ENSEMBLE AUDITION DATES (2018-19)
Grant Hall – UMKC Campus – 5227 Holmes Street, Kansas City, MO
- Friday 8/17 – Graduate students and students with previous UMKC choral experience
- Saturday 8/18 – Incoming Conservatory freshmen and any student without previous UMKC choral experience
- Sunday 8/19 – Open auditions for community members and UMKC students and faculty
HOW TO GET AN AUDITION
Step 2 – Sign up for an audition time:
Friday 8/17 – Graduate students and students with previous UMKC choral experience – Click here to sign up for an audition time.
Saturday 8/18 – Incoming Conservatory Freshmen and students without previous UMKC choral experience – Click here to sign up for an audition time.
Sunday 8/19 – Community members, UMKC students and faculty – Click here for more information
Step 3 – Write down your audition time and arrive at Grant Hall 15 minutes prior
- Prepare and sing a solo piece of your choice. Any style is fine, typically singers select classical or art song repertoire. An accompanist will be provided; please bring a score for the accompanist. Do not let the selection of a solo piece deter you from auditioning, e-mail Lorissa Mason with any questions or concerns email@example.com.
- Tonal memory exercises (we will play four random pitches and ask you to sing back those pitches on “la”)
- Sight-singing Examples: Level 1, Level 2, Level 3