SIGN UP NOW TO AUDITION
TUES JUNE 18/ WED JUNE 19
Both paid and volunteer positions available
All Staff Positions will be filled in June
“Every rehearsal is a master class . . .” That is what our singers are saying about Camerata Artistic Director, Dr. James K. Bass. With 3 Grammy nominations, Bass is the Director of Choral Studies at UCLA and a member of the professional choral group, Seraphic Fire.
5 REASONS TO AUDITION FOR CAMERATA SINGERS
1. Work with Artistic Director Dr. James K. Bass and Associate Conductor Tammi Alderman
2. Tuesday night rehearsals in Long Beach
3. Concerts this year include Peace Project, Messiah and Evening of Song, with solo opportunities for chorus members
4. Participate in the Long Beach Symphony “Violins of Hope” project singing the Verdi Requiem
5. Friendly atmosphere
Your audition is an opportunity for our artistic team to hear your voice, to explore your skills and to get to know you. The process takes about 10 minutes.
THE ELEMENTS OF THE AUDITION INCLUDE:
You will perform one piece of your choice, no more than three minutes in length. We suggest you choose a classical art song, aria or folk song. An accompanist will be provided (please bring a second copy of your music for the accompanist).
You will be asked to read short musical passages at sight. Our audition team will evaluate your ability to read musical intervals and rhythmic patterns.
NOTE: If you are applying for a Staff Position you must audition in June. All Staff positions will be filled and rostered by June 30. Our August audition date will be for VOLUNTEER SINGERS ONLY.