transit

transit

 Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
BandRockA Capella

Combining soaring leads, smooth harmonies, and a thumping rhythm section, transit demonstrates the power, versatility, and emotion of the most natural instrument of all, the human voice.

Biography

Formed in 2005, transit is a dynamic vocal band that emphasizes engaging live performances, inspired recordings, and continual innovation of their art form. From beautiful ballads to soul-shaking funk, transit performs a wide variety of music sure to please even the most eclectic audience.

Audiences often leave a transit performance in amazement and disbelief. "How can they possibly be doing all that without any instruments?" Using nothing more than their mouths and microphones, transit brings to the stage the thumping rhythm of a drum set, the rumbling vibrations of an electric bass, funky guitar riffs, soulful horns, and the sounds of many other common instruments.

Since the group's founding in 2005, transit has performed to excited audiences throughout the United States. With decades of collective experience as performers and clinicians, transit has also given numerous classes and workshops, including grade school educational programs and university seminars and master classes. With a commitment to vocal music at their core, transit continues to perform for and educate discerning crowds of all ages and tastes.

AWARDS:

2006: Runner-Up, Contemporary A Cappella Recording Award, Best Pop/Rock Cover for single "Hide and Seek"

2007:Winner, Contemporary A Cappella Recording Award, Best Pop/Rock Album for "transit"
Winner, Contemporary A Cappella Recording Award, Best Pop/Rock Cover for "Home" off of "transit"
Runner-Up, Contemporary A Cappella Recording Award, Best Pop/Rock Original for "Whispers" off of "transit"

2007: Perfect score of 5.0 from the Recorded A Cappella Review Board (RARB) for "transit"

Discography

"Hide and Seek" (Single) with guest soloist Jillian Bauman - January 2006

"transit" (EP) - February 2007

"Little of Your Time (Single) - December 2011

Set List

Another One Bites the Dust
Black Horse and the Cherry Tree
Burnin' Up
Can't Get Next to You
Come Together
Dynamite
Feelin' Funkae
Harder to Breathe
House of the Rising Sun
I Want it All
I Want You Back
In the Still of the Night
Jar of Hearts
Little of Your Time
Long Train Running
Love You Like a Love Song
No Woman, No Cry
Stand By Me
Summertime
Sweet Dreams
Uptight
Vehicle
And more . . .