Rising Star Quartet Contest
July 27, 2019

Royal Northern College of Music
Manchester, UK

Sweet Adelines International welcomes members and non-members ages 25 and younger to compete in the 2019 Rising Star Quartet Contest! The contest will be held on July 27, 2019 during Sweet Adelines 2019 International Education Symposium (IES) in Manchester, UK.

Enter the 2019 Rising Star Quartet Contest:


  • First Place $2,000 USD
  • Second Place $1,000 USD
  • Third Place $500 USD

Prizes are awarded by the Young Singers Foundation, an official charity of Sweet Adelines International.

Rising Star Quartet Contest Resources:

2018 Rising Star Quartet Contest Results:

Congratulations to Hot Pursuit, the 2018 Rising Star Champion Quartet!

Tenor: Michaela Olson
Lead: Tessa Walker
Baritone: Melody Hine
Bass: Candra Rice
From Atlanta, GA., and Cleveland, TN., USA





Permission to Post:

  • Any competitor interested in posting their Rising Star competition performance on YouTube, social media and/or website must have Sweet Adelines International’s written permission before posting and sharing.

  • Please complete survey to request permission.


  • Please contact Competition Services at Sweet Adelines International Headquarters.
    Email: competition@sweetadelines.com • Phone: 1.918.388.8024 • Toll free: 1.800.992.7464