Closing Quartet Results – Who won the public vote in the Ultimate Octet?

UpStagedAID: One World, Every Student Voice”—the biggest virtual college a cappella championship in history. Over 5,000+ college a cappella groups from around the globe applied to compete for $10K for their teams and for their social justice charity of choice.  Fan votes determined the regional champions who competed in the “Ultimate Octet” round.

The Regional Champions facing off in the Ultimate Octet were: 

Northeast Region #2 seed Rutgers RAAG Competing for the Equal Justice Initiative vs. 

New England Region #2 seed Harvard Opportunes Competing for NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund


Mid Atlantic Region #2 seed University of Pennsylvania Penn Masala Competing for Black Men Heal

Midwest Region #2 seed University of Illinois No Comment competing for the Equal Justice Initiative


Southeast Region #3 seed Florida State University All-Night Yahtzee Competing for For the Gworls vs. 

South Region #1 seed The Melodores Vanderbilt University Competing for the Tennessee Education Association 

Southwest Region #2 seed Vocal Point Brigham Young University Competing for the NAACP vs 

West Region #1 seed SCATTERTONES University of California, Los Angeles Competing for the Lebanon Red Cross


We are thrilled to announce our 4 NCPA Semi-Finalists: the Closing Quartet:

  1. #2 Seed The Opportunes – Harvard University 
  2. #2 Seed Penn Masala  – University of Pennsylvania 
  3. #1 Seed The Melodores  – Vanderbilt University
  4. #2 Seed Vocal Point  – Brigham Young University 

Congratulations to the finalists.  Stay tuned for next week when our select industry judges announce the winners in the All-American Encore Final Round and for the NCPA 2020 A Capella Champions!