Sing City 2021
Sing City 2021 is an amazing opportunity for young people in Nottingham City to share and showcase their talent, improve their skills and have a chance to be featured in the Nottingham Music Service Christmas in the City concerts.
Sing City 2021 Winners
Winner: Holly Jewitt Maurice (Bilborough College)
Highly Commended: Lowri Ffion Davies (Confetti)
Commended: Lydia Mae Howlett (Bilborough College)
14 and Under:
Winner: Jude Forsey (Fernwood School)
Highly Commended: Jess Bott (Fernwood School)
Thank you to everyone who took part this year. We are so proud of all our young people and wish you all the very best with your singing! Also a massive thank you to the amazing ROB.GREEN for leading the Sing City workshop this year. The workshop took place online on 4th November, 2021 at 7pm and offered excellent guidance on backing tracks, live accompaniment, recording, mixing, lighting and storytelling.
Sing City is our annual competition for singers aged 11-19 who attend Nottingham City secondary schools, academies and colleges. It is an excellent opportunity to show off your talent and get constructive feedback from music professionals.
Sing City 2020 Winners
The competition featured 14 entrants and the standard of performance was so high the judges were forced to announce winners in two categories along with highly recommended performers:
Winners of the Senior Category: Mia Patterson, Chrissy Parkin, Lowri-Ffion Davies
Highly Recommended: Josephine Harriot
Winner of the Under-14 Category: Lily Mae Evans
High Recommended: Tasha Bott
Lowri-Ffion Davies and Mia Patterson were also featured in the Christmas in the City 2020 concert video! After the competition, all entrants will continue to get the chance to take part in more workshops around performance, song writing and using vocal creative with some amazing local artists
Vocal Workshop with Rob Green!
A massive thank you to singer/songwriter and long-time friend of Nottingham Music Hub, Rob Green! Rob Green led the first workshop looking at lyrics and how to effectively communicate and deliver their meanings and emotions. Rob has performed at countless online festivals and events since the lockdown started, and he was incredibly helpful in explaining how best to perform and record a live performance at home.