Audition Process

iSing's artistic directors meet with all interested singers and their families several times throughout the year. Our next audition dates are scheduled for april & june 2017. complete the form below and we'll be in touch with sign-up information.

WE ARE HAPPY TO MEET WITH SINGERS IN ALL GRADES, HOWEVER WE HAVE MORE AVAILABILITY IN GRADES 1–4. PLEASE REVIEW THE SKILLS REQUIREMENTS FOR GIRLS IN GRADES 6–12 PRIOR TO SIGNING UP FOR AN AUDITION. 

SINGERS, GRADES 1–3

THIS "AUDITION" IS AN INFORMAL MEETING WITH THE DIRECTORS, JENNAH AND SHANE. WE WILL TEST THE SINGER'S ABILITY TO MATCH PITCH, SING SIMPLE PATTERNS, AND PERFORM A SERIES OF EASY VOCAL EXERCISES. NO ADVANCED PREPARATION IS REQUIRED. HOWEVER, IF YOU'VE PREPARED A SONG, WE WOULD LOVE TO HEAR IT!

SINGERS, GRADES 4–5

THIS AUDITION WILL CONSIST OF SIMPLE EAR-TRAINING EXERCISES, SIGHT-READING, AND ASSESSMENT OF BASIC MUSICAL CONCEPTS. THESE TESTS ARE DIAGNOSTIC AND ARE INTENDED TO GAUGE PRIOR KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE. STUDENTS IN THIS CHOIR ARE EXPECTED TO MATCH PITCH.

SINGERS, GRADES 6–12

THIS AUDITION WILL CONSIST OF SIGHT-READING EXERCISES, A MUSIC THEORY DIAGNOSTIC TEST, AND A MINI-PERFORMANCE BY EACH SINGER. STUDENTS SHOULD PREPARE A SONG OF THEIR CHOOSING (HYMN, FOLK SONG, MUSICAL THEATER, ARIA, ETC.). IF YOU HAVE THE ACCOMPANIMENT, PLEASE BRING IT WITH YOU TO THE AUDITION. STUDENTS ARE EXPECTED TO MATCH PITCH AND TO HAVE PRIOR EXPERIENCE SINGING IN CHOIRS OR AS A SOLOIST. STUDENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED TO READ MUSIC WITH PROFICIENCY AND HAVE FUNDAMENTAL KNOWLEDGE OF MUSIC THEORY.