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Department of Music

University of Dayton Chorale, 2020-21

Thank you for your interest in performing with the University of Dayton Chorale.

Auditions will be available via an application form and a vocal recording upload in the Related Links section below. The deadline to submit your audition is August 10.

Audition Requirements

  • Application: Please fill out the application form below.
  • Prepared Solo: Perform 60-90 seconds of a prepared solo of your choice (with piano accompaniment if possible). Select a piece that will allow you to demonstrate your ability to sing legato with expression. The piece should be in a comfortable range.
    - How to title your prepared solo: Performance: Your name, title of the music.
  • Excerpt: Sing your vocal part to the excerpt from “Salvator Natus Est” (download file below). The purpose is to determine your personal preparation skills—be prepared to demonstrate accurate pitches and rhythms as well as articulation and phrasing as indicated in the score. 
    - How to title your file: Your name, title of the music, voice part.
    - Acceptable file formats: .wav, .mp3, .m4a, .aiff, .aac, .wma

Ensemble Participation Requirements:

  • Auditioning indicates that you agree to participate in the following events and that you are willing to buy an outfit for the group: Women $76 (Dress), Men (Tuxedo) $100-200.
  • Class meeting time
s are Mondays, Wednesdays, 2:30-3:20 p.m. Fridays 2:30-4:30 p.m.
  • Required additional rehearsals:
    - Rehearsal Retreats in September 2020 and January 2021.
    - Additional dates and times of required performances for the 2020-2021 academic year to be determined.

Department of Music

Fitz Hall
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2946