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Department of Music

University of Dayton Chorale, 2021-22

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

Auditions are available via an application form and vocal recording upload in the link below. The deadline is August 20.

Audition Requirements

  1. Please fill out the information on this Online Application Form.
  2. 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. Please title your file with the following information:
    Performance: Your name, title of the music
  3. Excerpt: Sing your vocal part to the excerpt from “Lord of the Smal,l” starting from measures 57-71. Download here. 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. Please title your file with the following:
    Excerpt: Your name, title of the music, voice part
    Acceptable File Formats: .wav, .mp3, .m4a, .aiff, .aac, .wma
    Upload Vocal Files Here.

Details of Chorale Membership

  • 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
: Mondays, Wednesdays, 2:30-3:20 p.m. Fridays 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Required Additional Rehearsals

  • A rehearsal retreat takes place in September 2021 and January 2022.
  • There are required performances during the 2021-22 academic year. Dates and times are to be determined.

Department of Music

Fitz Hall
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2946