The Cincinnati May Festival Chorus and May Festival Youth Chorus are currently auditioning singers (all voice parts) for the 2013-2014 Season.
MAY FESTIVAL CHORUS AUDITIONS
Audition requirements for the adult May Festival Chorus include a performance of two solo works, one to be sung in English, and one in a foreign language. Vocalization and sight-reading are an integral part of the audition process. An accompanist will be provided. Rehearsals are regularly scheduled on Tuesday evenings from 7-10 pm. This premier choral organization has gained international acclaim for its annual May Festival Season and for performances with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and Cincinnati Pops Orchestra on subscription series concerts. The May Festival Chorus is under the direction of Robert Porco.
Auditions will be held on Wednesday Sept. 4, Saturday Sept. 7 and on Tuesdays throughout the month of September.
MAY FESTIVAL YOUTH CHORUS AUDITIONS
Audition requirements for the May Festival Youth Chorus are one prepared piece, classical in nature, sight reading and vocalization. Students grades 9-12 who are actively involved in their high school music program are eligible to audition. Rehearsals are regularly scheduled on Sunday afternoons from 2:30-5 pm. The May Festival Youth Chorus is under the direction of James Bagwell and David Kirkendall.
Auditions will be held on Saturday, September 7 and on Sundays throughout the month of September.