Anyone who came to either of our fall concerts knows that the Mixtapes have had an AMAZING year so far!! We want to thank everyone who came out and supported us and especially our wonderful new members!! But there's more good news! The Mixtapes are looking for some incredible new guys to join our hilarious and awesome ranks. We need tenors and basses (and beatboxers), so come on out! Auditions are Thursday the 31st from 7-10 in GCASL (or G-castle, as some people cleverly call it), in the basement practice room C-91. Whether you audition or not, definitely stop by and say hi to us at Club Fest on Tuesday!! (That's the 29th, in Kimmel E&L) See you soon!
The Mixtapes are ready to start a new year! We're looking for new, exciting, awesome people to sing with us and be our new best friends! Our auditions are September 12th and 13th, from 6-9 PM, in the Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life, in the basement NEW practice rooms, suite C81. Come audition, say hi, or just look at us awkwardly if you want (that last one might be a bit weird for everyone… I'd rethink that). See you then!
Do you remember what The Mixtapes were like back in 2008? What about 1993?! We've changed a lot since then- come see us All Grown Up! on Saturday, May 5th, 2012 at 7:30 PM in Kimmel Rm. 802 for some fun baby pictures, awkward high school photos, and to say goodbye to our five seniors, Jeff, Eileen, Kayvon, Sara, and Patrick who really are all grown up and ready to head out into the real world!! Don't forget to click on the link to RSVP! We hope to see you all there!
The Mixtapes have been invited to perform at "Amazing A Cappella III" in Duxbury, MA!! Check out the info below:
Amazing A Cappella III
February 11th, 7PM at the Duxbury Performing Arts Center, Duxbury MA
buy tickets online ($20) at: www.ticketalternative.com/Events/16662.aspx
tickets at the door: $25
This year's show will include performances by:
University of Hartford "L'Shir"
University of New Hampshire Alabaster Blue
New York University Mixtapes
Boston University Dear Abbeys
Duxbury High School PAC-Men
and featuring "North Shore" (as seen on NBC's The Sing Off)
You're invited to The Mixtapes' 217th Annual Holiday Spectacular!! Come join us on December 3rd, 2011 at 8PM in Kimmel Rm. 905 for a festive evening filled with great music, ugly sweaters, and TONS of holiday treats!! Don't forget to click on the link to RSVP and we hope to see you there!
You're invited to our first concert of the Fall 2011 semester! Start off your Halloweekend the right way on Saturday, October 29th at 8:00 PM in Kimmel 802 Get ready for some crazy costumes, tricks AND treats, and even some horror stories with the AAH! ...Real Mixtapes!! Don't forget to click on the link to RSVP! We'll be joined by NYU's own all-female Cleftomaniacs! Hope to see you there!
9.5.2011 Auditions will be held on Saturday, September 17th from 4-6PM and Sunday, September 18th from 1-3PM in Kimmel Room 620. You only need to attend one of these dates! Please prepare a verse/chorus of two pop/rock/R&B songs (no musical theater, please!) and also be prepared for us to test your range and sense of pitch. In the meantime, you're invited to The Meet the Mixtapes Info Session on Friday, September 9th from 6-8PM in Kimmel Room 611! Come meet all of our members, ask us questions, eat some free food, and just hang out! Can't wait to see you all there!!
Thanks to everyone who came out to the Welcome Week A Cappella Show last night, we had a blast! If you are interested in AUDITIONS, check out our 'Audition' tab for the basic information (what and what not to sing, what we expect, etc.), and keep an eye on our Facebook page and our Twitter for the most up-to-date info regarding audition dates and times, which will be posted VERY SOON. In the meantime, make sure to check out the videos from our most recent concerts! And as always, feel free to contact us with any questions you may have at firstname.lastname@example.org. We're SO excited to have a great 2011/2012 year!!
