Choral Ensemble Audition Information

Ensemble Audition Information

One need not be a music major to audition for any ensemble. Only 2 ensembles, All College Band and University Chorus, do not require an audition.

All Music Majors enrolled in curricular lessons are required to audition for ensemble placement.

Choral Auditions (Fall 2016)

 

For Fredonia Chamber Choir | Fredonia College Choir | Fredonia Women's Choir

College Choir and Women's Choir auditions will consist of scales, pitch matching, rhythm matching and sight singing. No prepared selection is necessary.

Chamber Choir auditions will require a prepared aria or art song of the singer's choosing. An accompanist will be provided. The audition will also consist of scales, pitch matching, rhythm matching and sight singing.

 

Choral Auditions (Spring 2016)

 

For College Choir | Women's Choir

College Choir and Women's Choir auditions will consist of scales, pitch matching, rhythm matching and sight singing. No prepared selection is necessary.

 

Choral Auditions (Spring 2016)

 

For College Choir | Women's Choir

College Choir and Women's Choir auditions will consist of scales, pitch matching, rhythm matching and sight singing. No prepared selection is necessary.

 

Choral Auditions (Spring 2016)

 

For College Choir | Women's Choir

College Choir and Women's Choir auditions will consist of scales, pitch matching, rhythm matching and sight singing. No prepared selection is necessary.

 

Choral Auditions (Spring 2016)

 

For College Choir | Women's Choir

College Choir and Women's Choir auditions will consist of scales, pitch matching, rhythm matching and sight singing. No prepared selection is necessary.

 
Day Date Time Voices Room
College Choir & Women's Choir Auditions    
Monday Aug. 22

10 am - 12 pm;
1 - 4 pm

All (Men & Women,
all voice parts)
Mason 2149
Tuesday Aug. 23 10 am - 12 pm;
1 - 4 pm

All (Men & Women,
all voice parts)

Mason 2149
Wednesday Aug. 24 10 am - 12 pm;
1 - 4 pm
All (Men & Women,
all voice parts)
Mason 2149


Chamber Choir Auditions

   
Monday Aug. 22 6 - 10 pm All (Men & Women,
all voice parts)
Rosch Recital Hall
Tuesday Aug. 23 6 - 10 pm All (Men & Women,
all voice parts)
Rosch Recital Hall
Wednesday Aug. 24 8 - 10 pm Call-Backs Rosch Recital Hall


Sign up sheets will posted on the door of Mason 2149 two days before auditions begin.

The School of Music at the State University of New York at Fredonia has FOUR outstanding choirs in which you may participate:

  • THE FREDONIA CHAMBER CHOIR, Dr. Gerald Gray, Director (Meets TR, 12:30 - 2:20 p.m.; audition required - sophomore and higher only. Freshmen occasionally audition by invitation of Director.)
  • THE FREDONIA COLLEGE CHOIR, Dr. Gerald Gray, Director (Meets MW, 1:00 - 2:50 p.m.; audition required)
  • THE FREDONIA WOMEN'S CHOIR, Dr. Vernon Huff, Director (Meets TR, 12:30 - 2:20 p.m.; audition required)
  • THE FREDONIA UNIVERSITY CHORUS, Dr. Vernon Huff, Director (Meets MWF 3:00 - 3:50 p.m.; NO audition required)

All students are invited to audition regardless of major!


Sign up sheets will posted on the door of Mason 2149 two days before auditions begin.

The School of Music at the State University of New York at Fredonia has FOUR outstanding choirs in which you may participate:

  • THE FREDONIA CHAMBER CHOIR, Dr. Gerald Gray, Director (Meets TR, 12:30 - 2:20 p.m.; audition required - sophomore and higher only)
  • THE FREDONIA COLLEGE CHOIR, Dr. Gerald Gray, Director (Meets MW, 1:00 - 2:50 p.m.; audition required)
  • THE FREDONIA WOMEN'S CHOIR, Dr. Vernon Huff, Director (Meets TR, 12:30 - 2:20 p.m.; audition required)
  • THE FREDONIA UNIVERSITY CHORUS, Dr. Vernon Huff, Director (Meets MWF 3:00 - 3:50 p.m.; NO audition required)

All students are invited to audition regardless of major!


Sign up sheets will posted on the door of Mason 2149 two days before auditions begin.

The School of Music at the State University of New York at Fredonia has FOUR outstanding choirs in which you may participate:

  • THE FREDONIA CHAMBER CHOIR, Dr. Gerald Gray, Director (Meets TR, 12:30 - 2:20 p.m.; audition required - sophomore and higher only)
  • THE FREDONIA COLLEGE CHOIR, Dr. Gerald Gray, Director (Meets MW, 1:00 - 2:50 p.m.; audition required)
  • THE FREDONIA WOMEN'S CHOIR, Dr. Vernon Huff, Director (Meets TR, 12:30 - 2:20 p.m.; audition required)
  • THE FREDONIA UNIVERSITY CHORUS, Dr. Vernon Huff, Director (Meets MWF 3:00 - 3:50 p.m.; NO audition required)

All students are invited to audition regardless of major!


Sign up sheets will posted on the door of Mason 2149 two days before auditions begin.

The School of Music at the State University of New York at Fredonia has FOUR outstanding choirs in which you may participate:

  • THE FREDONIA CHAMBER CHOIR, Dr. Gerald Gray, Director (Meets TR, 12:30 - 2:20 p.m.; audition required - sophomore and higher only)
  • THE FREDONIA COLLEGE CHOIR, Dr. Gerald Gray, Director (Meets MW, 1:00 - 2:50 p.m.; audition required)
  • THE FREDONIA WOMEN'S CHOIR, Dr. Vernon Huff, Director (Meets TR, 12:30 - 2:20 p.m.; audition required)
  • THE FREDONIA UNIVERSITY CHORUS, Dr. Vernon Huff, Director (Meets MWF 3:00 - 3:50 p.m.; NO audition required)

All students are invited to audition regardless of major!


Sign up sheets will posted on the door of Mason 2149 two days before auditions begin.

The School of Music at the State University of New York at Fredonia has FOUR outstanding choirs in which you may participate:

  • THE FREDONIA CHAMBER CHOIR, Dr. Gerald Gray, Director (Meets TR, 12:30 - 2:20 p.m.; audition required - sophomore and higher only)
  • THE FREDONIA COLLEGE CHOIR, Dr. Gerald Gray, Director (Meets MW, 1:00 - 2:50 p.m.; audition required)
  • THE FREDONIA WOMEN'S CHOIR, Dr. Vernon Huff, Director (Meets TR, 12:30 - 2:20 p.m.; audition required)
  • THE FREDONIA UNIVERSITY CHORUS, Dr. Vernon Huff, Director (Meets MWF 3:00 - 3:50 p.m.; NO audition required)

All students are invited to audition regardless of major!

For more information about Admissions, write, call or e-mail:

School of Music
The State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3151
music@fredonia.edu

 

School of Music Office

Mason Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3151
(716) 673-3154 fax