the State 2016 were -
ELEMENTARY DIV: Ansley Burns, Ally Cannon, Jacob Donnan, Julia Higginbotham,
Ellen King Khaleah Mayes, Kori Scott, Shelbie Spencer-Hamilston MIDDLE SCHOOL DIV: Connor Babcock,
Dixie Barnes, Kathryn Capili, Audrey Dickson, Jermarius Evans, Camden Hays, Jack Higginbotham,
HIGH SCHOOL DIV: Jaden Bishop, Nick Boggs,
Ashton Brown, Fionna Childress, Nathan Fowler, Amber Hembree, Emily Schultz, Kyle Tolbert
ADULT DIV: Travis Dillard, Maria Luisa Dugena,
Shedrika Earle, Griffin Lewis, Luis Martinez, Brionah Pride, Nyeshia Robinson, Valisa Smith DUETS: Dixie Barnes & Emily Schultz, Brianna & Fionna Childress, Jermarius Evans & Amber Hembree, Ella Hennessee & Mary Johnson, Jennifer Ouellette & Robert Dockendorff, Samantha Shaw & Kristin Rothell
Valisa received the Ingles Award of Excellence $2500 grand prize package and title of Best Singer in the State! In each division: 1st Place received $200 prize and trophy, 2nd Place received trophy/plaque award.
Competition Prep Class
Small group classes will start in November and run for 3 weeks. Each week learn new ways to improve your voice, pitch, range, and performance skills. You don’t want to miss these short courses…sign up now by calling 864.325.8774 and tell ‘em you want to reserve your seat. All payments are due during the first 10 min. of orientation on the first day of class. Class sizes are limited to 10 per schedule.
Schedule A: Youth, Tuesdays, Nov. 22, Nov. 29, & Dec. 6. Time: 6:00 – 6:55 pm.
Schedule B: Adults, Tuesdays, Nov. 22, Nov. 29, & Dec. 6. Time: 7:00 – 7:55 pm.
Call 864.3258774 to reserve your seat at one of these powerful vocal performances workshops.
Some of last season's highlights....
See more photo highlights from last year's competition
One School District is Best Singer in the State School Spirit Award
Recipient Pitch Doctors presents
Anderson One with a check for over $1000.00. Anderson One had the
highest number of students to audition for the Fall 2015 competition
season. Way to go, Anderson One!
If your school district would like to participate, contact Coach
Robert at 864-325-8774 or Brenda Covert at 864-325-7374.
See highlights from the 2014 Arizona Open Children's Classic Concert
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