LWC CHOIRS PLACEMENT MATERIALS


LWC PLACEMENT TRYOUTS 2020

VIDEO SUBMISSION MUST BE COMPLETED BY MONDAY, MARCH 16 at 8:00 p.m.


**You may join Mixed Choir without a tryout.

**​You MUST complete a tryout to be considered for the other choirs.

PROCEDURE

**Download the tryout music ("America the Beautiful" and the Placement Song below.)

**You will VIDEO yourself performing "America the Beautiful" and the Placement Song on your chosen voice part.

Please be sure that you are visible in your video from the chest up, and that the lighting is good. If you don't have access to a device that you can use, let Mr. Bultman know.

**For the PLACEMENT SONG, you are to play the ACCOMPANIMENT TRACK karaoke-style along with yourself singing (use a bluetooth speaker or play the track on a different device while you make your video.)

**UPLOAD your video to YouTube (link below.) Please include both parts of the tryout in ONE video. If you don't wish to use YouTube, you may send your video using www.wetransfer.com (button below.)

​**SUBMIT the link to your video on the Submission Form (link below.)

​ If you use the WeTransfer site, you must still complete the Submission Form and indicate this.

1: PLACEMENT SONG

YOU MAY SING WHICHEVER PART YOU'RE MOST COMFORTABLE WITH.

2020 CHOIR PLACEMENT SONG.pdf

THIS IS THE ACCOMPANIMENT TRACK FOR THE PLACEMENT SONG.

PLEASE SING ALONG WITH IT WHEN YOU MAKE YOUR VIDEO.

THESE ARE INDIVIDUAL PART TRACKS TO HELP YOU PREPARE THE PLACEMENT SONG.

CLICK ON YOUR PART TO HEAR IT.

This will be performed without accompaniment in the key provided.

Please sing in the octave that best suits your range.

2: AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL

AMERICA.pdf

THESE ARE INDIVIDUAL PART TRACKS, ONE FOR TREBLE RANGE AND ONE FOR BASS RANGE.

PLEASE USE THEM TO PRACTICE, BUT DO NOT SING ALONG WITH A TRACK FOR YOUR RECORDING. (You MAY use the starting note fron the track to get your opening pitch.)

3: WAYS TO SUBMIT YOUR VIDEO

OPTION 3: AIRDROP FROM YOUR DEVICE TO ME IN CLASS

4: CLICK BELOW TO COMPLETE YOUR SUBMISSION