Please refer to this page for audition procedures and Practice track links
Please use the following link for practice tracks
Your Audition for JH GT Chorus will have 4 parts.
1. Rhythmic Sight Reading:
Students will perform one rhythmic sight reading example using their preferred rhythm sight reading method (e.g., clapping, syllables, etc.).
Students will be given 45 seconds of practice time and can practice out loud or silently.
2. Melodic Sight Reading:
Students will perform one melodic sight reading example using their preferred melodic sight reading method (e.g., solfege, numbers, neutral syllables, etc.)
3. A Cappella Piece, The Water is Wide:
Be prepared to sing the assigned piece from memory and without accompaniment, exactly as the pitches and rhythms are printed and in the correct octave.
Students are expected to use the expressive elements and the suggested tempo indicated in the a cappella piece. Students will sing in the designated keys for each voice part. The tonic chord, scale, and tonic chord again will be played on the audition recording. Students must find their starting pitch from the final chord.
4. Accompanied Piece, Alleluia:
Be prepared to sing your part in the assigned piece. Students may use Music in the Audition Room.
PDF Version of Audition Packet