7 Dec 2023, Thu, 8.15pm
NUS Resonance presents a multi-genre repertoire of a cappella songs that will capture the attention of any music lover. With a combination of upbeat pop, power ballads and indie alternative pop songs like Lose You by Sam Smith and Human by Christina Perri, join the group as they take you on a musical journey with just their voices!
Next, be enchanted by the NTU Harmonix, a talented a cappella ensemble that will guide you on a musical journey through some of the most iconic songs today. Elastic Heart is a hauntingly beautiful song that explores the themes of resilience and vulnerability through intricate vocal arrangements. In a medley paying tribute to Rihanna, the queen of pop charts, the ensemble captivates with soulful harmonies and raw emotion. They also narrate a story of self-discovery and transformation, leaving the audience with a profound sense of introspection and hope with She Used to Be Mine, which tugs at the heartstrings. Join them for a night of a cappella magic, where every note is sung from the heart, and the power of the human voice takes centre stage. Get ready to be moved and inspired by the beauty of pure vocal artistry.
Finally, SMU’s premiere a cappella club, SMU VOIX, will conclude this showcase with a bang by performing three songs—What About Us by P!nk, Can’t Sleep Love by Pentatonix and Cheap Thrills by Sia. Their performance is sure to inspire you and have you grooving along.
Formed in 2001, NUS Resonance is the pioneer and premier collegiate a cappella group from NUS. Made up of people bound by a common love for singing, members in NUS Resonance come from diverse musical backgrounds and sing just about anything—from contemporary pop to choral, alternative rock to swing, and even the occasional techno tune.
NTU Harmonix, a vibrant and thriving a cappella family, has truly made their mark on the local music scene. Their harmonious blend of voices, diverse personalities, and colourful vocals set them apart, delivering a coherent and sophisticated sound that leaves audiences spellbound.
As the newly crowned champions of the 2023 A Cappella Championships, Harmonix has not only claimed the top spot in the competition, but also received special awards for best soloist and best arrangement.
With their passion for singing and commitment to musical sensitivity, they continue to entertain and capture the hearts of their audiences, one breathtaking performance at a time.
SMU VOIX is SMU’s premier a cappella club comprising passionate singers and vocal percussionists that seek to achieve greatness in the art form. Using only their voices, they are highly dedicated to presenting performances of high professionalism and entertainment value. SMU VOIX continues to strive for excellence and quality in their performance, bringing joy to whoever hears them within the campus and beyond.
7 Dec 2023, Thu
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