The results of the competition Moscow Spring A Cappella-2019

On May 12, the International Festival and Competition of a cappella singing Moscow Spring A Cappella finished. This year, a record-breaking 7.4 million people visited our festival (almost half a million more than last year). 195 performers from 40 Russian regions and 26 countries, including the USA, Germany, Austria, Great Britain, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Finland, Israel, Puerto Rico, Paraguay, China, the Republic of Korea, South Africa, Turkey, and Philippines came to Moscow to participate in the competition.

In total, festival-goers enjoyed 1800 hours of live singing!

Big Amphitheater of Zaryadye Park became the main festival stage. 100 solo singers and music ensembles participating in the competition, as well as members of the jury, famous singers and musical figures featuring Valeria, Varvara, soloist with the Mariinsky Theatre Vasily Gerello, Leonid Ovrutsky, and many others performed there. On May 11, the contest winners were announced. Here they are!

Grand Prix

Six Appeal (США)

ONAIR (Германия)

Nomination category «Small vocal ensemble from 1 to 3 people using additional sound equipment (devices with Live Looping functionality)»

1st place – AYGYUL (Austria)

2nd place – Ilya Orekhov (Moscow)

3rd place – GROOVER (Moscow)

Nomination category «Small vocal ensemble»

1st place – Women of the World (USA)

2nd place – Das Wird Super (Austria)

3rd place – O-kai singers (Taiwan)

Audience Choice Award:

Blue Jupiter (USA)

The Alley Cats (USA)

Nomination category «Medium vocal ensemble»

1st place – AcapellaGO (Phillipines)

2nd place – Just 6 (South Africa)

3rd place was divided between three participants:

Pinopela (Phillipines), Rain Drops (Moscow), PYATERO (Moscow)

Audience Choice Award:

Joe Public (Great Britain)

Nota (Puerto Rico)

The Quintessence (Georgia)

U LIKE (Saint Petersburg)

The Spell (Portugal)

Maytree (South Korea)

Status (Krasnoyarsk)

The Cat’s Pajamas (USA)

Nomination category «Large vocal ensemble»

1st place was divided between two participants: Mlada choir (Perm), SPOKANE'S GIRLS (Moscow)

2nd place – Insomnia (Latvia)

3rd place – Moscow Gospel Team & MGT Voices (Moscow)

Audience Choice Award:

Student Choir of the Crimean Engineering and Pedagogical University (Crimea)

Naama Women's Vocal Ensemble (Israel)

Melibea a cappella conservatory of Salamanca (Spain)

Special nomination category «Folk groups»

1st place – ILLI Men’s choir (Chechen Republic)

2nd place – OZ TUSYAS Folklore ensemble (Komi Republic)

3rd place – Pokrov (Volgograd)