Festival Chorale auditions scheduled for Wednesday | TheUnion.com

Festival Chorale auditions scheduled for Wednesday

If you’ve ever wanted to sing with Music in the Mountains’ Festival Chorale, now’s your chance. Conductor Ryan Murray will hold auditions for experienced singers interested in joining the 90-voice chorale and preparing for holiday concerts.

Auditions will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1 at Peace Lutheran Church, 828 W. Main St., Grass Valley.

Individual auditions will be in three parts: Vocalization, pitch memory and sight singing.

Rehearsals for holiday concerts will begin Sept. 8 will be held Wednesday nights at Peace Lutheran Church. Concerts will be Dec. 3, 11 and 12.

To sign up for an audition, call Chrissie Marshall at Music in the Mountains, (530) 265-6173.

Murray promised “a return to great choral masterworks,” he said. “I would like to hear any experienced singers who have an interest in joining our hard-working, ever-improving group.”

The holiday concert lineup will include Rutter’s “Gloria,” “O Magnum Mysterium” by de Victoria and “Ave Maria” by Trond.

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