Marin Symphony Chorus
Alasdair Neale, Conductor
Kevin Fox, Director
The Marin Symphony Chorus is seeking experienced singers to join us for our upcoming collaboration with the magnificent Marin Symphony, under Maestro Alasdair Neale, in Carl Orff’s monumental masterpiece, Carmina Burana. The rehearsals on Monday evenings under MS Chorus Director Kevin Fox are seriously fun! Sign up for an audition, and you can raise your voice in these spectacular performances. Performances are Saturday, April 25, 2020 at 8 pm and Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 3 pm
Auditions held by appointment only at:
710 Wilson Avenue
Monday, January 6, 2020
Monday, January 13, 2020
Please submit your contact information, vocal part, and experience to firstname.lastname@example.org
We’re closed for the holidays but should you want to speak to someone at the Marin Symphony office about the chorus/auditions please call to 415.479.8100 after January 1, 2020.
Please allow 10 minutes for your audition.
- Vocalize in your range
- Bring a piece that you know well (choral or solo) and sing a section of approximately 45 seconds in length
- Be prepared to demonstrate the extent of your music reading ability (we’ll have a hymn sheet or similar)
Requirements for Membership in the Marin Symphony Chorus:
- Strong choral experience and knowledge of singing English, German, Italian, and Latin
- Good reading ability and musicianship
- Good vocal range, color, and flexibility
- Ability to blend and sing with excellent diction
- Know scores and texts in advance of rehearsals
- Continued vocal training is strongly encouraged
- A pleasant and enthusiastic personality
The Marin Symphony will provide scores, and there may be a modest associated fee.
Orff Carmina Burana, with the Marin Symphony Orchestra
Performances: Marin Center, San Rafael, Saturday, April 25, 2020, 8pm & Sunday, April 26, 2020, 3pm
Singers are expected to attend all eleven (12) Monday rehearsals, two (2) rehearsals with orchestra, and two (2) performances.
Absences are excused on a case by case basis.
Unity in Marin Novato, 7-9:30pm:
Mondays, February 3, 10, 17, 24, March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, April 6
Monday, April 13, 7pm
Monday, April 20, 7pm, with Maestro Alasdair Neale
With orchestra at Marin Center:
Thursday, April 23, 7pm
Saturday, April 25, 2:30pm