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Vocal Audition Information

Audition Dates

  • Solo
    • Solo of worthwhile educational value, no more than 2 minutes in length, memorized
  • All-State Mixed Choral Audition piece
    • The Singing Heart    
      Bob Chilcott (b. 1955)
      SATB (Choir I) & SATB (Choir II)
      Oxford University Press  [BC39]

    • Learning CD available from www.eercmusic.com

  • Perform voice part by memory with the official NMMEA accompaniment recording

  • Soprano1, Alto 1, Tenor 1 and Bass 1 should audition as Choir 1
  • Soprano 2, Alto 2, Tenor 2 and Bass 2 should audition as Choir II
  • Sight-reading

2018 Ensemble Programs

Mixed Choir,  Dr. Edith Copley, Conductor

Cantate Domino (Kanta Jaunari Kantu Berria)
Josu Elberdin (b. 1976)
SSAATTBB a capella sung in English, Basque and Latin
GIA Music

“Praise the Lord” from Judas Maccabeus
F. Handel (1685-1759)/arr. Hal Hopson (b. 1933)
SATB with piano sung in English
Hal Leonard/Shawnee Press
HL 35017271

Bawo Thixo Somandla
Mxolisi Matyila/ arr. Sidumo Nyamezele
SATTB a cappella sung in the South African language of Xhosa earthsongs S-311

The Singing Heart (Audition Piece)
Bob Chilcott (b. 1955)
SATB (Choir I) & SATB (Choir II) with 11 handbells sung in English
Oxford University Press  [BC39]

 Musical Risotto
Jonathan Willcocks (1953)
SATB with piano sung in Italian
Roger Dean  distributed by Lorenz

Ballade to the Moon
Daniel Elder (b. 1986)
SATB (with some divisi) with piano sung in English
GIA Publications, Inc.

Way Ovuh in Beulah Lan’
Stacey V. Gibbs (b. 1964)
SSATTB a cappella sung in English
Hal Leonard/Gentry Publications

2018 All State Treble Choir, Dr. Anthony Maglione, conductor

Heleluyan – Muscogee (Creek), arr. Nancy Grundahl
SSAA, a cappella

Exultate, Justi, In Domino – Herman Hollander (1600-1636), ed. Rebecca Rottsolk
SSAA, a cappella
AMP 0770 

Koowu – Maryam Khoury (b. 1983)
SSA, a cappella, dumbek (drum)
Santa Barbara  distributed by Lorenz
SBMP 695                             

Father William from Three Choral Settings from “Alice in Wonderland” –  Irving Fine (1914-1962)
SSA, piano
Hal Leonard price

Vestigia – Imant Raminsh (b. 1943) 
SSA, piano, violin, cello
Hal Leonard price 

Regina coeli – Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
SSAA, SA soli a cappella

Gloria –  Ola Gjeilo (b. 1978)
SSAA, piano 4 hands
GIA Music