School of Music
Choral Ensemble Audition Information


School of Music
Mason Hall
The State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
Ph: (716) 673-3151

Ensemble Audition Information

One need not be a music major to audition for any ensemble. Only 2 ensembles, All College Band and University Chorus, do not require an audition.

All Music Majors enrolled in curricular lessons are required to audition for ensemble placement.
 

Choral Auditions (Fall 2014)


For Fredonia Chamber Choir | College Choir | Women's Choir

College Choir and Women's Choir auditions will consist of scales, pitch matching, rhythm matching and sight singing. No prepared selection is necessary.

Chamber Choir auditions will require a prepared aria or art song of the singer's choosing. An accompanist will be provided. The audition will also consist of scales, pitch matching, rhythm matching and sight singing.

 
Day Date Time Voices Room

College Choir & Women's Choir Auditions
Monday Aug. 25 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.,
1 - 4 p.m.
All (Men & Women,
all voice parts)
Mason 2149
Tuesday Aug. 26 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.,
1 - 4 p.m.
All (Men & Women,
all voice parts)
Mason 2149
Wednesday Aug. 27 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.,
1 - 4 p.m.
All (Men & Women,
all voice parts)
Mason 2149

Chamber Choir Auditions
    
Monday Aug. 25

6 - 10 p.m.

All (Men & Women,
all voice parts)

Rosch Recital Hall

Tuesday Aug. 26

6 - 10 p.m.

All (Men & Women,
all voice parts)

Rosch Recital Hall

Wednesday Aug. 27

8 - 10 p.m.

Call-Backs

Rosch Recital Hall


Sign up sheets will posted on the door of Mason 2149 two days before auditions begin.

The School of Music at the State University of New York at Fredonia has FOUR outstanding choirs in which you may participate:

  • FREDONIA CHAMBER CHOIRDr. Gerald Gray, Director (Meets TR, 12:30 - 2:20 p.m.; audition required - sophomore and higher only. Freshmen occasionally audition by invitation of Director.)
  • FREDONIA COLLEGE CHOIRDr. Gerald Gray, Director (Meets MW, 1:00 - 2:50 p.m.; audition required)
  • FREDONIA WOMEN'S CHOIR, Dr. Vernon Huff, Director (Meets TR, 12:30 - 2:20 p.m.; audition required)
  • FREDONIA UNIVERSITY CHORUS, Dr. Vernon Huff, Director (Meets MWF 3:00 - 3:50 p.m.; NO audition required)

All students are invited to audition regardless of major!
 

For more information about Admissions, write, call or e-mail:

School of Music
The State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3151
music@fredonia.edu


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