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San Francisco Lyric Chorus Spring 2020 Auditions: Gjeilo & Whitacre

San Francisco Lyric Chorus

Posted: December 23, 2019

San Francisco Lyric Chorus Auditions Spring 2020:  Good News!:  
Music by Ola Gjeilo & Eric Whitacre, plus classic American Hymns & Spirituals
The San Francisco Lyric Chorus invites singers to join us for our Spring 2020 Season as we sing music by two major contemporary composers, Ola Gjeilo & Eric Whitacre, plus a variety of classic American hymns & spirituals.

Ola Gjeilo:   Prelude  *  The Spheres  *  Days of Beauty  *  The Rose
Eric Whitacre:   Goodnight Moon  *  Animal Crackers II: The Canary; The Eel; The Kangaroo
Charles Silvestri/Eric Whitacre:   Each Morning She Walks
Alice Parker/Robert Shaw:   Wondrous Love * Saints Bound For Heaven * Come Away To The Skies
James Erb:   Shenandoah
Jester Hairston:   Elijah Rock *  In Dat Great Getting’ Up Mornin’
Stacey Gibbs:   Lord, If I Got My Ticket
John Barron/Rowland Pack:   Nobody Knows the Trouble I’ve Seen
William Dawson:   Ain’t-A That Good News

We have openings in all parts—sopranos, altos, tenors, basses.  All are welcome.
Rehearsals and auditions begin Monday, January 13, 2020.  
Rehearsals are on Mondays, 7:15-9:45 pm, at Trinity+St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, St. Peter’s Hall, 1620 Gough Street, San Francisco (between Bush Street and Austin Alley).
Concert dates are Saturday, May 16, 2020, 8 pm and Sunday, May 17, 2020, 5 pm at Trinity+St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, open again for performances after nine years.
For audition and other information, call Music Director Robert Gurney at 415-721-4077 or email him at [email protected].  Website:

Audition Deadline March 2, 2020
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone (415) 721-4077
Ensemble Type Chorus
Estimated Ensemble Size 30-35
Experience Required Our Music Director checks for voice range, blend, sight-reading ability, and musicianship.
Performances/Year 3 concerts, with 2 performances each
Professional/Amatuer/Mixed Amateur
Dues $150 per semester plus cost of music

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The Lyric Chorus performs a repertoire representing all periods of choral music, with a special interest in presenting little known, rarely performed works

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