Auditions for the 2017-2018 Season
Auditions for new and returning singers will take place at
First Presbyterian Church of Richardson on
Monday evenings, May 1, 8, 15, 22, June 5, August 7 and 14
Audition #1: For ALL singers
Plano Civic Chorus requirements:
- Prepare and sing the selected piece of music, Widmung (in English), available for download here:
- Sopranos and tenors will sing the HIGH version, altos and basses the LOW version.
- Successfully complete a sight-reading exercise.
- New singers only: Complete a short written music theory quiz.
Audition #2: ONLY for singers auditioning for the new Plano Chamber Chorus:
- Complete Audition #1 for the Plano Civic Chorus, plus
- Prepare and sing an additional solo or aria of your choice, in a classic style.
Both auditions will take place in the same 8-minute time slot. Please bring ALL music to your audition.
The goals of the audition process are to raise the level of musicality throughout the chorus and to achieve an even better balance within each section. Debra Scroggins, PCC Composer in Residence, and I will hear each audition and will strive for thorough professionalism, fairness, and objectivity.