Chautauqua Lake Voices Narrows Field To 12

The 12 Chautauqua Lake Voices competitors who will move on to Monday’s Billy Joel night have been announced.

Over the course of the last two Mondays, the Chautauqua Lake Voices competition has put 19 singers in front of a live audience to compete for prizes. Seven of those competitors were eliminated following Monday evening’s performance, including: Jennie Melquist, Becca Erlick, Shelby Seidler, Shelby Saylor, Hannah Kellom, Maria Sena and Victoria McIlvain.

Those who will move on to Monday night include: Jamie Haight, Dylan Carlson, Mike Bidney, Allison Beach, Nicole Tenpas, Michael Nugent, Bill Brunacini, Elizabeth Lucas, Sara Ross, Teal Weatherley, Emily Windoft and Julie Haight.

During Monday’s Billy Joel show, the singers will perform the following songs: Jamie Haight, “Still Rock N’ Roll To Me”; Carlson, “Piano Man”; Bidney, “River of Dreams”; Beach, “She’s Always A Woman”; Tenpas, “Honesty”; Nugent, “Movin’ Out”; Brunacini, “Scenes From an Italian Restaurant”; Lucas, “Vienna”; Ross, “Just The Way You Are”; Weatherley, “She’s Got A Way”; Windoft, “Only The Good Die Young”; and Julie Haight, “Shameless.”

The competition will continue Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the Floating Stage in Bemus Point. For more information visit or search for “Chautauqua Lake Voices” on Facebook.