• Southern California Vocal Association

Close Harmony Festival

Event: Close Harmony Festival, sponsored by SCVA

Date: Saturday, February 24, 2024
Time: 9:00am - morning and afternoon rehearsal & clinic; 4:00pm public performance with The Westminster Chorus and the Masters of Harmony

Location: Cabrillo High School, 2001 Santa Fe Avenue, Long Beach

Cost: $35.00 per singer for early registration by February 2, 2024 (school/booster checks payable to "SCVA")
Use PayPal or mail checks to:
    Marco Rodriguez
    c/o Madison Elementary School
    515 Ashtabula Street
    Pasadena, CA 91104

Registration Deadline: February 2, 2024

Target Age Range: Primarily High School, but we have also had Junior High, Middle School and Collegiate singers participate, and they had a great time.

Show Tickets: $10.00 general admission, available at the door on the day of the event

Contact: Marco Rodriguez
e-mail: marcoantoniorodriguezjr@gmail.com

Please print, sign and return the Parental Consent and Medical Release Form: Parental Consent & Medical Release Form

Schedule (day of event)
9:00 - 10:00 : Registration (name tags and T-shirts)
10:00 - 11:00 : Introductions, warm-up and demonstration of the barbershop style
11:00 - 12:00 : Rehearsal (including a short break)
12:00 - 12:45 : Lunch (provided)
12:45 - 1:45 : Sectional rehearsals; separate session for the choral directors
1:45 - 2:00 : Break
2:00 - 3:30 : Final rehearsal
3:30 : Auditorium doors open
4:00 - 5:00 : Showtime

What to Expect
Lots of singing, lots of fun
Have your music substantially learned, since we will be singing everything by memory during the performance

Important: We cannot be responsible for any personal belongings, such as iPods, iPads, mobile phones, digital cameras, etc., so please leave those devices at home.