How to Join a Choral Ensemble
Auditions: Friday, August 18 – Monday, August 21, 2023
AJ Fletcher Music Center
Sign up for a time TODAY at the bottom of the page.
All students at ECU are invited to join an ECU choral ensemble.
All students who sing in a choral ensemble at ECU need to sing an audition for the choral faculty.
Excerpts for the Chamber Singers’ audition will be available on-line beginning Friday, August 4.
Students auditioning for the Chamber Singers must sign up in one of the Chamber Singers audition slots.
**TAKE FIVE MINUTES AND READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BELOW SO YOU KNOW BEST HOW TO PROCEED.**
Audition Process for All Singers:
- Sign up for an audition time (see link at bottom of page)
- Vocalize briefly
- Sing a prepared vocal solo (bring music with you). If you are not a music major, you may choose to sing “My Country ‘tis of Thee” (music will be provided).
- *Students auditioning for the Chamber Singers will have additional prepared excerpts and instructions. (see below)
- Sign up for the earliest slot for which you are available!!
- Arrive to your audition 10 minutes early.
Instructions for Chamber Singers Auditions
Students auditioning for the Chamber Singers must prepare additional excerpts and complete a more difficult sight reading passage. Also, make sure to sign-up in a Chamber Singers audition slot.
Audition Results & First Rehearsals
- Chamber Singers callbacks for SA will be posted/emailed late Monday evening and will occur at 1:00 on Tuesday, August 22.
- Chamber Singers callbacks for TB will be posted/emailed late Tuesday evening and will occur at 1:00 on Wednesday, August 23.
- All final choir rosters will be posted by 3:00, Thursday, August 24.
- You MUST be registered for the correct section of choir by midnight, Thursday, August 24.
- Chamber Singers and Collegiate Choir will meet Thursday, August 24 for the first rehearsal.
- University Chorale and Concert Choir will meet Friday, August 25 for the first rehearsal.
If you have any questions about the audition process, contact Jonathan Clawson (email@example.com), graduate student in choral conducting.
Audition Sign-up and Student Information Form