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Chamber Music CONSVTY305/5305

CHAMBER MUSIC AUDITIONS for SPRING 2017

  • PIANISTS
  • STRING PLAYERS (except guitar)
  • WOODWINDS (except sax)
  • HORN PLAYERS wishing to be in a mixed group. If you played only in an all-brass group during Fall 2016 and wish to be in a mixed group for Spring 2017, you DO need to play a placement audition for us.
  • SINGERS wishing to do works for voice + instruments

 

You are encouraged to form your own group and/or suggest repertoire. Requests are subject to approval, but are welcome and are accommodated when possible. Notify the appropriate Area Chamber Music Coordinator via e-mail of any group you have formed and/or repertoire you would like to play. List all players and indicate each person’s instrument. Each player must submit the appropriate Information form (see below) and indicate the requested group and/or piece. Make sure all members of your proposed group who were not enrolled in Fall 2016 Chamber Music know they must play an audition on Monday, December 12.

Please do not register for the course until you are assigned to a group and your coach is announced.

 Select from A, B or C below:

A. Returning students not enrolled in CONSVTY 305A/5305A for FALL 2016 who plan to enroll for SPRING 2017:

Brief placement audition required (bring the completed information form below). If you don’t audition, you risk not being assigned to a group. Please do not register for the course until you are assigned to a group and your coach is announced.

When and Where: Monday, December 12, 2016, White Recital Hall (auditions begin at 5 p.m.).

Audition Sign-up: Sign up for your audition time here. Be ready to play 5 minutes before your appointment.

Audition Repertoire: Short piece or movement(s) of your choice, demonstrating your lyrical and technical playing or singing abilities. Accompanists are not required and will not be provided.    

Form to Complete: Print out and complete all pages of the Information Form, and bring the form to your audition.

B. Students currently enrolled in CONSVTY 305A/5305A for FALL 2016 who plan to enroll again for SPRING 2017:

No audition required. Please complete the Information Form and email it to the one of the professors listed below. Please do not register for the course until you are assigned to a group and your coach is announced.

Pianists: Email completed form as a .DOCX or PDF no later than 5 p.m. Wednesday, December 7 to Dr. Solose: solosej@umkc.edu.

 Instrumentalists and Singers: Email completed form as a .DOCX or PDF no later than 5 p.m. Wednesday, December 7 to Dr. Posses: possesm@umkc.edu.

C. New, incoming students who plan to enroll in CONSVTY 305A/5305A for SPRING 2017:

Brief placement audition required (bring the completed information form below). If you don’t audition, you risk not being assigned to a group. Please do not register for the course until you are assigned to a group and your coach is announced.

When and WhereSunday, January 15, 2017, White Recital Hall (auditions begins at 7 p.m.).

Audition Sign-up: Sign up for your audition time here. Be ready to play 5 minutes before your appointment.

Audition Repertoire: Short piece or movement(s) of your choice, demonstrating your lyrical and technical playing or singing abilities. Accompanists are not required and will not be provided.  

Forms to Complete: Print out and complete all pages of the Information Form, and bring the form to your audition.

Questions? Contact your Area Chamber Music Coordinator:

PIANO:        Jane Solose, solosej@umkc.edu, 816-235-2962

STRINGS:    Scott Lee, leesc@umkc.edu, 816-235-2944

WOODWINDS, VOICE:   Mary Posses, possesm@umkc.edu, 816-235-2908