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Chamber Music CONSVTY305/5305

CHAMBER MUSIC INFORMATION for Fall 2018

  • 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 Spring 2018 and wish to be in a mixed group for Fall 2018, 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 a Spring 2018 Piano/String/Woodwind Chamber group know they must sign up for an audition.

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 who were not enrolled in CONSVTY 305A/5305A for Spring 2018 who plan to enroll for Fall 2018:

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: Thursday, August 16, 2018, White Recital Hall

 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 A, and bring the form to your audition.

B. Students who were enrolled in CONSVTY 305A/5305A for Spring 2018 who plan to enroll again for Fall 2018:

No audition required. Please complete the Information Form B and email it no later than 5 p.m., Tuesday, August 14, 2018, to Dr. Mary Posses: possesm@umkc.edu.

If you don’t submit your form on time, 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.

C. New, incoming students who plan to enroll in CONSVTY 305A/5305A for Fall 2018:

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: Thursday, August 16, 2018; White Recital Hall

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 C and bring the form to your audition.

 

Questions? Contact your Area Chamber Music Coordinator:

PIANO:        TBA

STRINGS:    Benny Kim, kimb@umkc.edu, 816-235-2935

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