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The thirteenth episode of Season 3, and the fortieth episode of America's Got Talent overall, aired on September 3, 2008. It was the fourth Quarterfinals of four performance episodes and took place in Hollywood. 10 acts performed for 5 spots in the Semifinals. The ten acts from the previous episode learned whether they had advanced to the Top 20 Semifinals.


Symbol Meaning
Ovation.png Standing Ovation
X.png Buzzer
Name Image Act Piers Sharon David
1.Dallas Desperados Dancers Dallasdesperadosdancers.png Dance Group X.png X.png   
2. Bryan Cheatham Bryancheatham.png R&B Singer X.png     
3. Flambeaux Flambeaux.png Fire Breather X.png X.png X.png 
4. Kaitlyn Maher Kaitlynmaher.png Singer   
5. Dorae Saunders Doraesaunders.png Tina Turner Impersonator X.png   
6. Donald Braswell Donaldbraswell.png Opera Singer  
7. Indiggo Indiggo.png Vocal Duo X.png   
8. The Tapping Dads Thetappingdads.png Tap Dance Group X.png   
9. Eli Mattson Elimattson.png Singer and Pianist   
10. Nuttin' But Stringz Nuttin'butstringz.png Hip-Hop Violin Duo   

Moved On

Jonathanburkin.pngJonathan Burkin

Baton Twirler

Sarahlenore.pngSarah Lenore

Singer and Guitarist

Josephhall.pngJoseph Hall

Elvis Impersonator

Taublfamily.pngTaubl Family

Family Orchestra


Dance Crew (JC)


Bruceblock.pngBruce Block


Thetexasstatestrutters.pngTexas State Strutters

Dance Team


Opera Singer

Matthewpiazzi.pngMatthew Piazzi

Comedic Impressionist

Michaelstrelo-smith.pngMichael Strelo-Smith

Singer (JC)