Ten finalists will compete in the Scenic City Sing-Off May 4. (Photo: Freestocks.org, StockSnap)

Ten local singers will compete in the first-ever Scenic City Sing-Off competition. 

During the contest, a benefit for the Chattanooga Girls Choir, the chosen finalists will perform onstage in a "The Voice"-style elimination event before a panel of judges and an audience. Only one champion will be crowned.

Singers will perform at The Church on Main May 4 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. The general public is encouraged to attend the event.

Tickets are $35 per person. The price includes hors d'oeuvres, beer and wine.

Click here to purchase tickets.

The audience will have the chance to cast a vote by offering monetary donations after each finalist's performance. The contestant with the most money raised will win.

The overall winner of the competition will receive a $1,000 cash prize. Judges will determine the winner based on singing ability, appearance/stage presence and overall assessment.

Each participant auditioned for the competition by submitting a YouTube video. Watch the contestants' original audition videos here

Here are your finalists:

  • Amy Calfee
  • Caroline Dale
  • Leah Carroll
  • Kandis Guice
  • Ivy Hall
  • Alyssa Land
  • Hannah Morse
  • Spencer Morse
  • Cherish Varlack
  • Sarah Grayce Crouch 

The first nine finalists were chosen by a panel of judges. The 10th finalist was chosen by receiving the most likes on their YouTube video .

All proceeds will benefit Chattanooga Girls Choir. Founded in 1987, CGR "offers vocal music education and performance opportunities to talented young women in the Chattanooga area."