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Open Audition for the 2018 Fall Season – AUGUST 8, 2018

WHAT: Open Audition for the 2018 Fall Season

WHEN: August 8, 2018, 6:30pm

WHERE: Wesley Palms (Activity Room)
2404 Loring Street, San Diego

Seeking women who love to sing! Join us to meet other Choral Club singers, get the skinny on rehearsals, concerts and activities, and practice the fall season music. At least 10 outreach and public concerts will be performed in November and December, 2018.

Please try to arrive by 6:15 to complete the enrollment process before rehearsal starts at 7pm. Auditioning members will be informed of their results via email within the following week. If you cannot audition on this time and date, please contact us to schedule an alternative audition time.

NOTE: This evening will be auditions, only–no rehearsal. Regular rehearsals start August 22, 2018.

AUDITION CRITERIA

1. To be successful in Choral Club of San Diego (“CCSD”), you should have some prior music experience either singing in a school, community or church chorus, or playing a musical instrument. Music sight-reading skills, while helpful, are not required.

2. You must be able to commit to the full rehearsal and performance season (Spring Season runs from late-January/early February through mid-May/early June, and Fall Season runs from mid- August through early-December). Rehearsals are held on Wednesday nights from 7:00 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. At the end of each season, there are 10-12 performances which will occur on evenings and weekends.

3. Your audition with the CCSD Music Director and Assistant Music Director will include the following:

a. Performance of 16 to 32 measures of one of the solo audition songs posted on the CCSD website. The website contains the lyrics and the accompaniment for each song. [Find prep tracks and lyrics on our Auditions page.
(Worth up to 20 points.)

b. A check of your vocal range, from high notes to low notes, to determine your vocal placement.

c. A test to see how accurately you can sing a note played for you on the piano. (Worth up to 10 points.)

d. A test to see how accurately you can sing back a short combination of notes and rhythms played on the piano. (Worth up to 10 points.)

e. Performance of 16 measures of a song with others in your same vocal range to see how well you can blend your voice with the group. (Worth up to 10 points.)

4. In order to maintain impartiality, no coaching or assistance with preparation for the audition can be provided by the CCSD Music Director, Assistant Music Director or other agent of CCSD.

You must score at least 35 points at the audition to be admitted to the CCSD chorus.

Open Auditions for Spring, 2017 Season

Seeking women who love to sing! Join us to meet other Choral Club singers, get the skinny on rehearsals, concerts and activities, and practice the spring season repertoire. Songs for this season will include  pop standards like “Blue Skies” and “Stardust,” a medley from “Grease,” and much more fun music.

New members can join through the first three rehearsals (Jan 23, Jan. 30, and Feb. 6).

A short, simple audition is required. Find audition guidelines and materials at choralclubofsd.org/sing-with-us/auditions/

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Open Auditions for Fall 2016 Season

Calling all female singers! Open auditions for Choral Club of San Diego fall 2016 season.

Join us August 29, September 5, and September 12 at Wesley Palms in Pacific Beach.

Meet other Choral Club singers, get the skinny on rehearsals, concerts and activities, and practice the fall season music. Songs for this season will include seasonal pop songs like “I’ve Got Your Love to Keep Me Warm,” plus fun holiday music.

New members can join through the first three rehearsals (Aug 29, Sept 5 and Sep 12, 2016).

A short, simple audition is required. Find audition guidelines and materials at choralclubofsd.org/sing-with-us/auditions/

Meet in the Wesley Palms Activity Room, 2404 Loring Street, San Diego, CA.

Open Auditions for Spring 2016 Season

Calling all female singers! Open auditions for Choral Club of San Diego spring 2016 season.
Join us January 25, February 1, and February 8 at Wesley Palms in Pacific Beach.

Meet other Choral Club singers, get the skinny on rehearsals, concerts and activities, and practice the spring season music. Some songs for this season include New York, New York, Route 66, Chatanooga Choo Choo, Motown classics, and a Carole King medley, plus many more.

New members can join through the first three rehearsals (Jan 25, Feb 1 and Feb 8)

A short, simple audition is required. Find audition guidelines and materials at choralclubofsd.org/sing-with-us/auditions/

Meet in the Wesley Palms Activity Room, 2404 Loring Street, San Diego, CA.