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Junior Chorus

Lynn Randoph, Junior Choir Co-Chair

Central Grade School, Washington,  IL

lrandolph@central51.net

(309) 444-3943

 

Elizabeth Klauzer, Junior Choir Co-Chair

A-C Central Schools

e.klauzer@gmail.com 

(217) 476-3313


Guest Conductor:

Dr. James Stegall, Western Illinois University

 RNS


Practice links: 

 

Repertoire:

**She Sings, Amy Bernon – SAB – Heritage Music Press (15/1362H)

**Festival Sanctus, John Leavitt – SATB – CPP Belwin (SV8821

          **Indicates audition selections – boys will announce at the audition which part they have prepared for                Festival Sanctus (T or B)

The Pasture, Z. Randall Stroope – SATB – Colla Voce Music (45-21102)

Lift Up Your Voices, Handel arr. Liebergen – SAB – Alfred (17654)

 

Bonse Aba, Victor Johnson – SAB – Heritage Music Press (15/2689H-3)

 

**REQUIRED AUDITION SELECTIONS:

 

1.    Each student will sing:

     **Required Audition Selections

       Major and a minor triad

       Major scale and a harmonic minor scale

 

The student may choose the starting pitch but the judge WILL NOT play along on the piano.

 

2.    9th grade students MUST audition for high school.

3.    Double-check all voice parts during the online entry process. Changing voice parts on audition day requires the signature of the district president and the junior high choral representative.

 

***Students may NOT audition for both concert choir and concert band.

 Rubric:

Musicianship – 10

Rhythm Accuracy – 10

Note Accuracy – 10

Diction – 10

Tone – 10

Major Triad – 5

Minor Triad – 5

Major Scale – 5

Minor Scale – 5

 

Mass Ensemble Piece Rotation:

        2016- God Bless America by Joyce Eilers and Paul Jennings

        2017- Pledge of Allegiance by Alfred Reed

        2018- My America by Joyce Eilers and Paul Murtha

 

 

District 1 District 2 District 3 District 4 District 5 District 6 District 7 District 8 District 9