Enjoy the beautiful harmonies of the best up-and-coming youth quartets during the 2019 Rising Star Quartet Contest! The 2019 Rising Star Quartet Contest will be held during IES 2019 in Manchester, UK.
Saturday, July 27, 2019
Contest begins at 19:00
RNCM Main Concert Hall
124 Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9RD
Tickets can only be purchased on the Sweet Adelines Region 31 IES event website.
- Purchase tickets now!
- Single Ticket: £10.00 (Adults) and £5.00 (Youth)
Ticket sales available until July 27 or until space runs out.
- There are only a limited number of tickets available.
- Cancellations will be refunded 50% until July 12.
- Please note there is no allocation of seat numbers–seating is first come, first served.
- Tickets will be sent by email.
Competitor entry is now closed.
- Rising Star Quartet Contest Order of Appearance (OAP)
- Rising Star Quartet Contest 2019 Official Judging Panel
- Rising Star Quartet Contest Scoring Level Descriptors
- Rising Star Quartet Contest Scoresheets
- Rising Star Quartet Contest Rules and Regulations
- Basic Criteria for Public Performance
- 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.
The Coronet Club's Rising Star Quartet Coaching Program
2019 Queens of Harmony, ClassRing, will help competing quartets find a virtual coach! All competing quartets can take advantage of a one hour virtual coaching session with a member of The Coronet Club.
- The coaching session must occur no later than 30 days before contest date (July 27, 2019).
- To schedule your quartet's virtual coaching session, please contact our Education Department.
Past Rising Star Quartet Contest Results & Performances
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
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Sweet Adelines International
Phone: 1.918.388.8024 • Toll free: 1.800.992.7464