Audition and recruitment notices

To announce your choir's auditions on this page, please email Tom Hard < h a r d t {a~t} pdx.edu > .

ViVoce will hold auditions in September / October for our fall-winter season. ViVoce, a women’s a cappella singing group, performs folk and classical choral material, giving voice to diverse cultural experiences through song and story.

Members of ViVoce are experienced singers with good musicianship (sing a part independently and read music reasonably well). We enjoy singing together and aiming for musical excellence. We rehearse Monday evenings, beginning Monday 10/8/2013.

For more information about the group, or to arrange a time to sing for us, please contact:

Antonia Forster: antoniaforster@gmail.com 503-475-5724 or

Jamie Webster: jamieL.webster@yahoo.com 541-232-9110.

For more information about ViVoce, please visit https://vivocepdx.org/

Unistus Chamber Choir is auditioning now for five (5) openings: 1 soprano, 1 baritone, 1 bass and 2 tenors. 2018-19 concert schedule includes 8 concerts and a 2019 summer tour in Estonia which will include participating in the 2019 Song Festival. Please refer to our Mission Statement on FaceBook. Contact Lonnie Cline at 503-720-2599 for audition times and standards.

Bravo! Northwest Chorale seeks excellent vocalists who have a passion for singing and a love for great music. Our Chorale members range in experience from accomplished amateurs to trained professional singers. The Bravo! Chorale typically sings on three concert programs a season with the Washington Chamber Orchestra, performing in both Portland and Vancouver.

Chorale members should have past experience as a singer or instrumentalist and some music reading skills. To audition, please prepare a short solo piece of your choosing – that best shows your vocal quality. This could be an art song, aria, hymn, folk, or pop song. An accompanist will be provided. At your audition, you will be asked to vocalize, and to sight read two-three simple standard choral excerpts.

For more information on the 2018-19 Concert Season and to schedule an Audition, go to www.bravoconcerts.com and fill out an audition request form – or contact Dr. Maria Manzo, Music Director at; 360-906-0441. Auditions scheduled by appointment through September.

Bach Cantata Choir will be holding auditions for new singers at the end of August and early September. Singers should have prior experience singing Bach and/or other Baroque works in either a college or community choir. For 2018-19, the Choir is especially looking for sopranos (1st or 2nd). Please see audition requirements at http://www.bachcantatachoir.org.

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