Fall 2018 Choral Auditions

All 2018 choral auditions will take place in Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts (HHPA), Room 306, the Choral office.

Students may participate in multiple choirs.

Initial Auditions

  • Initial auditions will take place August 15-19, 2018.
  • Each singer in the Missouri State University choral program must sign up for a time to audition in person for Dr. LaBarr.

Callback Auditions

Callback auditions will take place August 20, 2018.

Audition Schedule

Initial Auditions

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

Additionally, there will be an optional rehearsal at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 19, on the Chorale callback selection.

Callback Auditions

Sunday, August 19

  • 7:00 p.m. — Optional rehearsal on Chorale audition music

Monday, August 20

  • 9:00 - 10:30 p.m. — Callback list audition for Chorale
  • 11:00 p.m. — Rosters posted for Chorale, Men's Chorus, Women's Chorus, and Choral Union


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:

Learn your part to these excerpts from (music TBD). Callbacks will take place on Monday August 20, 9-10: 30 p.m. (in quartets).


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