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THIRD QUALIFYING ROUND JANUARY 2011

Welcome to the third Qualifying round of the 5th season of the Amateur Singing Contest with John Santos,

The CONTESTANTS...

Juvenile:

.1. Julia Dabrowska  -  The Prayer 

 2. Ashley Hawkins  -  Our Song

 3. Michelle Morgado -  True Colours

 4. Kristen Pinaretta -  Naturally

 5. Tania Barbosa -  I Drove All Night

 6. Soraya Martins  -  Coisinha Sexy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Adult:

 7. Claudio Abreu  -  Paixão

 8. Nicole Cutting  -  Chasing Pavements 

 9. Norma Marin  -  I Have Nothing 

 10. Marissa Rodrigues  -  Black Horse & A Cherry Tree 

 11. Melissa Da Cunha  -  Unbreak My Heart 

 12. Sandra Roca  -  Alone 

 13. Amanda Mota  -  Cinderela 

 14. Monica Labuschagne  -  Where Do Broken Hearts Go

 15. Kelly Moniz  -  Breathless

 16. Paolo Frasca - Lusitana Paixão

 17. Jasmine Walters - Yellow

 18. Diana Araujo - Teenage Dream

 19. Paul Burns - Brown Eyed Girl

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The JUDGES...

Hernani Raposo is a musician, composer, arranger, conductor and producer. He owns Midi-Tech Studios and is one of the most sought after producers in the Portuguese community. Hernani also works with many international recording artists, having earned 3 platinum records with Mexican record company, Discos Musart. Currently most of his live performances are devoted to playing the Portuguese guitar for Fado. The adult winner of this contest will be recording their CD at Hernani’s Midi-Tech Studios... thanks Hernani

Zack Werner is someone that most of you will know from Canadian Idol. Zack has been involved in music since he was a child and began working as a musician in his early teens. He has worked for Capitol Records, MCA and is co-founder of Venus Corporation, a company which supplies artist management and has its own record label which is affiliated with EMI. Zack is a musician, producer, writer, manager, lawyer and works in artist development. He is arguably one of the most important people in the Canadian music industry. Thanks for being here, Zack

Stephanie Tavares has been singing professionally for about 8 years and is graduate of the Humber College Music Program. She has released 1 album and has performed across Canada and the Carribbean... thanks Stephanie

Joe Carvalho also comes from a family of musicians and began performing at a very early age. He plays just about any instrument you can think of. He has recorded 2 successful solo albums and in the late seventies, we toured North America together. He currently lives in the Azores... thanks Joe 

Henrique Cipriano is a singer who has been performing for more than 20 years both as a solo artist and with his band Black Tulip. He has released 2 albums and has performed in many countries around the world... thanks Henrique

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

...and the WINNERS are: 

 

Juvenile

  Soraya Martins  -  Coisinha Sexy 

  Julia Dabrowska  -  The Prayer

 

 

 

 

Adult

  Paolo Frasca - Lusitana Paixão 

  Diana Araujo - Teenage Dream

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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This week in the News:
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