NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- Out of the Blue, Oxford’s all-male a cappella group, will perform a live concert at New Rochelle High School on Tuesday, March 15, at 7:30 p.m.
The group, winners of multiple Voice Festival U.K. championships in 2014 and semifinalists on "Britain’s Got Talent," is on a tour of the U.S.
Tickets for the New Rochelle performance cost $15 and are available at the door or in advance from the website . The performance is being sponsored by the New Rochelle Fund for Educational Excellence and the New Rochelle Council on the Arts. Out of the Blue comes to the U.S. from Oxford University.
This student-run all-male a cappella group, founded in 2000, sings an eclectic mix of songs, focusing on covers of modern rock and pop hits. A sensation in England, they have toured the U.K. and the United States. OOTB has won numerous competitions and to date has produced 14 studio albums, three live albums and one compilation album. As part of their mission, the singers regularly donate and create charity singles to benefit Helen and Douglas House, the world’s first children’s hospice.
OOTB is made up of students from Oxford and Oxford Brooke universities with a roster that changes every year; members are all accomplished in both academics and music. With millions of fans, their viral video “Hips Don’t Lie” had more than 5 million views and got a Tweet from singer Shakira.
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