What an amazing festival in Bend last weekend! Our warmest thanks to our outstanding participating groups: High Schools Sherwood Mixolydians, Oregon City Sound Check, West Linn Fresh Pitch, Lincoln High (Portland) Vivace, South Albany Rebelation!, Whittier Christian, Echo; and College & Beyond Bella A Cappella 10 of Hearts from Bend, Restless Vocal Band from Seattle, ReSistas from Bend, SWOCTET from Southwest Oregon Community College, Furmata A Cappella from University of Washington, and University of Oregon's Mind the Gap!
Warm congratulations to our winners: Mixolydians for High School, Mind the Gap for College & Beyond, and Furmata A Cappella for Audience Favorites!
Deep thanks to the House Jacks, Deke Sharon, and Peter Hollens for sharing so much talent and expertise with our groups!
And warm gratitude to our sponsors who help make our event possible: The Bend Cultural Tourism Fund, Old Mill District, The Oxford Hotel, 1859 Magazine, Enviroshuttle, and Barrio Restaurant. We could not have done this without you all!
We hope to see you next year in beautiful Bend for some more outstanding vocal music!!!
Bend A Cappella Festival staff