Audition for the Houston Chamber Choir

2018 Audition Dates:

July 23, 24, 25

As the recipient of the 2018 Margaret Hillis Award for Choral Excellence, we are honored to showcase some of the country's leading choral talent.  Interested singers in all voice parts are encouraged to submit an application to be considered for an audition.

The Houston Chamber Choir compensates choir members for all rehearsals and performances.  Please note that interested parties must be a U.S. citizen or have a valid work visa in order to be considered for membership. 

 
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How to Apply

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Please submit the following information to auditions@houstonchamberchoir.org:

  1. Your current resume
  2. A brief cover letter
  3. A sound clip of a recently performed solo work

Audition Process

Auditions consist of:

  • Two prepared pieces of your choice, one in English and one in a foreign language. These solos may be drawn from the art song, opera, or oratorio repertoire. They do not need to be memorized. An accompanist will be provided.
  • A sight-reading passage.
  • Vocal agility and ear training exercises.
  • A conversation with the Artistic Director about your experience and personal goals.

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Location

Auditions are held at Christ Church Cathedral in downtown Houston at 1117 Texas Avenue, Houston, TX 77002.