New voices wanted

The Valley Voices Vocal Contest has returned and is seeking new singers.

The Valley Voices Vocal Contest has returned and is seeking new singers.

The musical talent show was created to give B.C. singing talent an opportunity to compete for prizes and recognition.

Past winners include Emily Harder (2009), Justine Davis (2010), and Kiera Venter (2011). Alumni include current Warner Music recording artist Victoria Duffield and EMI recording artist Kate Gaulton.

Auditions for this year’s event take place this weekend (June 2-3) in Abbotsford.

Those who wish to audition must pre-register. For information, visit valley-voices.ca or email to timbarrett@nuumusic.com.

First come, first served. Only those chosen will proceed to the Agrifair 2012  contest.

The age range is eight to 18 years and there is an audition fee of $25.