2017 – 2018 chorus auditions:
Monday Aug. 21st 6-7 p.m.
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
Please request audition time or additional information by contacting us.
When submitting a request for an audition, please include the information listed below:
- Contact information: mailing address; phone; email address
- Voice part, if known
- Musical background and experience
- Why you are interested in auditioning for the Bay Area Chorus.
Auditions are held at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church 18220 Upper Bay Rd. Houston, TX 77058
- Vocalization to determine vocal range
- “America (My Country, ‘Tis of Thee)” a cappella
- Repeat short tonal patterns which assess tonal memory
- Sight read a short exercise
By singing in the Bay Area Chorus, music educators have the opportunity to get on the other side of the podium and gain the singer’s perspective. Based on vocal audition results, the scholarships consist of membership fee reductions.
Additional requirements for Music Educator Scholarship Auditions
- Same as above (the sight reading exercise will be more challenging)
- Performance of an art song such as a piece from the 24 Italian Songs and Arias or French, German or contemporary American classical song anthologies.