The summer is almost over, and The Mixtapes are gearing up for another amazing year with tons of surprises in store! Last semester was packed with gigs, including traveling to the University of Rochester to open for the incredibly talented Midnight Ramblers and to Rocky Point, NY to sing "You Make My Dreams Come True" at a wedding! We are sad to say goodbye to two of our amazingly dedicated and talented seniors, Brittany Mueller and Rip Durham, and to Anna Mrzyglocki, Allie Beik, Alex Morales, and Zeshawn Ali, who will be studying abroad in Prague for the semester (and forming their own "Prague-appella"). We'll have lots of spaces to fill, so keep an eye out for an announcement about our Fall '11 auditions! Lastly, if you're a freshman or new transfer to NYU, come check us out at the Welcome Week A Cappella Show on Wednesday, August 31th at 8PM and 10:30PM in Kimmel E&L!
You're invited to our first concert of the Spring 2011 semester! Join us for a red carpet event on February 26th at 8:00 PM in Kimmel 802... walk down the red carpet, get your picture taken by the papparazzi, and you may even win an award at The Mixtape Awards! Don't forget to click on the link to RSVP! We'll be joined by the amazing and entertaining comedy troupe/a cappella group Vocal Debauchery from Wesleyan University! In the meantime, get your Mixtape fix by watching our promo videos on YouTube!
Baby It's Cold Outside... Warm Up with the Mixtapes!! Please join us for our Holiday Concert this Friday, Dec. 10th at 8:00PM in Kimmel 802! Join us and enjoy some hot chocolate, holiday classics, never-before-heard songs, a special performance by NYU's own Slam Poetry Team, and maybe even some dancing! Doors open at 7:30, we hope to see you there! (And don't forget to respond to our Facebook event: Baby It's Cold Outside... Warm Up with the Mixtapes and NYU's Slam Poetry Team!)
Our Fall concert is quickly approaching! Keep an eye out for a snazzy flyer coming soon, but SAVE THE DATE for October 22nd! Also, we will be singing the National Anthem at an NYU Men's Hockey Game on October 29th. Come support NYU and watch some awesome hockey! Finally, we will be competing in the D'Agostino's singing competition against Columbia's Uptown Vocal on November 1st at 5:30 and 6:15 PM on University Pl. Come check us out!
Last but not least, we'd like to announce the new additions to our group for the Fall 2010 semester! Congrats Amy, Alex, Gerianne, Max, and Wesley!! It was an extremely tough year for auditions, and it was practically impossible to decide... if you didn't make it this semester, don't be discouraged and come try again in the Spring!
The FALL 2010 AUDITIONS will be held on Sunday, September 19th from 1:30-4PM in Kimmel 620! You can respond to our Facebook event here: The Mixtapes Fall Auditions!!. Check out the 'Audition' tab for more info, or stop by our table at Club Fair tomorrow in Coles to talk to us in person and sign up for our mailing list. Also, thanks to all who came to the Welcome Week shows, we had an great turnout and the audience was AMAZING!! What a great way to start off the year!
We have a LOT of exciting things planned for this coming semester! First, come check us out at the Welcome Week A Cappella Showcase on Wednesday, September 1st at 7:30 and 10 PM in Eisner and Lubin Auditorium in Kimmel. Stay tuned for information on auditions, which will take place in early September, and come to our table at Club Fair to sign up for our email list. Finally, we will be collaborating with Oxford's Alternotives, who will be visiting us on September 13th and 14th, on their East Coast Tour all the way from the UK!
Oh, and check out our new sweatshirts!!
THE MIXTAPES PRESENT: A NOT SO SILENT NIGHT. DECEMBER 11 8PM Kimmel 4th floor SHORIN. Free cookies, chocolate, and all that fuzzy holiday warmth. With Special Guest Performance The Cleftomaniacs.
It's been a while since our last update but the group is as strong as ever! Edited members page. Note: NEXT SHOW WILL BE THIS SATURDAY, 11/14, AT KIMMEL IN SHORIN! WE ARE OPENING FOR THE VOCAHOLICS. 8 PM. It's "Sleepover" themed, so feel free to come in your pj's! Another note, upcoming shows are listed on the right side and all will be at 8 pm in Kimmel's Shorin. Hope to see you all there! Photos have been added to the members page so check those out.
Thanks to all those that auditioned! There were a lot of talented people. Welcome our new members Ashley, Anna, Brian, John, Lou, and Rich. Our first show is OCTOBER 24th IN KIMMEL! More details soon.....
The website is up! Auditions are tomorrow (9/13) 1:30 pm in Kimmel 604!
All performances will be in Kimmel.
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