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The Capital Hearings



Biography

Since 2010, The Capital Hearings have crafted a unique and compelling blend of cross-genre a cappella in Washington, D.C. Bringing together singers from a wide variety of musical backgrounds, they are dedicated to exceptional performances of jazz standards, Top 40 hits, and classical choral works. The Capital Hearings have shared their talents throughout the region, including with leading arts presenters such as the Kennedy Center, Strathmore, and the National Gallery of Art. Their albums Opening Statement (2013) and When The Night Is New (2017) have received multiple Contemporary A Cappella Award (CARA) nominations, winning two in 2018 for Best Contemporary A Cappella League (CAL) Song (“Galileo”) and Best Classical/Traditional Song “Io Son La Primavera”.

Watch Past Performances

Video 12/1/2018: Honors Week Tribute: Cher and Reba McEntire

The nation’s #1 Cher impersonator and RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars season one winner, Chad Michaels will perform hits of the iconic and legendary Cher! Since 2010, The Capital Hearings have crafted a unique and compelling blend of cross-genre a cappella in Washington, D.C. Bringing together singers from a wide variety of musical backgrounds in tribute to Reba McEntire, they are dedicated to exceptional performances of jazz standards, Top 40 hits, and classical choral works. 

 The Capital Hearings