Top 10 Pitch-Perfect Schools for Male A Cappella (‘College Magazine’)


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Dartmouth is No. 1 on College Magazine’s list of the top 10 colleges and universities with excellent male a cappella groups.

“The Dartmouth Aires truly embody a cappella with their many CARA (Contemporary A Cappella Recording Awards) and Varsity Vocals awards,” writes College Magazine. “The group was runner-up to world-famous Pentatonix on NBC’s The Sing-Off in 2011.

“While we take our music seriously, we don’t take ourselves seriously,” the group’s business manager, David Clossey ’16, told the magazine. “Sometimes we wear zany jackets and clothes that have been passed down from older members to younger ones. Some of our jackets go all the way back to Ort Hicks, who founded the group in 1946,” Clossey tells College Magazine.

Read the full story, published 5/5/16 by College Magazine.

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