Final Competition Preview: 4th Ave is on the Road Again

4th Ave Heads Up to Minnesota


Valerie Soemadi

4th Ave singing their ballad at last year’s Dollars for Scholars

This weekend, for the first time in 5 years, 4th Ave Jazz Co. is traveling out of state for their competition. 4th Ave is heading up to Hastings, Minnesota for Swinging on the River.

12 varsity groups will be competing on Saturday and only six groups will make finals and only one will be named grand champs.  Good luck to all of the competitors this weekend. May the best group win.


The following groups will be battling it out this weekend:


Adrenaline – St. Paul Minnesota High School

Emotion – New Prague High School

Brace for Impact – South St. Paul High School

Prima Voice – St. Francis High School

Fire & Ice – Washburn High School

Jefferson Jive – Bloomington Jefferson

La Voce Ballo – Bemidji High School

Synergy – Johnston High School



State Street Singers – Waseca High School

Avocado Heights – Forrest City High School

Executive Suite – Sioux Falls High School

Simply Irritable – Westside High School

Northern Lights – North St. Paul High School

Southside Sensation – South St. Paul High School

4th Ave Jazz Company – Iowa City High School

Jefferson Connection – Bloomington High School

Bridge Street Singers – St. Francis High School

Volcamotive – Bemidji High School

Amazing Technicolor Show Choir – Westside High School

Innovation – Johnston High School