Middle School/Jr. High Honor Choir Audition

SATB Voices in Grades 7 - 9 , Conducted by Dr. Derrick Fox
Auditions accepted September 1 - 30, 2018

Recorded Audition Procedure for All Applicants 

Note: Audio-Enhanced Recordings will be disqualified. If enhancement is detected the submission will be discarded. 

You will submit three separate recordings described below to complete your audition. All recordings must be in mp3 format. Do not speak the name of the applicant or otherwise identify the applicant on the recording. Applicant name and identifying information will be hidden from the audition judging committee to ensure a blind audition. 

RECORDING A

Sing the exercise below corresponding to the voice part you are auditioning for exactly as notated. Play only the starting pitch on a piano or pitch pipe.

* Each scale reflects the vocal range required for the repertoire that has been selected for this choir.

Soprano 1: G Major


Alto: Eb Major


Tenor: F Major


Bass: C Major



RECORDING B

Sing a prepared excerpt of "Hallelujah, Amen" by G.F. Handel in the key of D along with the accompaniment track. Sing from your entrance at the beginning through measure 17. The starting pitch is given and one measure of count-off.

Click here for the excerpt track. Use this accompaniment track for practice and sing with it when recording your audition.

Click here for your sheet music. 


RECORDING C

Sing 60 seconds of a song of your choice that you feel best illuminates your talent. It can be any genre or style and may be accompanied or unaccompanied.

Technical support is available during the audition period by emailing events@acda.org or calling the helpline at (405)232-8161. Any questions not related to technical support can be addressed to the Children's & MS/JH SATB Honor Choir Coordinator, Michelle Bendett, by emailing KCHonorChoirs@gmail.com.