Chora Nova, a spirited and polished chorus, will perform the Poulenc Gloria and Saint-Saëns Requiem on May 25 in Berkeley. Rehearsals are on Tuesday evenings from 7:15-9:45 at All Souls Episcopal Parish, Cedar and Spruce streets in Berkeley. Rehearsals for this session begin on March 26. Chora Nova, now in its 13th season, is conducted by Artistic Director Paul Flight. There are openings in all sections. Visit our website at choranova.org for more information about the chorus. To schedule an audition appointment, please fill out and send in the form at choranova.org/auditions.
Chora Nova, directed by Paul Flight, is a dynamic community of singers based in Berkeley, California. The group presents three programs each year, with performances in November, March, and May.
Chora Nova’s varied repertoire has included Western music, both familiar and rarely performed, from the seventeenth through the twentieth centuries: Vivaldi and Zelenka, Mozart and Michael Haydn, Brahms and Hummel, Britten and Coleridge-Taylor.
Chora Nova, an auditioned chorus, draws experienced singers from around the Bay Area.
The San Francisco City Chorus welcomes singers for all vocal parts. Come share your voice with a warm, supportive and multi-generational community dedicated to music education and sharing the beauty of classical choral music.
How to join: Come to an open audition, Wednesdays January 7, 14, and 21 at Lakeside Presbyterian Church in San Francisco at 7 pm. Auditions are held after our usually rehearsals.
Upcoming Season: Mass in D Major, Op. 86 and Te Deum Op. 103 by Antonín Dvořák
AMERICAN CANYON SINGERS ANNOUNCE 2014-2015 SEASON
Our 3rd season brings us many good tidings! We will begin our year on Monday September 8 with an exciting program ‘Christmas in Blue’. It will include Mass in Blue which has become an audience favorite on both sides of the Atlantic, as well as Holly Jolly Christmas, Boogie Woogie Holiday, Yorkshire Wassail and other holiday favorites. Don’t miss a chance to sing this program with us on Saturday December 6.
We would like to invite everyone who loves to sing inspiring and fun music in a stunning neo-Gothic building and acoustics in downtown Oakland to come and try singing with our choir. The Temple Choir as it is called (because of the magnificent cathedral-like sanctuary of the church) has always been a leader in community choral singing. For many years, our choir led performances of oratorios and cantatas bringing together hundreds of singers from all over Bay area. Now, we would like to restore that tradition and we call upon all of you to join us!
Chromatica, a relatively new, dynamic and engaging chorale in the East Bay town of Danville, is seeking singers--especially Tenors and Altos--for our Fall concert season. Rehearsals are currently underway, but we will be taking a summer hiatus from mid-June until mid-August. Concerts are scheduled for 18, 19 and 24, 26 October 2014. Please see our web site for current and past repertoire, as well as audition information. Come and check us out--you will be glad you did!
We don't have a formal audition. All we ask is an ability to carry a tune. However, we're a dedicated group of singers led by an internationally renowned conductor Cyril Deaconoff. We rehearse at a beautiful facility, AC Performing Arts Theatre building where we also perform.
Please request appointment by website or calling office.
To audition please:
Sing a prepared song or aria (any style), or your voice part's line in a
portion of a standard, classical choral work.
Bring two copies of your music, one for yourself and one for the
Perform sight-singing of short musical excerpts.
Repeat back short melodies played on the piano.
Resound Ensemble is holding auditions AUG 20-28 for the 2013-2014 season, our 3rd year. Resound rehearses and performs (May & Nov, no holiday concert) in San Francisco. Due to our wide range of styles, we often say we're the ensemble of the shuffle generation!
Audition details, including the season calendar, available at www.resoundensemble.org/auditions
The Parish Choir, a mixed semi-professional adult choir sings a diverse repertoire ranging from chant, Renaissance and Baroque motets to Anglican anthems, shaped-note music, and newly composed sacred works. Weekly Thursday rehearsal, 7-9 p.m. You will be requested to sing a prepared piece of any style that shows your ability and musicality.