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Local A Cappella Groups

Here is a list of some of the small, one-voice-per-part groups found in our part of the country. It's not intended to be a definitive list, by any means, and if you know of any groups that need to be included here, please let us know. Also, many of these groups have recorded albums that are available directly from them (see individual pages) or at their concerts. 

For larger choral groups, see the list of  choral groups in the Puget Sound area.

The Baudboys - Microsoft's resident 8 member, all male a cappella group.

Bodacious Ladyhood - A hilarious women's trio.

The Coats - The 1994 National Champions of the Harmony Sweepstakes A Cappella Festival

Groove For Thought - The 2005 National Champions of the Harmony Sweepstakes A Cappella Festival.

Just 4 Kicks - These four men are musicians from all over the West Coast. Kirk Marcy, is the director of Soundsation, the great vocal jazz group at Edmonds Community College in Edmonds, Washington and Vijay Singh teaches at CentralWashington University.

KlapaDooWapella - A male quartet whose mission it is to keep the Klapa tradition alive

Mockingbird - A women's trio.

m•pact - The 1996 National Champions of the Harmony Sweepstakes A Cappella Festival, now based in Los Angeles, CA.

Rescue - Male Christian quartet



There is one group at the University of Washington in Seattle, a mixed group called Unleashed.

There are 2 groups at Whitman College in Walla Walla, WA -- a female group called The Sirens of Swank and a male group by the name of The Testostertones.


Other links:

Choral Groups A Listing of Northwest area choral groups and organizations, sometimes a cappella

Barbershop and Sweet Adelines Links to various pages, local and national



Past groups, sorely missed:

A Cappella-Go! - A dynamite women's trio
Curfew - Four young ladies, ages 11 - 14
KICKSHAW - The 1997 Winners of the Northwest Regional Harmony Sweepstakes A Cappella Festival
- a high school aged, mixed sextet
Mixed Company - A mixed quintet from Leavenworth, Washington
Studio One - 1998 Evergreen District Quartet Champions - SPEBSQSA


Check out the wide world of a cappella at the Contemporary A Cappella Society!

Last updated September 2006, but not all links verified.