2017 YOUNG SINGERS PROJECT AUDITIONS
The 2017 Young Singers Project auditions will include three elements:
- Choral excerpt. Students should prepare an excerpt (measures 25-46) of Thomas Morley's Ladies, you see time flieth - click here to download and print a PDF. Students should prepare the voice part (or parts) most comfortable in their voices - harmonic support will be provided at the piano. Please note that this piece will be sung with SSAATB divisi - "Soprano I and II" will be sung by sopranos I and II as marked; "Soprano III" will be sung by alto Is and "Alto" will be sung by alto IIs. "Tenor" and "Bass" will be sung by tenors and basses as marked.
- Sight-reading exercise. Students should be prepared to sight-read an 8-measure exercise - students may sing the exercise using solfège, numbers, or any neutral syllable.
- Pitch memory. Students will be asked to complete a brief pitch memory exercise.