Welcome to DMU Acapella!
Established in 2013, DMU Acapella create music purely through vocal ability and replicate songs from all genres in a safe and creative environment that our members and committee are extremely proud of!
Examples of songs we have performed are:
Hold Back the River – James Bay
My Girl – The Temptations
Wake Me Up – Avicii
Sugar – Maroon 5
Blackbird – The Beatles
You Can’t Stop the Beat – Hairspray the Musical
Hooked on a Feeling – Blue Swede
Pack Up – Eliza Doolittle
This is Me – The Greatest Showman
Light in the Hallway – Pentatonix
You’re Welcome – Moana
Rather Be – Clean Bandit
We have live performances for many exciting events, which in the past have included:
- Promotional videos
- Charity concerts for amazing organisations such as LAMP, DementiaUK and MIND association for mental health awareness.
We were even nominated for:
'Most Improved Society 2014!'
'Society of the Week' in 2017 (which we won)
'RAG Event 2018' and 'Society of the Year 2018'
‘RAG Event 2019’, ‘Most Improved Society of the Year 2019’, and ‘Society of the Year 2019’
And shortlisted for the PRCA DARE Award for our work with SpottyyDog Communications
Here at DMU Acapella, we want nothing but the best for our members. We aim to:
- Help you find your voice
- Build and strengthen your confidence
- Provide music and performance coaching
- Create a safe, happy environment for all!
We have awesome weekly social events, including fun nights out and more relaxed events too. These are a great way to meet other people who share a passion for music, make new friends and take a break from the strain of university. So if you're looking to be part of a passionate, talented society who love to make music then try DMU Acapella for a truly great, musical experience!
Follow our socials to see what we’re up to next!
Facebook: DMU Acapella
Our 19/20 Committee:
Chair: Amy Reynolds
Musical Director: James New
Secretary: Katie Start
Media Officer: Bethany Exton
Treasurer: Niamh Underhill
Health and Safety Officer: John Glover
CHECK OUT OUR PERFORMANCES OF 'HOLD BACK THE RIVER' AND 'HOOKED ON A FEELING'
We are currently updating our YouTube channel so be sure to look out for this on our socials