Mini American Idol Hosted By The Academy Of Popular Music

The Academy of Popular Music is delighted to present ‘Mini American Idol’ Singing Competition this November, in association with the Cork City Council. The judge is American Idol Vocal Coach Adriana McPhee who is coming from LA  and will be judging the final on Friday 6th November.

Contestants will also get to perform for Adriana as well as Musical Director of The Voice of Ireland, Riverdance (and everything else!) David Hayes and Head of Department at The Cork School of Music John O’ Connor who will adjudicate the heats at The Cork School of Music in October.

To enter: Email your video clip to

Entries will be accepted until Monday 5th October.

Successful candidates from the video entries will be invited to perform at the heats.