How to Join a Choral Ensemble

Join ECU Chorus


Auditions: Friday, August 16 – Monday, August 19, 2024

AJ Fletcher Music Center


Sign up for a time TODAY at the bottom of the page. 

General Information

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 2.

Students auditioning for the Chamber Singers must sign up in one of the Chamber Singers audition slots.


Audition Instructions


Audition Process for All Singers:

  1. Sign up for an audition time (see link at bottom of page)
  2. Vocalize briefly
  3. 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).
  4. Sightread
  5. *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.  

(Instructions and Excerpts will be posted here on Friday, August 2.)

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 20.
  • Chamber Singers callbacks for TB will be posted/emailed late Tuesday evening and will occur at 1:00 on Wednesday, August 21.
  • All final choir rosters will be posted by 3:00, Thursday, August 22.
  • You MUST be registered for the correct section of choir by midnight, Thursday, August 22.
  • Chamber Singers and Collegiate Choir will meet Thursday, August 22 for the first rehearsal.
  • University Chorale and Concert Choir will meet Friday, August 23 for the first rehearsal.


If you have any questions about the audition process, contact Andrew Barr (, graduate student in choral conducting.


Audition Sign-up and Student Information Form


ECU Chorus Auditions

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