ALL INFO WILL BE UPDATED and LINKS TO MUSIC WILL BE LIVE SOON! :) District Auditions will be held on November 5, at East Rockingham High School All students in grades 9-12 are encouraged to prepare and try-out. BEST OF LUCK!!!! Should your student have a successful audition, the DISTRICT V CHOIR EVENT will be held on January 17 & 18, 2020 at Stuarts Draft High School! Please make sure you reserve these dates on your calendars should you "make it"!
All high school students (grades 9-12) will be allowed to audition for All STATE Choir as well. More information will be forthcoming with regard to state auditions.
The District audition selection is "The Heaven's Are Telling" by Haydn. Students should prepare measures 121-144. The piano accompaniment begins on measure 117, beat 4. Basses enter m121, beat 2. Tenors enter m121, beat 4. Altos enter m123, beat 2. Sopranos enter m124, beat 4.
1. Click on the title link for sheet music and recording: The Heaven's are Telling . 2. Click on the linked voice part below for the practice recording to learn your part. Vocal Parts - sorry about the soprano quality (I am no longer a soprano, but the notes are right) 3. Play the accompaniment when you have learned your vocal part. The recorded accompaniment will be playing as you audition. Voice Parts: Sight Reading introduction - listen to this so that your students will know exactly what to expect during the sight reading portion. Sight Reading - lots and lots of melodies to help you prepare. Download a pitch pipe app and practice!
In addition to preparing for the vocal audition; students must pay a fee of $7.20 for the audition. Make out checks to East Rockingham High School. Students must also complete the Student Agreement form. All of this must be turned in by October 14.
So in review: EVERYTHING DUE BY OCTOBER 14 1. $7.20 for audition. Checks must be made out to East Rockingham High School. 2. Student Commitment form. Remember that each student must complete the form with the contract rules on the back of the commitment for. PLEASE double check for insurance information and ALL proper signatures. 3. Directors must fill out this Audition form to secure auditions by October 14. Link will expire at that time.