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Toxic Audio is a five-person a cappella singing group from Orlando, Florida. They began with appearances at the Orlando International Fringe Festival in the late 1990s, moved up to frequent appearances at the Jazz Club in Pleasure Island at Walt Disney World Resort's Downtown Disney, then performed off-Broadway in 2004. They have toured Europe and Japan. They have also performed at "The Loft," in Dayton, Ohio. A cappella music is vocal music or singing without instrumental accompaniment, or a piece intended to be performed in this way. ... Nickname: Location in Orange County and the state of Florida. ... For the band, see 1990s (band). ... Cinderella Castle, at the center of the Magic Kingdom, is Walt Disney World Resorts most recognizable icon. ... There is also an area called Downtown Disney at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California; see Downtown Disney (California). ... Off-Broadway plays or musicals are performed in New York City in smaller theatres than Broadway, but larger than Off-Off-Broadway, productions. ... shelby was here 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... World map showing the location of Europe. ...


Toxic Audio is popular for their dynamic and humorous performances. They are also adept at improvisation. They emphasize that all of the music and sound effects created in their performances are done entirely with their voices; no outside instruments are used. Five Toxic Audio albums have been released on CD. A Compact Disc or CD is an optical disc used to store digital data, originally developed for storing digital audio. ...


The group consists of five primary singers:

  • Michelle Mailhot-Valines, soprano. Her specialty is scat singing.
  • Shalisa James, alto. Her specialty is in knowing the exact lyrics to a vast number of songs.
  • Paul Sperrazza, tenor. He is the "human beat box" who imitates percussion.
  • Jeremy James, baritone. He is skilled at rapping.
  • RenĂ© Ruiz, bass, the founder of the group.

Other singers have been substituted on rare occasion. Look up soprano in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Scat singing is vocalizing either wordlessly or with nonsense words and syllables (e. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... This article or section seems to contain too many examples (or examples of poor quality) for an encyclopedia entry. ... A percussion instrument is any object which produces a sound by being struck with an implement, shaken, rubbed, scraped, or by any other action which sets the object into vibration. ... Baritone (French: baryton; Deutsch: Bariton; Italian: baritono) is most commonly the type of male voice that lies between bass and tenor. ... West Coast rapper Snoop Dogg performing for the US Navy For information on rap music, see hip hop music. ... A basso (or bass) is a male singer who sings in the lowest vocal range of the human voice. ...


John Valines III is the group's technical director and audio engineer.


The group's New York show earned them the 2004 Drama Desk Award. Nickname: Location in the state of New York Coordinates: Country United States State New York Boroughs The Bronx Brooklyn Manhattan Queens Staten Island Settled 1625 Government  - Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Area  - City  468. ... Created in 1955, the Drama Desk Award was created to recognize Off-Broadway and Off-Off-Broadway shows in addition to Broadway shows. ...


As of September 2005 the group performed at the Luxor Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. The view inside the Luxor. ... This article is about the city of Las Vegas in Nevada. ...


Toxic Audio performed the song "Electric Blues" at the Hair Actor's Benefit Fund Concert in NYC


External link

  • ToxicAudio.com
  • Michelle's Home Page

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Toxic Audio is a five-person a cappella singing group from Orlando, Florida.
Toxic Audio is popular for their dynamic and humorous performances.
They emphasize that all of the music and sound effects created in their performances are done entirely with their voices; no outside instruments are used.
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