Auditions

Audition Procedure:
 
Students sing "My Country Tis of Thee" in several keys.
Students sight sing a melodic exercise.
 
Criteria:
 
Accuracy of rhythm
Accuracy of pitches
Breath Support
Diction
Ensemble Needs
Musicality
Range
Phrasing
Posture
Tone Quality
Vowel Shapes
 
Advancement Criteria:
 
Academic Grades (Eligibility)
Attitude
Rehearsal Behavior
Seniority
Sight Reading Ability
Tone Quality
Vocal Strength