Date(s) - 10/25/2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts
Backtrack is an award-winning vocal ensemble based in New York City. These five musicians take the stage around the nation at performing arts centers, corporate events, music festivals, schools and more. They infuse heart and humor into every performance and cover genres from pop to Motown to classical, as well as perform original compositions. Their exciting arrangements transform familiar tunes and showcase the top-notch vocal (and beatboxing) abilities of all of the members. Recent tours include a three-week Midwest tour, a holiday tour on both coasts and a California tour. Notable venues include Temple Theater (Saginaw, MI), North San Luis Obispo County Concert Association (Paso Robles, CA) and Kelowna Community Concert Association (Kelowna, BC). Upcoming venues include Cedarhurst Center for the Arts (Mt. Vernon, IL), (Walton Theatre (Walton, NY), and Western Plains Arts Association (Colby, KS). Also, after winning the quarter-final and semi-final rounds of New York’s Got Talent Season 6, Backtrack will compete in the final round in April. Backtrack has conducted educational programs at over 200 schools (elementary to college). The group is passionate about promoting the arts and helping students find and develop their voices. They offer school assemblies, workshops with choirs, and clinics on topics including beatboxing, group vocal improvisation and DIY music video production. Backtrack got its start on YouTube, where the group now has over 10 million views and 110,000 subscribers! They’ve appeared on PopTV & Scary Mommy’s “Lullaby League” hosted by Parks and Recreation star, Jim O’Heir, Steve Harvey’s daytime show, STEVE!, and Broadway’s Kinky Boots.