Tag: Big Bear Idol

Will You Be the Next Big Bear Idol?

Big Bear Lake, CA, January 28, 2014 – The annual Big Bear Idol Music Competition will be held at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center on Saturday February 22nd, at 6:00pm. Residents and visitors alike are encouraged to attend this free concert to support our talented local musicians. Refreshments at intermission will be provided by members of the Big Bear Lake Rotary Club who also sponsor the event. The musical competition is open to high school age singers and instrumentalists of all levels and provides them with an opportunity to perform before a live audience. For many, it enhances their career opportunities. Past winners have gone on to study music at the college level and perform professionally. The top three musicians in each category will receive cash prizes. First place winners will have the opportunity to compete at the Rotary district level. In the past, Big Bear students have done very well in the District wide competition. For further information on how to get involved in this year’s Big Bear Lake Rotary Club Annual Big Bear Idol Music Competition, contact John or Barbara King at (909)585-8339....

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Big Bear Idol Winners Announced

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 7, 2013 – The 14th Annual Rotary District 5330 Music Competition provides a platform for high school musicians to perform and, for many, advance their career opportunities. The competition is created for three categories – pianist, vocalist and instrumentalist. Prizes of up to $1,000 are awarded in each category at the District Level. Eight years ago, the Big Bear chapter created “Big Bear Idol” which has vocal and instrumental categories. First place prize winners are given $150, second place, $100, and third place $50. The elegant evening competition is held at the Performing Arts Center on the Main Stage. Judges gave written comments and scores to all contestants involved. The vocal judges, none of whom were known to the contestants, were brought up from the Music Department of the University of Redlands for the event. On February 2, there were 13 vocal competitors and 3 instrumental string competitors. Approximately 250 were in the audience, cheering them on. Classical Voice Winners:  1st place:  Jodi Cline 2nd place:  Zackery Meyer 3rd place:  Kortney Carmody Musical Theatre Voice Winners: 1st:  Delaney Warren 2nd:  Kyler Carmody 3rd:  Tori Waner Instrumental Winners: 1st:  Tawny Williams – Violin 2nd:  Alicia Williams – Violin 3rd:  Jennifer Schick –...

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Big Bear Idol Competition Sends 11 Finalists to District Competition Finals

Big Bear, Ca, February 21, 2012, – Big Bear Idol took place this last Saturday, and high schoolers from throughout the Big Bear Valley competed for cash prizes in the Big Bear Lake Rotary Club sponsored event!  Nineteen contestants performed in one of three categories: Classical, Non-Classical, and Instrumental.  Those who received 1st place in their respective category received a $300 cash prize, second place finishers received $200, and third place finishers received $100.  In the Non-Classical category, Delaney Warren took first place, followed by Kylar Carody and Zackery Meyer who tied for second, and Jessica Brasher who finished third.  Jodi Cline took first place in the Classical division followed by Ariel Jade Moreno in second, and Megn Lona and Vantashia Wormsbecker tying for third.  In the Instrumental category Alicia Williams took first followed by Tawny Williams in second, and Dru Chilcoat in third.  All 11 finalists are invited to compete at the Rotary District competition finals at the University of Redlands in March, with a top prize of $1000 for the voice and instrumental...

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