The Relative Pitch performs at Kids for Change Summer event

Some of our veteran Relative Pitch performers were invited to share their talents at the Families Moving Forward Kids For Change End of Summer event at Durham Central Park on August 26… and they didn’t disappoint!!! Sully, Leilani, Alex, and Sereena & Eliana did a brilliant job and we thank FMF for inviting us!!!

The next Relative Pitch Open Mic…

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There are only two more open mics in 2018. Our next Relative Pitch Open Mic will be on Saturday, Oct. 6 at The Blue Note Grill in Durham. You can sign up now to secure your performance spot HERE.


Hope to see you there!!!

Teen Fest is looking to add to their performance troupe!!!

TeenFest is a group and cause very close to my heart and their Performance Troupe is holding auditions for new talent to help herald the violence-free and drug-free message to audiences throughout the Triangle area and beyond. Teens ages 13-18 are invited to audition. No fee.
ALL ACTS must be original with an anti-violence and anti-drug theme.   Messages can range from no guns in schools to sexual assault to and violence in relationships, and from gang violence to drug prevention, including anti-underage smoking and -underage drinking.
ACTS can be song, dance, spoken word, skit, hip-hop, step, etc., as long as the message is clear, factual, and polished. G-rated acts only; no profanity, no inappropriate behaviors. Acts must be 3-5 minutes long. Top acts invited to join the TeenFest Performance Troupe.
AUDITIONS: May 5, 1-4 PM, John “Top” Greene Community Center, 401 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.,Raleigh.
FIRST PERFORMANCE: ARTSPLOSURE, May 19, 1:30 p.m., downtown Raleigh
During their 14 years in existence, the TeenFest Performance Troupe has performed at Artsplosure, Kings Dominion, Carowinds, Wet ‘n Wild Emerald Pointe, the African-American Cultural Festival, MLK Day celebrations, and at many more events and venues. For more information, go to

Rissi Palmer teaching Songwriter and Vocal Performance Camp for Summer 2018!!!

I’m excited to announce that I will be teaching camp at Walltown Children’s Theatre again this summer, focused on songwriting and vocal performance for ages 8-16. Here are the details:


June 25th – 29th 

Rissi Palmer Songwriting and Vocal Camp (suggested ages 8-14 yrs.) 

Join me and develop your unique voice. Campers will use journaling to create a personalized songwriting and singing project over the week.  One of our key activities is a daily roundtable discussion that will allow campers to voice their thoughts about topics that are relevant and important to their success. Click HERE for more information and to register. Groupon is now offering a 34% discount on this camp, click HERE to take advantage of this deal!!!