Fall 2022 Choral Auditions

All 2022 choral auditions will take place in Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts (HHPA), Room 306.

Students may participate in multiple choirs.

Initial Auditions

Chorale, Men's Chorus, Women's Chorus, Choral Union:

  • Initial auditions are scheduled for August 17-21, 2022.
  • Each singer in the Missouri State University choral program must sign up for a time to audition in person for Dr. LaBarr and Dr. Plisco.
  • There may be up to three people signed up for each 15-minute time slot.
  • Students wishing to audition for Chorale must complete an audition by Saturday, August 20th in order to be considered.

Callback Auditions

Callback auditions will take place Sunday, August 21, 2022:

  • 4:30-6:00 p.m. — Callback audition for Chorale
  • 7:00 p.m. — Rosters posted for Chorale, Women's Chorus, Men's Chorus, and Choral Union

Audition Schedule

Initial Auditions

Chorale, Men's Chorus, Women's Chorus, Choral Union:

Sign up online for your audition time.
(Please sign up for the earliest available time.)

Callback Auditions

Sunday, August 21

Audition Materials

For Initial Auditions

Chorale, Men's Chorus, Women's Chorus, Choral Union:

All scores are linked below.

  • Prepare 1-2 verses of a simple folk song or hymn to be sung unaccompanied (i.e. Shenandoah, Amazing Grace, Danny Boy excerpts).
  • Students will be asked to sight-read and vocalize, demonstrating range and vocal color.

For Chorale Callback Auditions:

Bach's Der Geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf (excerpt)

Please prepare your part to m. 146-244.
The tempo will be half note = 90.

 

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