On Feb. 22 at Skidaway Island United Methodist Church, the American Traditions Vocal Competition announced the top five artists selected by the judges to advance to the final round of the competition, which is tonight, Feb. 23, at Historic Savannah Theatre.
The semifinalists each performed three songs from nine different music styles. The remaining contestants who will perform in the final round are:Erica Everett, sopranoBrandon Michael Nase, baritoneRebecca Odorisio, mezzo-sopranoRachel Policar, sopranoMichael Preacely, baritone
"These contestants have brought a tremendous amount of talent to the ATC stage this year for our 25th anniversary and we can't wait to hear these artists during the finals," said ATC board president Danny Cohen. "We look forward to hearing these talented singers continue to demonstrate their abilities not only during the remainder of this competition, but for the rest of their musical careers as well!"
Read more about the competition here.
The finals will be at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23 at the Historic Savannah Theatre, 222 Bull St. in downtown Savannah, following a free Master Class, also at the Savannah Theatre, at 3 p.m. General seating tickets to the finals are $35 each while premium seating tickets are $50 each and can be purchased by visiting www.americantraditionscompetition.com/donate/.