Auditions

Auditions for Choral Ensembles 

Please see the Choral Bulletin Board outside room 1038 for information when you arrive on campus. Auditions will be held on the first three days of classes during the fall semester. Choral ensembles are open to all BGSU students by audition.

Repertoire

For all mixed choruses:

Those wishing to audition for the Collegiate Chorale, University Choral Society, or A Cappella Choir should bring an aria or art song to the audition. An accompanist will be provided.

University Men’s and Women’s Choruses only:

Those interested in auditioning for the University Women's Chorus or the University Men's Chorus should report to rehearsal on the first day of class at 12:30 p.m. The Women's Chorus will meet in the College of Musical Arts room 1040 and the Men's Chorus will meet in the Wolfe Center room 102. 

Vocal Jazz

Part 1: Auditions will be on August 22, 2:00-6:00 pm (10 minute increments) in room 1040 of Moore Musical Arts Center, and August 24, 2:00-4:00 pm in room 3126.

Repertoire:

Sing an A cappella song (preferably jazz), and sight-read a brief excerpt. You will be given an excerpt to learn for the 2nd audition.

Part 2: August 24, 4:00-5:20 pm, Moore room 1036. Sing prepared excerpt in a group. Sign up for a 10-minute slot at this address:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/17j9xSTQxTD8xjkATZRsnRWcpWIZrgbmk7xrbUcYr_XM/edit?usp=sharing

If the audition time conflicts with your schedule, please contact Ellie Martin at leemart@bgsu.edu and we can arrange a time that works for you.

***We are also seeking rhythm section players and a music tech student to work with the group for credit. Sing, Sing, Sing!!!!