Up in the Air is a dynamic group that performs an eclectic repertoire of a cappella jazz, funk, r&b, pop, and world music. The group has appeared before hundreds of audiences throughout the U.S. and Europe, receiving rave reviews from audiences young and old.
"Great soloists, a superb blend, impressive arrangements and perfect execution." (Sean Altman, founder of Rockapella)
"This group is great! I'm thoroughly impressed with Up in the Air's dedication and performance... There's not a weak link in this chain!" (Eliot Sloan, Blessid Union of Souls)
"Up in the Air is on cutting edge of the a cappella movement." (Deke Sharon, Contemporary A Cappella Society of America)
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Up in the Air is a dynamic vocal group that performs an eclectic repertoire of a cappella jazz, funk, r&b, pop, and world music. Featuring complex vocals, high-energy grooves and a fun and accessible mix of styles, the group has appeared before hundreds of audiences throughout the U.S. and Europe.
Up in the Air has recorded four CDs, and has performed at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame (Cleveland OH), Blues Sklep (Prague, Czech Rep), Schlot Jazz Club (Berlin, Germany), Fat Fish Blue (Cleveland OH), Tuckerman Hall (Worcester MA), the Toledo Museum of Art (OH), Club Akord (Prague, Czech Rep), Rusty's Jazz Cafe (Toledo OH), Smetana Hall (Prague, Czech Rep), and on college campuses around the midwest.
Up in the Air has appeared with Rockapella's Sean Altman, Blessid Union of Souls, Grammy-winner Dee Dee Bridgewater, the New York Voices, beatboxer & live-looper Kid Beyond, Naturally Seven, American Idol's Nicole Tranquillo and Rudy Cardenas, and many others.
Up in the Air is produced and directed by Brad Rees, and is based out of the music industry program at Tiffin University in Ohio.