All-State Festival

2019 ALL-STATE FESTIVAL (SATB Choir and SSAA Choir)

FESTIVAL

Wed. May 15-Sat. May 18 at U Maine, Orono . Concerts are Sat. May 18 at the Collins Center

SATB Learning Tracks (this is also posted on the SATB Website)

Please note we do not have learning tracks for "Fire" as it is a non-traditional score. The conductor has shared a video link to help students get a feel for it.


"Fire" Video Link


For more information about SATB Choir please visit:

Maine All State SATB Choir Website

AUDITIONS

Bus will depart at 8:30 and return at 12:15



All String players must audition on a Saturday. A YHS bus will be available for Saturday Nov. 10. Requests for auditions on other dates will require a parent to drive the student.

Choice #1 Nov. 9-10 at Biddeford (school transportation Saturday only)

Choice #2 Nov. 2-3 at Skowhegan HS (no school transportation, parent chaperones)

Audition Requirements:

  • Sing the required song Gia Il Sole Dal Gange
  • Sing the choral assessment piece "Sing We and Chant It"
  • Sing a major scale in the required key ascending and descending.
  • Sight-sing a short melody

Gia Il Sole dal Gange and Sing We and Chant It -sheet music available in class

Links

2018-19 YHS All State Auditions Info & Forms

Gia Il Sole dal Gange sample performance

Gia Il Sole dal Gange pronunciation

Gia Il Sole Dal Gange accompaniment track soprano/tenor

Gia Il Sole Dal Gange accompaniment track alto/bass

Complete All-State Chorus Audition Information For vocalists: This site includes the part-song and practice tracks and sight-singing practice tracks similar to what you will see at the audition.






Older Festival Information

2018 ALL-STATE INFORMATION AND PERMISSION SLIP

REHEARSAL SCHEDULE

All-State Choral Songs - Learning resources

Pronunciation Tracks for Au Dela and Kanaval can be found here:

SATB Pronunciation Tracks

Kanaval full performance

Au Dela full performance

For more information about SATB or SSAA Choir please visit:

Maine All State SATB Choir Website

Maine All State SSAA Choir Website

All-State Festival Website with up to date Information

All-State Audition repertoire list for all instruments/voice

All-State scale requirements for all instruments



Audition practice tracks:

2018 VOCAL SOLO AUDITION MUSIC

Italian Song: Per La Gloria. Sheet music available in class.

Per La Gloria pronunciation

Per La Gloria - professional performance

Per La Gloria accompaniment - tenor/soprano

Per La Gloria accompaniment - alto/bass

2018 CHORAL ASSESSMENT SONG Fire, Fire My Heart

Sheet music also available in class.

2019 VOCAL SOLO AUDITION MUSIC

Italian Song: Gia Sole dal Gange -sheet music available in class

Gia Sole dal Gange sample performance

Download accompaniment files at bottom of this page. Tenor/Soprano use high key. Alto/Bass use low key.

2019 CHORAL ASSESSMENT SONG Sing We and Chant It

Sheet music also available in class.

2020 VOCAL SOLO AUDITION MUSIC

Italian Song : Sebben Crudele audition accompaniment tracks

Sebben Crudele accompaniment tracks

"Sebben Crudele" pronunciation

2020 CHORAL ASSESSMENT SONG Those Sweet Delightful Lillies

Sheet music also available in class.

2021 VOCAL SOLO AUDITION MUSIC

Italian Song: Danza, Danza - sheet music available in class

Danza, Danza pronunciation

Danza, Danza accompaniment - Tenor/Soprano

Danza, Danza accompaniment - Bass/Alto

Performance by 17 year old girl

Sample Professional Performance

2021 CHORAL ASSESSMENT SONG All Creatures Now Are Merry Minded

Sheet music also available in class.

Past Festivals

(2017)

PDF's of All-State Instrumental Scale Requirements

All-State Audition Times

ALL-STATE - MAY 2017

IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS

1. Trip Information

2. Permission slip

3. Festival website

(2016)

All-State Vocal Practice Tracks