Junior Chorus Auditions
1. Prepared Selections
For each Prepared Selection, students will be judged on Intonation, Rhythmic Accuracy, Note Accuracy and Diction
Mixed Chorus Sopranos & Altos
Dona Nobis Pacem and one additional selection from Mixed Chorus Festival Repertoire
Mixed Chorus Tenors & Basses
Michael Finnigan and one additional selection from Mixed Chorus Festival Repertoire
Ton The and one additional selection from Treble Chorus Festival Repertoire
2. Rhythmic Sight Reading
Students will be given a reasonable amount of time to silently study the 4-measure exercise.
Student may speak or intone the rhythm and may clap along, but is not permitted to hum or only clap the rhythm.
The adjudicator may set the quarter or eighth note pulse if the student wishes or when the student is ready to begin.
3. Tonal Skills
Student will sing (a capella) ascending and descending Major scale with the top note being sung one time.
Partial points may be given for correct ascending and descending scale
Students may sing solfege, numbers, or neutral syllable. Humming is not permitted.