Ensemble Auditions

Choirs

For Concert Choir, Glee Club, Oriana Singers, University Choir, and Women's Chorale

Sunday, August 24, 2014; 12:30pm – 4:00pm

Monday, August 25 – Thursday, August 28, 2014; 9:00am - 12:00pm; 1:00pm - 4:00pm    

You do not need to prepare anything in advance. Your vocal range will be tested, and your sightsinging and tonal memory skills will be assessed.

Sign up for an audition time on the bulletin board outside of 106 Music Building I. All auditions will take place in 106.

For Essence of Joy

Sunday, August 24, 2014

4:00pm – Women, 5:30pm - Men
8:00pm -  All (required)

All auditions will take place in 110 Music Building I. You do not need to prepare anything in advance. For those not available on August 24, please contact Dr. Leach (atl105@psu.edu) prior to Monday, August 25 at 3:30 pm.


Opera Theatre: Fall 2014 information posted April 15


Concert Bands

For Symphonic Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band:

Monday, August 25 - Friday, August 29, 2014

An audition is required. Auditions consist of 4-5 minutes of music of your choice (solo, etude, excerpts, or whatever you feel best demonstrates your performing ability) and sight reading. It is recommended that you prepare two contrasting selections, one lyrical and expressive, the other more technical and virtuosic.

Sign up for an audition time on the bulletin board outside of 103 Music Building II.

For Concert Band (choice of 2 sections):

There is NO audition required. Please register for Music 082 and attend the first rehearsal. There will be a short placement audition for seating purposes.


Orchestras

For Philharmonic Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra

Monday, August 25 - Friday, August 29, 2014

Sign up for audition time on the bulletin board outside of 104 Music Building II. All auditions will take place in 104.

For Campus Orchestra

Auditions are not required for string players but winds and percussion must audition at the beginning of each semester. Register for Music 100 and attend the first rehearsal. There will be a short placement audition for seating purposes.


Jazz Bands and Combos

For Centre Dimensions, Inner Dimensions, Outer Dimensions

Fall 2014 audition information posted April 15

For Jazz Combos  

Fall 2014 audition information posted April 15