At the group’s final performance of the tour, they sang to a completely full house, giving them the idea for the name of their upcoming album, “Standing Room Only”. Lexi Walker), Drag Me Down + As Long as You Love Me Mashup, Christmas Eve- Sarajevo 12-24 (a cappella tribute to Trans-Siberian Orchestra), One Single Bell (feat. As seen on NBC's the Sing-Off! With Ahlander and Boyce providing the vision, and Lex providing much-needed musical direction, the first three years proved equally successful for the student-run group. overrideTextAlignment= At the semi-finals in Los Angeles, Vocal Point again placed first.

overrideTextColor= They were accompanied by Stevens. BYU Vocal Point. Crockett’s four years in VP had provided him plenty of opportunities to hone his leadership and sound engineering skills. For the next 6 years, Vocal Point performed in a variety of landmark performances and highlights: first performances at BYU-Idaho (in 2009 and 2011); first BYU football game halftime show; at the Centennial Boy Scouts of America Jamboree at Fort A.P. The group’s success under James’s leadership didn’t stop there. Nonstop [CD] - BYU Vocal Point. The group appeared at BYU’s well-known Homecoming Spectacular, as well as its first at BYU devotional. [8] As a result of their participation in the show, the group was featured in a CNN article discussing how the group represented BYU and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Released in 2020, this brand new self-titled album is a fresh, fun, phenomenal, statement that VP is back and better than ever. Vocal Point is Brigham Young University's world-renowned, Emmy Award-winning, nine-man contemporary a cappella group whose music been described to by some as "an optical illusion for your ears." [1] Boyce and Ahlander became introduced to modern a capella while visiting the Eastern United States, where a capella had become popular among colleges. The group made its first recording (“If Rocks Could Sing”) and went on its first tour that same year. In 2001, co-founder Bob Ahlander returned to the scene to take the reins as director of Vocal Point. The Jerusalem movie set nearby Goshen is the backdrop for a new Christmas music video produced by BYU students in partnership with an interfaith group called "Faith Counts.". In 2011, the group placed fifth on NBC's third season of The Sing Off. Group Schedule Vocal Point is a 1-credit class scheduled on M/W/F from 2-4 pm (both F/W semesters) with some Saturday morning rehearsals. [11] Competing in the 2006 ICCA competition, the group was awarded first place in the quarterfinals and semifinals before winning first place at the ICCA finals in the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York [12], Directed by Buck Mangum, in early 2011, Vocal Point again competed in the ICCA. Producing digital media content became a focus of the group. Everything about this record is world–class: the performances, the arrangements, the production, the energy—it’s honestly just so good.
Most notable was Vocal Point’s performance on NBC’s The Sing-Off, where the 2010-2011 group competed against 15 other A cappella groups in Los Angeles before a panel of celebrity judges. $15.00. [17], Discography from 2004 to present was retrieved from BYU Music Store. http://byuvocalpoint.com/ This CD from BYU Vocal Point brings together seven a cappella songs from their recent hit music videos, including a mashup of songs from the movie The Greatest Showman and a medley of songs from the movie Beauty and the Beast (featuring guest vocalist Lexi Walker). [4], Before 2017, there were no awards related to a cappella music videos.

Brigham Young University’s nine-man a cappella sensation has performed in front of millions on NBC’s The Sing-Off, on YouTube, and in concerts around the United States. The following year, 2005-06, was a banner year for Vocal Point. BYU University Communications Print your new sheet music instantly or sync your digital sheet music to our FREE apps for iOS, Android or desktop and interact with your sheet music anywhere with in-app transposition, text & highlighter markup, adjustable audio/video playback and so much more. BYU Vocal Point. By Brooke Adams. BYU Vocal Point Goes the Distance with The All-American Boys Chorus in new video. After a wildly popular run on the show in which the group produced all their own arrangements (rather than relying on the show’s in-house music producers), Vocal Point made it to the top 5 and won critical acclaim for their performances. The group had several key performances during this time, including a series of successful concerts in the de Jong Concert Hall on BYU campus, as well as the group’s first New Year’s Eve performance at the Tabernacle on Temple Square. overrideCardHideByline= BYU Vocal Point is a nine-member, male a cappella group at Brigham Young University (BYU). They have performed before millions on national television on NBC's The Sing-Off, in … Brigham Young University's award-winning nine-man a cappella sensation brings together a collection of songs from their popular fun and inspiring YouTube music videos. The EP also includes favorite Christian hymns/songs "It Is Well with My Soul," "In Christ Alone," and "I Stand All Amazed," in addition to "You Will Be Found" from the Broadway musical 'Dear Evan Hansen' and a mashup of EDM favorites. The members of the group that competed in the show were Michael Christensen, McKay Crockett, Keith Evans, Tyler Sterling, Tanner Nilsson, Robert Seely, Ross Welch, Ben Murphy, and Jake Hunsaker. While Vocal Point showcases mostly popular songs from yesterday and today in their concerts, the group always includes a few hymns and inspirational songs.
BYU Vocal Point has been described as an "optical illusion for your ears."

Now for the first time, Vocal Point's music of praise and worship is featured exclusively on its own album. After Thanksgiving, Laina Walker went to LA to rehearse for a national television appearance.

➤ Download / Stream on your favorite music services➤ Buy the CD on BYUMusicStore.com. Vocal Point was founded in 1991 by two students at Brigham Young University. It was a whirlwind 24 hours for members of BYU Vocal Point and The All-American Boys Chorus as the two groups collaborated on their latest music video that almost wasn't. At the end of that year, the group took home three Pearl Awards from the Faith Centered Music Association for “Sacred Recorded Song of the Year,” “Group Recording Artist of the Year” and “Performing Artist of the Year.”. The group also hosted a successful celebration in honor of Vocal Point’s 15th Anniversary. The group was so popular that the Director of the School of Music at BYU thought it should be an official part of the University. Founded in 1991, Vocal Point's inventive style, innovative arrangements, and incredible vocal percussion continue to wow audiences everywhere. Vocal Point is Brigham Young University's world-renowned, Emmy Award-winning, nine-man contemporary a cappella group whose music been described to by some as "an optical illusion for your ears." 108K likes. “Vocal Point” is the latest album in VP’s discography. Everything about this record is world–class: the performances, the arrangements, the production, the energy—it’s honestly just so good. ", Tarzan Medley: Two Worlds / Son of Man / Strangers Like Me / Trashin' the Camp / You'll Be in My Heart, One Direction Medley: Best Song Ever / One Thing / Kiss You / Steal My Girl / What Makes You Beautiful / Story of My Life / Little Things, The Greatest Showman (A Cappella Mashup) - The Greatest Show / Come Alive / Rewrite the Stars / This Is Me, You Will Be Found (from Dear Evan Hansen), EDM A Cappella Mashup - Good Feeling / Clarity / Outside / Levels / Runaway (U & I) / Blackout / Enjoy the Ride, Beauty and the Beast Medley (feat. The group’s first pop music video, “Brave”, began a string of music videos that launched Vocal Point from a few thousand subscribers in 2012 to over 350K in 2018!