Celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2014, SingCon is an annual singing contest hosted by the Hong Kong Student Association (HKSA) at the University of Washington. Participants from the greater Seattle area expected to compete. It’s a chance for unsung talents to be discovered and make their way toward a music career.
In 2013, Over 70 contestants competed for the chance to perform at SingCon. Last year, local performers Gowe (Gordan Tsai) and Jason Chan participated in the festivities.
SingCon 2014 is now open for auditions at Ethnic Cultural Center from January 31 to February 1. Showcase your talent while receiving feedback from professionals along the way. Finalists will receive weekly training sessions to improve their vocal skills, performance technique, and stage presence.
It’s strongly encouraged to sign up ahead of time to secure a time slot. You will receive emails prompting preparations for your auditions after your application has been processed. The signup fee is $20 in cash, $21 via Square or Paypal, or $25 for walk-ins. The sign-up form is available online at www.singcon.com/auditions.
HKSA is a cultural club at the University of Washington that serves to promote Hong Kong culture and heritage to all students who are interested, and provide a place where Cantonese students can interact with each other.
SingCon 2014 Auditions
Friday, January 31 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.